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Trinidad and Tobago Visa and Passport Requirements

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


To enter Trinidad and Tobago, a valid machine-readable passport is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.

Passport Note

Visitors must also provide a proper local address in Trinidad and Tobago.


Visas for Trinidad and Tobago are not required by nationals referred to in the chart above for stays of up to 90 days, except:

• Nationals of Australia who do require a visa.

Visa Note

Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the embassy/high commission to check visa requirements for Trinidad and Tobago.

Types and Cost

Single-entry visa: TT$200; multiple-entry visa: TT$400.


Three months.

Application to

Consulate (or consular section at embassy/high commission).

Working days

Depending on nationality, tourist visas will be issued in anything from a week to a month.

Sufficient Funds

All visitors to Trinidad and Tobago must have proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay.

Extension of stay

To extend your stay, you need to apply to the Chief Immigration Officer. You can extend your stay to a maximum of six months from the date of entry into Trinidad and Tobago. See for details.

This page reflects our understanding of current rules for the most common types of travel to the said country. However, please note that each authority sets and forces entry rules, hence we strongly recommend that you verify critical information with the relevant embassy before travel.

Embassies and tourist offices

High Commission of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in the UK

Telephone: (020) 7245 9351.
Address: , 42 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8NT,
Opening times:

Mon-Fri 0900-1700; Mon-Fri 1000-1400 (visa applications).

Embassy of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in the USA

Telephone: (202) 467 6490.
Address: NW, 1708 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, 20036,
Opening times:

Mon-Fri: 0900-1700, 1000-1430 (consular).

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