1. Business Visitors Permit
From 1 August 2022, Business Visitors Permit will be granted for a period of 21 days.
A Business Visitors Permit allows foreign nationals to undertake business, study, research, consultancy, or work related activities in Fiji for 21 days.
A Business Visitors Permit is not required to attend workshop, training and meetings in Fiji, Visitors Permit will be issued instead.
2. Cessation of Passport Stamping
- Work Permit
- Investor Permit
- Residence Permit
2.2 Please retain an e-copy/hardcopy of the final permit letter at all time.
3. Changes in the Visa Processing timeframe
3.1 Effective 1st February, 2023, Visa processing time will increase from three (3) consecutive days to fourteen (14) working days. This is to allow us to accomodate the increasing demand for Visas. Please ensure visa applications are lodged well before travel dates.
3.2 You may access the visa checklis here - Application for a Visa into Fiji (Requirements Checklist)
3.3 You may lodge your online visa application here - Online Application Form
Note: When uploading documents, please ensure all attachments are certified and in PDF format.
4. Notice to Permit Holders
This is to advise that all foreign nationals who are currently stranded in the country due to COVID-19 should contact Fijian Immigration Office so that they could be properly guided to maintain their legal status. This applies to all categories of permit holders. Refer to the Public Notice as of 05/02/2022 here.
5. Travel Advisory: COVID-19
Please refer to COVID-19 travel guidance link to assist you in your travel to Fiji: https://www.mcttt.gov.fj/international-travel
6. Immigration Online Services
As part of the Departments ongoing plan for Digital Transformation, customers can now lodge ‘Permit and Visa’ application online through the Fijian Immigration Department Website and make appointments online for lodgment of Passports.
- For more information on Online Permit and Visa Lodgment click here
- For information on making appointments for Passport Lodgment click here.