Request for a facilitation letter from the Department. We will need the following:
The facilitation letter will allow the passport holder to fly with their expired passport to Fiji ONLY. A Certificate of Identity (COI) will be issued to the passport holder upon arrival at the Nadi International Airport and will incur a fee of $147.75 FJD. Please note that the facilitation letter is issued on the notion that the passport holder will renew their passport in Fiji. Requests for facilitation letters can be sent to [email protected] or [email protected]
You can apply for a waiver to appear in person. Please download the waiver checklist and passport application form and ensure that all documents are in order as per checklist and passport form is filled accordingly before submission to [email protected]
Please be advised that applicants from all visa required countries must apply for Visa to visit or transit Fiji.
These countries do not need to apply for pre-entry Visa: Visa Exempted Countries (immigration.gov.fj)
If your country is not on this list then you need to apply for Visa.
Applicant will be sent an email once application is successfully submitted online.
Please plan and apply for Visas well before travel dates.
To confirm Payment/ Get an official Receipt for payment
Email [email protected]. Due to the influx of enquiries it may take time for our officers to respond to your query.
Please ensure all documents are submitted as per documentary requirements.
Applicant will be sent an email once application is successfully submitted online:
1) The email will confirm the applicants FID number beginning with 0670-****** [this is to be used in all communication regarding the application]
2) The email will contain account payment details.
Changing of employment in the country is not permissible unless approved by the Department of Immigration.
Changing of position under the same company or employer is permissible however Employer needs to apply for variation of work permit.
Extension must be lodged 30 days prior to the expiry of the current permit.
21 Days are issued for business purpose. If applicant intends to stay more than the intended days, then company/organization need to apply for Short Term Work Permit.
Work Permit holders can engage in part time studies only.
Not exceeding 3 years beginning from the approval date
Dependents/Spouse on exemption status (spouse category) or co-extensive residence permit can work provided they apply for work permit. They will need to submit all the requirements and checklist and pay the relevant fee for work permit.
This is only permissible if:
This is only permissible if:
Yes those that are registered on Exemption status under the VKB and Descent category can work, reside, study and research without the need to obtain a permit.
No. However there are other available options:
No. there is no need to apply for another permit however applicant need to submit the following:
Do note that you will need to have a valid study permit upon submission of the above documents.