The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil implemented the E-Visa program for nationals of Australia, Canada, Japan, and the United States.

Eligible nationals can apply for the e-visa at the following website:  The E-visa costs 40 USD which is significantly cheaper than the traditional visa and will have a maximum validity of two years.

The schedule of the launch of the E-visa is as follows:

  • November 21, 2017 – for Australian nationals
  • January 11, 2018 – for Japanese nationals
  • January 18, 2018 – for Canadian nationals
  • January 25, 2018 – for US citizens

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