St Maarten Visa and Passport Requirements
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To enter St Maarten, a passport valid for at least six months beyond departure is required by nationals referred to in the chart above.
Visas for St Maarten are not required by nationals referred to in the chart above for stays of up to one month (for each visit), for not more than a total of 90 days a year.
If nationals of these countries wish to stay for more than 30 days, they will need to report to the local police to obtain a long-stay permit.
Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the Dutch Embassy to check visa requirements for St Maarten.
Short-stay Caribbean visa: €35. The Caribbean visa allows nationals who do require a visa to make short visits to Aruba, Curaçao, St Maarten, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba.
The Caribbean visa is a multiple-entry visa valid for six months. During this time, travellers may visit any of the countries included under the scheme for a maximum of 90 days. Each continuous period in any one country may not exceed 30 days.
Applications for the Caribbean visa are usually processed within a week, but processing times vary depending on the country.