Visas for Samoa

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Visas for Samoa

Entry Requirements for Samoa

All foreign nationals (except for US nationals ordinarily resident in American Samoa) can obtain a free visitor's permit valid for 60 days upon arrival in Samoa as long as they fulfil all of the following conditions:

  • present a passport valid for at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from Samoa
  • have a return or onward ticket
  • have a valid visa or permit for entry into the country to which you will travel from Samoa
  • state accomodation arrangements such as hotel or resort or family and friends (declare name of family, village name and telephone number)
  • have documented evidence of sufficient funds for self-support (typically a copy of a bank statement)
  • have no record or deportation from other countries
  • have no health problems that would pose a risk to Samoa
  • have no history of criminal charges resulting in a minimum of one year of sentencing
  • not on any alert or warning lists

All travellers are required to complete a passenger arrival declaration card and submit it on arrival. When leaving Samoa, a departure declaration must also be completed and submitted.

More information about entry requirements is available at the website of Samoa Immigration.

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