Emergency travelling document is normally issued to Tanzanians who have no passport to enable them travel to Tanzania under emergency circumstances. Such emergency includes need to travel while the passport is expired and the new one has not been issued, a passport is lost while the owner is travelling, and any other situations deemed emergency.

To obtain an emergency travelling document an applicant needs to fill in an online application available on this Website or Tanzania Immigration Depertment.  The complete application form  is then submitted to the Embassy. Note that a copy of an old passport is mandatory.