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Application for Namibian Citizenship

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All applicants must submit the following:

  1. Duly filled and signed application form [PDF]
  2. Certified copies of legal documents showing proof of Namibian descent
  3. Payment of US$20.00 (money order or certified check);* Personal checks are not accepted.
  4. Self-addressed, pre-paid envelope (should have a tracking no.) for the return of your document.

What do I do with the completed documents?

Once you have all the required documents, please place them in one envelope and mail them to the following address:

The Embassy of the Republic of Namibia in Washington DC
Att: Consular section
1605 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009

How long does it take?

In general the process takes 2 - 4 months. However, the speed at which your papers will be processed depends greatly on your ability to furnish the Embassy with all the proper documents. It is always recommended that you send your application material far in advance of when your need them and that you make copies of your records before sending them through the mail.