Samoa Visa and Passport Requirements

Passport required Return ticket required Visa Required
Australian Yes No Yes
Canadian Yes No Yes
USA Yes No Yes
Other EU Yes No Yes
British Yes No Yes


A passport valid for six months beyond the date of departure from Samoa is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.


Visas for Samoa are not required by nationals referred to in the chart above for stays of up to 60 days, provided you hold confirmed onward tickets and proof of sufficient funds to support your stay.

Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the embassy/high commission/honorary consulate to check visa requirements for Samoa.

Extension of stay

To extend the 60 days covered by the visitor permit, you must apply at the immigration office in Apia (

Embassies and tourist offices

Permanent Mission of Samoa to the United Nations in the USA

Telephone: (212) 599 6196.

Embassy of Samoa in Belgium

Telephone: (02) 660 8454.