1. Nationals of the following countries listed hereunder are required to obtain a pre-entry visa before entering Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:

  • Haiti
  • Dominican Republic
  • Syria
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Lebanon
  • China
  • Nigeria

The local fee charged for a Visa is EC$200.00 (non-refundable).

 2. Key factors we look for when someone applies for a Visa are:

  • Ability to maintain him or herself financially
  • Evidence of Employment
  • Evidence of Accommodation
  • Period for which visa is applied
  • Invitational letter from sponsor
  • Evidence of sponsor’s status on the island
  • Police Record (Applicant)

3. Process for applying for visa:

Persons from the above-named countries must apply to the Ministry of National Security in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The application, along with supporting information, is forwarded to the Ministry stated above. Please click the following links to obtain:  Entry Visa Application and Visa Criteria. 

Further information can be obtained by contacting the Ministry of National Security at telephone number: 784-457-1426 or email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Ministry of National Security, Air and Sea Port Development,
2nd Floor, Ministerial Building, Halifax Street,
Kingstown, Saint Vincent


(784) 457-1426
(784) 456-1111
(784) 457-2152