Update: 25/04/2024

Conditions To enter Tanzania/Zanzibar:
Complete removal of travel restrictions

  1. Vaccinated travellers: no pcr test required but must present a vaccination certificate
    Unvaccinated or partially vaccinated travellers: present a negative PCR test within 72 hours
  2. Apply for E-visa, mandatory for Tanzania and Zanzibar
  3. Apply for a PLF, mandatory only for Zanzibar
In 3 steps,
your e-Visa and/or Official PLF are ready!
Zanzibar-Tanzania Evisa - Zanzibar PLF

The instructions below were applicable before 1st March , 2022 and are no longer relevant.

All passengers traveling to Tanzania must present a certificate of negative COVID-19 PCR test result carried out within 72 hours of arrival in Tanzania.

Upon arrival, all passengers will be screened for COVID-19 in Dar es Salaam (DAR) at their own expense. The cost of testing for COVID-19 is $ 25 and must be paid in cash. Flight attendants are not affected.

Children up to the age of 5 are exempt from testing for COVID-19.


All passengers, nationals / foreigners or returning residents, from countries with new variants of COVID-19, according to the WHO daily alerts, or those who have traveled to these countries in the last 14 days, regardless of the route taken, must observe a quarantine of 14 days in a site approved by the government. Returning residents will be allowed to remain confined to their homes.

Required Forms

Passengers must complete an online traveler monitoring form prior to arriving in Dar es Salaam.


The Passenger Locator Form, is an online form, which must be completed before your travel. This online formular helps in the contact tracing. The Passenger Locator Form does not replace an Evisa and must be completed separately from the Evisa.

Zanzibar-Tanzania Evisa - Zanzibar PLF