How to Get a Brazil Tourist Visa at the Washington D.C. Consulate

Brazil Tourist Visa DC Consulate

Brazil Tourist Visa DC Consulate

The Washington D.C. Consulate serves people residing in Washington D.C., Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia, and North American bases – except Guam.

All Brazil Tourist Visa holders may only stay in Brazil for up to 90 days, regardless of nationality or the length of time that the Visa is given for.  You can extend the 90 days by going to the Federal Police in Brazil.  They can give you an additional 90 days on your visa (180 day per year maximum).

Go to my Brazil tourist visa page for information on how to get a tourist visa for Brazil at other consulates or embassies.

Get the Required Documents
Click on the Washington D.C. Consulate link here to confirm the “Required Documents” that you will need.
Visa Fee
Check to see that you have gotten a USPS (United States Postal Service) money order in the correct amount by going to the latest fee schedule located here.
Submit Your Materials

Submission instructions are located here.


Minors (under 18 years of age)

Parents or guardians of applicants under the age of 18 must also provide a notarized letter of consent as well as a copy of the birth certificate.  Here is the template for the letter of consent.

Wait for the Consulate to Process Your Visa
  • The Brazilian Consulate will give to you your brand new Brazilian Tourist Visa.
Vaccination Requirements
  • Check vaccination requirements here at the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
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