Barbados Entry Requirements
Before leaving to your Barbados vacation getaway, please ensure you have packed the required documents:
Every person entering Barbados, including all North American citizens (Americans and Canadians), should be in possession of a valid passport for return to their own country or for re-entry through another country. This applies to both adults and children or infants whether travelling alone or with guardians.
Change text to state that visas may be required for entry into Barbados by many countries. Please check with your travel and/or your consulate before travel.
Visas are required for citizens from the following countries:
Afghanistan, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Bahrain, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia – Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Comoros, Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire), Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Monaco, Macau, Montenegro, Morocco, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar (formerly Burma), Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Sao Tome & Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Slovakia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Togo, United Arab Emirates, Vatican City, Vietnam, People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen, Yemen Arab Republic, Zaire
Applicants for visas must complete the form in duplicate. The form is to be accompanied by two (2) passport size photographs. Visas may be obtained from any of Barbados’ Missions overseas.
Duration of Stay
Visitors coming to Barbados should provide proof of adequate means of support for the duration of their stay to the satisfaction of the Immigration Officer at the port of entry. They should be in possession of valid return tickets.
Extension of Stay
Visitors wishing to extend their stay should apply to:
The Chief Immigration Officer
Careenage House, The Wharf
Tel: (246) 434 4100