Visas for Bolivia

PLEASE NOTE: You will be required to submit your passport to the consulate. You will NOT have access to your passport until the visa process is finished by the consulate. Please plan accordingly. The consulate will not release your passport until the visa process is finished.

ATTENTION: Foreign consulates do not accept demands from travelers. They do not work around a traveler’s time-frame, and may request additional documents not listed in the general instructions at any given time and circumstance without notice.

STEP 1

Fill out your forms and gather your required documents outlined below.

GATHER DOCUMENTS

Follow the instructions below. Pay close attention to the important notices!

STEP 2

Make an appointment so we can review, sort, prepare your documents and take your photos.

CALL FOR APPOINTMENT: 818.665.2051

If you already have your own passport-type photos, bring them with you. Otherwise we will take your photos.

STEP 3

Your visa application will be submitted to the foreign consulate the next business day.

SUBMIT APPLICATION

Should any additional requirements or demands from the consulate arise, we will communicate it to you immediately after we leave the consulate lobby.

STEP 4

We will collect your passport and visa from the consulate on the day scheduled by the consulate.

RECEIVE DOCUMENTS

Your visa & any other original documents will be at our office available for pick up on the same day they are released by the consulate or shipped if requested.

Follow These Instructions to Obtain a Visa For Bolivia

FORMS must be completed and signed by hand. No electronic or photocopied signatures will be accepted. Please print forms in WHITE PAPER ONLY.

DO NOT ship your documents to Arista Offices without first communicating with us.

DO NOT ship your materials for 8AM delivery unless instructed to do so.

Visa Requirements

  • Your passport MUST be valid for AT LEAST 6 MONTHS, counting from the day you leave Bolivia
  • Your passport MUST contain at least ONE blank, completely clear “VISAS” page (Amendments and Endorsement pages do not count)
  • Your passport MUST be signed

Click here if your passport does NOT meet ALL of these requirements.

  • Click Here for the Sworn Statement/Visa Application Form
  • Click Here for the Arista Work Order Form
  • IMPORTANT: PLEASE SIGN YOUR FORM EXACTLY AS YOU’VE SIGNED YOUR PASSPORT.
  • Professional passport-type photograph: 1
  • Copy of round trip or cruise-line tickets or tentative itinerary, printed from online vendor or travel agency letterhead
  • If you have trouble printing your form or itinerary, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office
  • Copy of hotel reservation, or a letter of invitation from friends/relatives in Bolivia. Please make sure the inviters’ letter includes names, address, phone numbers and period of stay.
  • If you have trouble printing your letter, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office.
  • Copy of monthly bank statements or a simple photocopy of a credit card (you may erase or black-out the credit card number)
Type of visa Validity* Processing Consulate Fee Arista Service Fee
Multiple entry up to 5 years 2-3 business days $160 $95
  • Maximum *validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to ENTER a given country
  • Duration of stay: 90 days per trip
  • All visa and service fee payments must be made upfront prior to the submission of applications
  • Please provide your own US Postal Service MONEY ORDER payment for the consulate visa fees (leave the Payable to portion blank)
  • If you would like to pay for your consulate fee using a credit card through Arista, a convenience charge of 3% will be added to the consulate fee amount for groups of 4 travelers or more
  • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles does not offer rush or expedited processing
  • Processing times are based on the Bolivian consulate business days: Monday through Friday only. Saturday, Sunday, Bolivian and US Holidays do NOT count as business days
  • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles may change their processing times without notice. Please make sure that your departure dates do not conflict with the consulate visa release date

Our Service Fees INCLUDE:

  • 1 set of visa photos
  • Consulate money orders, if needed
  • Tracking the visa status
  • Emails and phone call follow ups
  • 1 submission and 1 pick-up visit to the consulate

Payment Options:

  1. Make ONE payment to ARISTA for all services and fees altogether (Arista will then pay for the government fees on your behalf)
  2. Make TWO individual payments:
    • Submit your own US POSTAL MONEY ORDER in the amount equivalent to the visa type you are requesting (for example: $180), and…
    • Pay for the Arista service fees separately (by check, credit/debit card, cash, etc)
Shipping documents back to you:

  • Please provide us a return method for return shipments, such as an air-bill, credit card info, or a prepaid envelope
  • Per your request, we may ship your documents back to you by FedEx only, and add our flat shipping charge to the total fee for the services provided to you
  • Please CLICK HERE to visit our SHIPPING page for more info
For BUSINESS, FILMING, and other temporary assignments. This VISA is valid for 30 days since the date of entry and allows the holder to extend the stay as long as necessary per formal request before Migration Bolivia.
  • Your passport MUST be valid for AT LEAST 6 MONTHS, counting from the day you leave Bolivia
  • Your passport MUST contain at least ONE blank, completely clear “VISAS” page (Amendments and Endorsement pages do not count)
  • Your passport MUST be signed

Click here if your passport does NOT meet ALL of these requirements.

