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Palestinian National Authority Visa and Passport Requirements

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


A passport valid for a minimum of six months from the date of entry is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.


Visas are not required by all nationals referred to in the chart above for stays of up to three months. Visitors must check visa requirements for the country they are travelling through to reach Palestine (Egypt, Israel or Jordan).

Nationals not referred to in the chart above are advised to contact the nearest Palestinian mission to check visa requirements.

Visa Note

If travelling to the West Bank, visitors are advised to contact the Israeli Embassy in advance. If travelling to the Gaza Strip via the Rafah border crossing, visitors should obtain permission from the Egyptian Embassy before travelling.


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.

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