passport of Rwanda

Rwanda Passport

Passport rankings out of 193 countries

Freedom of travel120

Asset protection20

Quality of life136

"Plan B"95

About Rwanda

A state in East Africa. Located south of the Sahara Desert, in the African Great Lakes region. It borders Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Rwanda is an agricultural country: coffee, tea, bananas, cassava, sweet potatoes, legumes and other crops are grown there, and a significant part of industrial capacity is directed to the processing of agricultural products. The main sources of foreign exchange earnings are tourism, the export of coffee and tea, and mining.


12.9 million



Official language

English, French, Kinyarwanda and Swahili

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Rwandan franc

Grounds for obtaining a Rwanda passport

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Birth to citizens of the country

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Marriage to a citizen of the country

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Work for the country's government

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Estimated time: 5 years

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Parents citizenship

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Special conditions

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Special services to the state

Obtaining a Rwanda passport by naturalization: requirements for applicants

Knowledge of state language

Assimilation or cultural knowledge

Stable financial status

Good health

No criminal records