Extend Research Permit
You can extend your Research permit by specifying the number of days you need and justifying your request for extension. The Research and Conservation Unit will review request and notify you of the approval or rejection of your request.
If approved you will need to log back in and pay for the extended permit.
Kindly be advised that prior to visiting Volcanoes National Park, Gishwati-Mukura National Park and Nyungwe National Park, a SARS-CoV 2 Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) negative test certificate remains mandatory and should be taken within 72 hours prior to the visit. For Akagera National Park, an Antigen Rapid Test(RDT) taken within 72 hours prior to the visit is accepted.
"By purchasing this permit I accept to have read the terms and conditions of the park indemnity agreement".
Download: Volcanoes Indemnity Agreement
Download: GMNP Indemnity Agreement
Who can apply?
Foreign or Group of Foreign Researchers
|Visitor Category||Deposit Fee||Project Fee||Research Fee|
|Foreigner||$ 300||$ 50||$ 50|
|Foreign students||$ 300||$ 30||$ 50|
|Rwandan citizen||$ 300||$ 7||$ 7|
|Rwandan students||$ 300||$ 7||$ 7|
1] Deposit Fee & Project Fee is Refundable
2] Research Fee: Calculated for each month for the entire research duration and non-refundable. Paid for every month or part of month