Fiji Immigration

Apply for Search or Clearance Letter

Immigration Status Search can be done for the following:

  1. Travel Ban Search. To find out if you are eligible to travel to and from Fiji.
  2. Travel History Search. By doing this search you will get records of your travel to and from Fiji.
  3. Citizenship Eligibility Search. Foreign passport holder intending to apply for Fiji Citizenship under the categories mentioned below must apply for a search request with the Department to calculate their lawful period of stay in Fiji prior to applying for Citizenship.


  • If the application is lodged by a third party, the applicant must provide a consent letter to the third party to receive such information on his/her behalf.
Eligibility for New Applications
  • Application must be made by persons over 18 years of age.
  • For Citizenship Eligibility Search:
  • Non- citizen may apply for search/calculation under the following categories only;
  • Child of Fiji citizen over the age of 18 years-must have lawfully reside in Fiji 3 out of 5years;
  • Spouse of a Fiji citizen (legally married) – must have lawfully reside in Fiji 3 out of 5years ; and
  • Foreigners working and residing in Fiji under naturalization process – must have lawfully reside in Fiji for 5 out of 10 years.
Documentary Requirements

For Travel Ban Search and Travel History Search

  • Filled application search form.
  • Copy of Birth Certificate/Passport Bio data page.
  • Application fee – $12.30

For Citizenship Eligibility Search

  • Completed search application form
  • Copy of current valid passport
  • Copy of any previous passport used while in Fiji
  • Copies of all previous permits stamp or exemption status
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Copy of marriage certificate (for spouse application)
You must have:
  • For Citizenship Eligibility Search
  • Apply 3 months before your planned travel.
  • Complete the prescribed Application for a Visitor Visa for Fiji.
  • Submit photographs less than 6 months old (3), good quality color, full-face view of your head and shoulders, and taken against a plain or light-colored background.
  • Submit proof of funds to sustain the duration of stay.
  • Submit a copy of the confirmed return air ticket.
  • Submit confirmation of accommodation.
  • Submit translated certified copies of all non-English documents in English (registered translator).

Fee – FJD$12.30 (per person)


  • Application processing period: 10 working days
  • Notification of outcome: Through email or counter collection of search/calculation letter

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