Visa Application

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

Completed visa application form. Incomplete forms may cause delays in processing of visa application.

Ensure to provide:

1. Passport or certified copy of passport bio-data page (passport should be valid for more-than 6 months from the time of intended arrival);

2. Confirmation of pre-booked accomodation or support letter from family/relatives/friends if accomodated by them, including valid I.D/passport for local sponsor. Both should indicate address in Fiji;

3. Copy of proposed travel itinerary (do not purchase air tickets prior to visa approval);

4. Proof of funds to sustain you for the duration of the stay in Fiji (e.g bank statement/visa cards etc);

5. Two recent passport size photos (name should be written on the backside in English letters);

6. Proof of approved visa and onward ticket if applicant is travelling to another country needing visa.

7.Consent letter from spouse if travelling alone;

8.Consent letter from parents for those under 18 years and travelling alone;

9.Approved leave (letter or email) from employer

10. Application Fee;
Multiple Entry Visa – FJD$180
Single Entry Visa – FJD$91

11. If applicant is living in Japan, copy of both sides of Certification of Alien Registration;

Completed applications to be sent to the following address;

Attention: Consular Section

Embassy of the Republic of Fiji
Noa Building
(14th Floor)
3-5, 2-Chome, Azabudai
Minato-Ku, Tokyo
Japan 106-0041

Allow one month for processing and approval by Immigration in Fiji.

For further information – http://www.immigration.gov.fj/travel-requirements/fiji-visas#visas

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
Bermuda
Botswana
Brazil
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria
Canada
Chile
China
Columbia
Cook Islands [NZ passport holder]
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Commonwealth Dominica
Estonia
The federal Republic of Germany
The federated States of Micronesia
Finland
France
The Gambia
Ghana
Greece
Grenada
Guyana
Holy See (Vatican)
Hong Kong [SAR]
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Kenya
Kiribati
Latvia
Lesotho
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxemburg
Macau
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Malta
Mauritius
Mexico
Moldova
Monaco
Nauru
The Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Norway
Palau
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
The Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Republic of Ireland
Republic of the Marshall Islands
Romania
Russia
Samoa
Serbia
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 & Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Tuvalu
Uganda
United Arab Emirates
Ukraine
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
United States of America
Uruguay
Vanuatu
Venezuela
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 6 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

IMPORTANT

Visitors who do not adhere to the above will be refused entry into 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

IMPORTANT

Visitors who do not adhere to the above will be refused entry into Fiji.