  • Click Here for the Sworn Statement/Visa Application Form
  • Click Here for the Arista Work Order Form
  • IMPORTANT: PLEASE SIGN YOUR FORM EXACTLY AS YOU’VE SIGNED YOUR PASSPORT.
  • Professional passport-type photograph: 1
  • Copy of round trip or tentative itinerary, printed from online vendor or travel agency letterhead
  • If you have trouble printing your form or itinerary, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office
  • Cover Letter stating the specific purpose and travel dates, or…
  • Invitation/Sponsoring Letter stating that the expenses will be covered by the sending or hosting company or institution
  • If you have trouble printing your letter, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office
Type of visa Validity* Processing Consulate Fee Arista Service Fee
Multiple entry up to 30 days 4-5 business days $85 $95
  • Maximum *validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to ENTER a given country
  • Duration of stay: 30 days per trip, extendable as long as necessary per formal request before Migration Bolivia
  • All visa and service fee payments must be made upfront prior to the submission of applications
  • Please provide your own US Postal Service MONEY ORDER payment for the consulate visa fees (leave the Payable to portion blank)
  • If you would like to pay for your consulate fee using a credit card through Arista, a convenience charge of 3% will be added to the consulate fee amount for groups of 4 travelers or more
  • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles does not offer rush or expedited processing
  • Processing times are based on the Bolivian consulate business days: Monday through Friday only. Saturday, Sunday, Bolivian and US Holidays do NOT count as business days
  • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles may change their processing times without notice. Please make sure that your departure dates do not conflict with the consulate visa release date

Our Service Fees INCLUDE:

  • 1 set of visa photos
  • Consulate money orders, if needed
  • Tracking the visa status
  • Emails and phone call follow ups
  • 1 submission and 1 pick-up visit to the consulate

Payment Options:

  1. Make ONE payment to ARISTA for all services and fees altogether (Arista will then pay for the government fees on your behalf)
  2. Make TWO individual payments:
    • Submit your own US POSTAL MONEY ORDER in the amount equivalent to the visa type you are requesting (for example: $180), and…
    • Pay for the Arista service fees separately (by check, credit/debit card, cash, etc)
Shipping documents back to you:
  • Please provide us a return method for return shipments, such as an air-bill, credit card info, or a prepaid envelope
  • Per your request, we may ship your documents back to you by FedEx only, and add our flat shipping charge to the total fee for the services provided to you
  • Please CLICK HERE to visit our SHIPPING page for more info

Nationals of the following countries ARE NOT REQUIRED to obtain a visa to enter Bolivia (duration of stay up to 90 days):

Brazil Estonia Ireland Mexico Paraguay Spain
Canada Finland Italy Monaco Peru Sweden
Chile France Japan Netherlands Philippines Switzerland
Colombia Germany Latvia New Zealand Poland Turkey
Czech Republic Greece Liechtenstein Norway Portugal Turkey
Denmark Hungary Lithuania Palestine Slovakia United Kingdom And Northern Ireland
Ecuador Iceland Luxembourg Panama Slovenia Venezuela
  • Your passport MUST be valid for AT LEAST 6 MONTHS, counting from the day you leave Bolivia
  • Your passport MUST contain at least ONE blank, completely clear “VISAS” page (Amendments and Endorsement pages do not count)
  • Your passport MUST be signed

Click here if your passport does NOT meet ALL of these requirements.

  • Click Here for the Sworn Statement/Visa Application Form
  • Click Here for the Arista Work Order Form

IMPORTANT: PLEASE SIGN YOUR FORM EXACTLY AS YOU’VE SIGNED YOUR PASSPORT.

  • Professional passport-type photograph: 1
  • Copy of round trip or cruise-line tickets or tentative itinerary, printed from online vendor or travel agency letterhead
  • If you have trouble printing your form or itinerary, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office
  • Copy of hotel reservation, or a letter of invitation from friends/relatives in Bolivia. Please make sure the inviters’ letter includes names, address, phone numbers and period of stay.
  • If you have trouble printing your letter, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office.
  • Copy of monthly bank statements or a simple photocopy of a credit card (you may erase or black-out the credit card number)
  • Present your proof of US immigration status: Your original permanent resident card (green card), I-94, or advance parole originals
Type of visa Validity* Processing Consulate Fee Arista Service Fee
Multiple entry up to 5 years 2-3 business days $0 $95
  • Maximum *validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to ENTER a given country
  • Duration of stay: 90 days per trip
  • All visa and service fee payments must be made upfront prior to the submission of applications
  • Please provide your own US Postal Service MONEY ORDER payment for the consulate visa fees (leave the Payable to portion blank)
  • If you would like to pay for your consulate fee using a credit card through Arista, a convenience charge of 3% will be added to the consulate fee amount for groups of 4 travelers or more
  • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles does not offer rush or expedited processing
  • Processing times are based on the Bolivian consulate business days: Monday through Friday only. Saturday, Sunday, Bolivian and US Holidays do NOT count as business days
  • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles may change their processing times without notice. Please make sure that your departure dates do not conflict with the consulate visa release date

