All visitors wishing to travel to the Republic of Sierra Leone must obtain an appropriate visa or entry permit enter the country. Visa applications must be made through, the Sierra Leone High Commission in Nairobi, Kenya.
Citizens of Kenya, Uganda, Botswana, Malawi are exempted from this requirement and do not need entry permit to enter Sierra Leone.
The granting of a Sierra Leone visa is only a form of pre-entry clearance. It does not guarantee permission to enter the country. The Immigration Officer at the port of entry reserves the right to grant or deny admission. Visa holders are subject to gthe normal immigration control at any port of entry. Visitors to Sierra Leone require a valid visa each time they enter the country.