Libya Visa and Passport Requirements
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To enter Libya, a passport valid for the duration of stay is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
You must register with the police within a week of arrival; your tour operator or host company will usually arrange this for you. If you do not register, you risk having to pay a fine upon departure.
Passports with Israeli stamps are not valid for entry into Libya.
Visas are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
If travelling on business, you require a letter of invitation from a company operating in Libya.
Single-entry visit visa: £65; single-entry business visa: £100; multiple-entry visa: £150.
For transit visas you may be able to secure a shorter, transit visa of about seven days for short stopovers, provided you show an onward ticket and have a good reason for visiting the country. Check with the embassy in either Cairo or Tunis in this case.
Residency paperwork will be organised by your company if you are employed in Libya.