Our Service Fees INCLUDE:

  • 1 set of visa photos
  • Consulate money orders, if needed
  • Tracking the visa status
  • Emails and phone call follow ups
  • 1 submission and 1 pick-up visit to the consulate

Payment Options:

  1. Make ONE payment to ARISTA for all services and fees altogether (Arista will then pay for the government fees on your behalf)
  2. Make TWO individual payments:
    • Submit your own US POSTAL MONEY ORDER in the amount equivalent to the visa type you are requesting (for example: $180), and…
    • Pay for the Arista service fees separately (by check, credit/debit card, cash, etc)
Shipping documents back to you:

  • Please provide us a return method for return shipments, such as an air-bill, credit card info, or a prepaid envelope
  • Per your request, we may ship your documents back to you by FedEx only, and add our flat shipping charge to the total fee for the services provided to you
  • Please CLICK HERE to visit our SHIPPING page for more info
For BUSINESS, FILMING, and other temporary assignments. This VISA is valid for 30 days since the date of entry and allows the holder to extend the stay as long as necessary per formal request before Migration Bolivia.
  • Your passport MUST be valid for AT LEAST 6 MONTHS, counting from the day you leave Bolivia
  • Your passport MUST contain at least ONE blank, completely clear “VISAS” page (Amendments and Endorsement pages do not count)
  • Your passport MUST be signed

Click here if your passport does NOT meet ALL of these requirements.

  • Click Here for the Sworn Statement/Visa Application Form
  • Click Here for the Arista Work Order Form
  • IMPORTANT: PLEASE SIGN YOUR FORM EXACTLY AS YOU’VE SIGNED YOUR PASSPORT.
  • Professional passport-type photograph: 1
  • Copy of round trip or tentative itinerary, printed from online vendor or travel agency letterhead
  • If you have trouble printing your form or itinerary, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office
  • Cover Letter stating the specific purpose and travel dates, or…
  • Invitation/Sponsoring Letter stating that the expenses will be covered by the sending or hosting company or institution
  • If you have trouble printing your letter, you are welcome to email it as an attachment to us at info@aristavisa.com and we will be glad to print it for you at our office
  • Present your proof of US immigration status: Your original permanent resident card (green card), I-94, or advance parole originals
  • Type of visa Validity* Processing Consulate Fee Arista Service Fee
    Multiple entry up to 30 days 4-5 business days $85 $95
    • Maximum *validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to ENTER a given country
    • Duration of stay: 30 days per trip, extendable as long as necessary per formal request before Migration Bolivia
    • All visa and service fee payments must be made upfront prior to the submission of applications
    • Please provide your own US Postal Service MONEY ORDER payment for the consulate visa fees (leave the Payable to portion blank)
    • If you would like to pay for your consulate fee using a credit card through Arista, a convenience charge of 3% will be added to the consulate fee amount for groups of 4 travelers or more
    • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles does not offer rush or expedited processing
    • Processing times are based on the Bolivian consulate business days: Monday through Friday only. Saturday, Sunday, Bolivian and US Holidays do NOT count as business days
    • The Bolivian consulate in Los Angeles may change their processing times without notice. Please make sure that your departure dates do not conflict with the consulate visa release date

    Our Service Fees INCLUDE:

    • 1 set of visa photos
    • Consulate money orders, if needed
    • Tracking the visa status
    • Emails and phone call follow ups
    • 1 submission and 1 pick-up visit to the consulate

    Payment Options:

    1. Make ONE payment to ARISTA for all services and fees altogether (Arista will then pay for the government fees on your behalf)
    2. Make TWO individual payments:
      • Submit your own US POSTAL MONEY ORDER in the amount equivalent to the visa type you are requesting (for example: $180), and…
      • Pay for the Arista service fees separately (by check, credit/debit card, cash, etc)
    Shipping documents back to you:

      • Please provide us a return method for return shipments, such as an air-bill, credit card info, or a prepaid envelope.
      • Per your request, we may ship your documents back to you by FedEx only, and add our flat shipping charge to the total fee for the services provided to you.
      • Please CLICK HERE to visit our SHIPPING page for more info

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