Nepal Government

COVID-19 Advisory

November 25, 2020 

​     New in this Advisory:

  • Non-resident Nepalis or foreign passport holders of Nepali origin (and their families) may enter Nepal without pre-approval.
  • ​All other persons require either a visa issued in advance by the Embassy of Nepal in Ottawa or a recommendation or approval letter from a Nepal government ministry for visa on arrival.
  • All travellers require a negative COVID-19 test not more than 72 hours before departure from first port of call bound for Nepal.

Visiting some areas of Nepal may require an additional trekking or climbing permit. For more information, click on the Nepal Tourism Board link below.

Consular Information


Document Verification, Power of Attorney and Passport Requests

Canadian citizens may obtain a tourist visa valid for up to 90 days on arrival in Nepal at Tribhuvan International Airport (Kathmandu) with no pre-registration. For information about land border access, other types of visas, or visas for other foreign nationals, click on the Enhanced Visa Information link below.

All requests for document verification/authentication, Power of Attorney or Nepali passports must, by Nepali law, be processed by the Embassy of Nepal in Ottawa.

Trekking/Climbing Permits

The Honorary Consulate of Nepal in Calgary represents the Government of Nepal for the
Province of Alberta, offering information  on tourism and conducting business in Nepal, and
providing consular assistance to Nepali citizens.

Additional Government of Nepal Links

Visas for Travel to Nepal

Consulate of NepaL

​Province of Alberta, Canada

कन्सुलेट अफ नेपाल

प्रभिन्स अफ अलबर्टा क्यानडा

​Honorary Consulate of Nepal for the Province of Alberta 

Calgary, Canada 
+1 403.466.8955

Consultation by appointment only

​​​नेपाली भाषा सम्पर्क ओटावा मा नेपाल को दूतावास मा सहायताको लागि।

Embassy of Nepal in Canada
क्यानाडा मा नेपाल दूतावास
Ottawa, Ontario
+1 613.680.5513