Visa A-1

Step by step for applying via post or in person

Preparare your documentation

  • Application form, fill it out and print it. (Click here)
  • Photocopy of your flights details in and out of Cuba.
  • Recent passport size photo.
  • The passport

Make the transaction

The cost per visa is $124 AUD plus $7 for a standard postage within Australia. For more postage fee options, please, find them at the bottom of the page. 

Account details as follows:
Name“CONSULATE REP CUBA”
BSB:  082 – 902       Account No.:   65 – 886 – 1632

Please, don’t forget to include your name in the  transaction’s field description.

Send us your documentation

Send us the documentation required in the Step 1 to:  POBOX 4433, Manuka, ACT, 2603

Further information

About documentation and time frame

If applicants fulfill all the documentation required the visa may be issued in three working days or even less time once the bank transfer has been uploaded to “Consulate of Cuba” account. The rest of the time until visa arrival depends on the postage option selected from then Australia Post Network.

be updated on the status of your visa

The information supplied in  the email field of the app form, will be used for sending notifications regarding the status (documentation received, payment completed and visa issued) of the visa granting process.

about the A-1 Visa

  • The A-1 visa is sticked in the passport.
  • The A-1 visa is a single-entry visa which allows travelers to enter Cuba for touristic purposes for a maximum stay of 30 days starting from the date of entry to Cuba.
  • The A-1 visa can be extended for another 30 days while in Cuba, before Immigration Offices. 
  • The A-1 visa is non transferable and non refundable, unless a mistake is committed during the issuing process by the Cuban Consulate.

about postage and delivery

  • The delivery company that our office use is Australia Post. By completing in the app form “Address for sending the visa” section, the client agrees with the terms and conditions of Australia Post services. Click here for visit its website.
  • Envelopes only can be delivery within Australia’s territory.
  • The Consulate of Cuba takes no responsibility in case of delayed deliveries or lost envelopes. 
  • Those who are applying as a group, can choose to pay  only once the postage fee. Then, visas will be sent together to the same address.
  • Clients can select the type of preferred envelope:

Registered

Time frame: 3-5 working days.
Cost: $7 AUD
A signature upon delivery is required. This service includes $100 AUD of extra cover.

Express

Time frame: next working day.
Cost: $7 AUD
Standard option

Express (with signature on delivery)

Time frame: next working day.
Cost: $10 AUD
A signature upon delivery is required. In case of lost Australia Post takes responsability

Express Platinum

Time frame: next working day guaranteed.
Cost: $17 AUD
A signature upon delivery is required. This service includes $100 AUD of extra cover.

ABOUT PERSONAL DATA PROVIDED

All the data provided to the Consulate of Cuba will be used exclusively for the visa process, and will remain always confidential.