A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Ethiopia. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ethiopia, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager (an equivalent to Vice-President or above). The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
• Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
• State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Ethiopia.
• Specify the type and desired validity of the visa (ie. a one year multiple entry business visa).
Former Eritrean Supplemental Form.
Applicants of Eritrean origin need to fill out the supplemental information form. This form is a available here
. Please note that processing times for these applicants can be extended by several weeks at the embassy's discretion.