A Diplomatic Visa may be issued to the following individuals:
Those holding a diplomatic passport from any country and recommended by the concerned foreign diplomatic mission for a diplomatic visa, as well as individuals considered eligible for diplomatic privileges by the Nepal government and their family members holding diplomatic passports, unless a special order has been issued by the Nepal government.
Diplomatic visas will be issued on a reciprocal basis and may be extended at a time or from time to time for the duration of the assignment in Nepal.
To apply for a diplomatic visa, an application must be submitted using the format in Appendix 1. However, an application in this format is not required if a request or recommendation accompanied by necessary details is made by a foreign diplomatic mission or a body authorized to do so.