This Section provides information on applying for a visitor’s visa to visit Fiji. Many countries are exempted from acquiring a visa to visit Fiji. Countries that are not exempted need to apply for an entry Visa for Fiji.
Requirements for Application for Visa to Fiji
Complete Visa application Form. Incomplete forms may cause delays in issuance of applicant’s visa.
Ensure to provide:
1. Copy of applicant’s passport that does not expire within 6 months from the date of departure from Fiji (copy should be made of all pages including cover page except for blank pages);
2. Your full address while in Fiji;
3. Provide a letter of support from your relatives and/or friends if you will be staying with them whilst in Fiji;
4. A copy of your proposed flight itinerary to and from Fiji (do not purchase air tickets, etc., prior to Visa approval);
5. Three (3) recent passport size photos (name should be written on the backside in English letters);
6. Application Fee;
Multiple Entry Visa – FJD$190
Single Entry Visa – FJD$96
7. If applicant is living in Japan, copy of both sides of Certification of Alien Registration;
Completed applications are to be brought to the following address (mailed applications are not acceptable):
Embassy of the Republic of Fiji
3-5, 2-Chome, Azabudai
Allow one month for processing and approval by Immigration in Fiji.
What countries are exempt from acquiring visas for entry into Fiji?
The following classes of persons when landing in the Fiji Islands are exempted from obtaining a visa before entering the Fiji Islands:
Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, The Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Columbia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Estonia, The Federal Republic of Germany, The Federated States of Micronesia, Finland, France, Gambia, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guyana, The Holy See (Vatican), Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kiribati, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lesotho, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Nauru, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Republic of the Marshall Islands, The Republic of Palau, Romania, Russia, Samoa, Slovak Republic, St Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St Vincent & The Grenadines, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
A National or citizen of a country not listed above who holds an outward ticket for travel from the Fiji Islands to a destination in another country for which he or she holds a visa and will continue his or her journey form a port or an airport of disembarkation in the Fiji Islands to such destination on a ship or an aircraft that is scheduled to depart the Fiji Islands within 3 hours after the time of disembarkation.
Nationals of other countries not included in the list of exempted countries require prearranged visas, which can be applied for at the nearest Fiji Embassy or High Commission closer to their country of residence. Visas may be extended on application to the Department of Immigration in Suva, Lautoka or Nadi.
Requirements for Applicants from Exempted Countries
•A valid passport that does not expire within 3 months from the date of departure from Fiji;
•Return air tickets showing the date of departure from Fiji or the country of your next visit;
•Sufficient funds for holiday
Visitors who do not adhere to the above will be refused entry into Fiji.