Knowing Vietnam Immigration Department in a minute!

When visiting Vietnam, knowing where to go, famous places to visit is not enough. You also have to know where the Vietnam Immigration Department office is located.

Why do you should know Vietnam Immigration Department’s address? In case there is any trouble happens, you should immediately fin a Vietnam Immigration Department to help you.

Foreigners in general and Indian citizens in particular are sometime required to be at Vietnam Immigration office for their visa process or some special case. So where is Vietnam Immigration Department? This article will supply you their address in both Hanoi, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.

What is Vietnam Immigration Department?
Vietnam Immigration Department is a functioning bureau belonging to Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security. Its powers and functions focus on approving, supervising or disciplining Vietnamese citizens and foreigners’ immigration, migration to and from Vietnam.

Vietnam Immigration Department is also the official organization that grants Vietnam visa for you. In issuing Vietnam visa, all Embassies and Consulates abroad are to co-operate with Vietnam Immigration Department before approving or granting any Vietnam visa or other Vietnam Immigration related documents.

Vietnam Immigration Department office
In summary, Vietnam Immigration Department is the official unit that issuing the following documents:

1. For Domestic Vietnamese
– Ordinary passport
– Confirmation of Identity card
– Permanent or temporary reside in other countries

2.  For Vietnamese Overseas And Foreigners
– Vietnam Visa, Vietnam visa extension for Indian citizens, Vietnam Visa renewal
– Vietnam Visa approval letter, Vietnam Visa approval code
– Vietnam temporary or permanent residence card
– Guarantee to migrate in Vietnam

News that you should know, there is an immigration office in every province of Vietnam. Though, for the visa related issued, Indian passport holders are suggest to contact the three offices of Vietnam Immigration in three main regions of the country: The North, The Central, and the South. Following is the detailed contact of these offices:

Address: 44- 46 Tran Phu Street, Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi, Vietnam.

Working hours
Morning: 8 am – 11 am
Afternoon: 1:30 pm – 4 pm
From Monday to Friday and Saturday morning

Phone numbers for querying

+ (04).8264026: about entry and exit Vietnam, residing of foreigners in Vietnam, repatriating of Vietnam citizens living abroad.
+ (04).8260922: about entry and exit of Vietnam citizens
+ (04).9345609: administration procedures
+ (04).8257941: about entry and exit at Vietnam borders and other related issues.

Address: No 7 Tran Quy Cap, Da Nang city, Vietnam
Phone No: (+84-7511) 3 823 383

Address:        No161 Nguyen Du, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
Phone No:       (+84-8) .38.299.398
Fax:     (+84-8).8.244.075