The vast majority of international visitors to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines do not need a visa to enter the country.
On 28 May 2015, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines signed a reciprocal visa waiver agreement with the European Union, which was confirmed on 15 December 2015. The deal was implemented on 1 January 2016. This agreement permits all nationals of nations that are contracting parties to the Schengen Accord to enter and remain in the Schengen Area without a visa for a maximum of 90 days in any 180-day period under the terms of the agreement.
China, Haiti, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Nigeria, Syria, and the Dominican Republic are these nations. All other countries can stay in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines for 30 days without a visa if they do not fall into any of the categories listed above.
Entry into Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
All passengers travelling to St. Vincent and the Grenadines must complete the Ministry of Health’s Pre-Arrival Form. Travelers who are fully immunised against COVID-19 are required to present proof of vaccination, as well as a negative PCR test result obtained within 72 hours prior to arrival or a negative rapid antigen test result obtained within 24 hours prior to arrival.
Non-immune travellers must present a negative PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to arrival and will be subject to a 7-day mandatory quarantine at their own expense in an approved hotel. They will be tested again on the fifth day of their quarantine.
The following is required:
Passport bio-page photocopy.
Two photos in passport size.
Letter from Sponsor.
Police Character Certificate.
Statement of Financial Affairs (Applicant and/or Sponsor).
After receiving your documents, the average processing time for a Saint Vincent and the Grenadines visa is between 5 and 15 business days.
On average, appointment wait times range from two to three weeks.
Who can visit Saint Vincent & the Grenadines without a visa?
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines’ Visa Policy states that all citizens of the European Union, with the exception of Ireland, the United Arab Emirates, Iceland, Norway, Russia, and Switzerland, are permitted to stay in the country visa-free for up to 90 days.
For detailed information on specific parts of the general visa process, you can refer to the links below to find the answer to your query. If you are unable to find any particular information, please contact us via email.
|Covid 19 / Border Control|
|What is a Visa?|
|What kind of visa do I need?|
|Do I need more than one visa?|
|How long is a visa valid for?|
|When do I need my visa?|
|What if my visa is refused?|
There are several types of visas available. The reason for your visit will determine which visa is required. The types of visas available are as follows:
- Long-stay Visa.
What to do if your visa to Saint Vincent & the Grenadines is refused?
You have the right to question this verdict. The embassy of the Member State that opted to deny the visa distributes a standard form to notify the applicant of the decision to deny a Saint Vincent visa and the reasons for the rejection. People regularly question us how we can “guarantee” the issuance of a visa. Because all final decisions are made by embassies, there is no way to obtain a 100 percent guarantee. All you can do is ensure that your application is as strong as possible. Please reach out with us if your visa application has been rejected.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) will no longer require air or sea travellers flying from a foreign country to SVG to present a negative COVID-19 test or proof of quarantine measures as of September 18, 2022. All travel restrictions linked to COVID-19 have been abolished.
Although the kingdom consists of 32 islands and cays, only nine of them are inhabited. The country is home to the oldest botanical gardens in the Western Hemisphere, which were established in 1765 and have been preserving uncommon plant species since then.
There have been occurrences of homicide, robbery, and assault, but the majority of visits are trouble-free. You should maintain at least the same level of personal security awareness as you would in the United Kingdom and ensure the safety of your lodging. This also applies to yacht accommodations.