Procedure for applying for a Visa to enter Tunisia

If you are a national of the countries listed in the Table below, and your stay is to be less than 3 months, you do not need to apply for a Visa to enter Tunisia

If your stay is for more than three months or you are a National of another country NOT listed in the table, to visit Tunisia you need to deposit the following documents in the nearest Tunisian embassy:

  • A duplicate form of visa application duly completed and signed (Download the form)
  • Passport
  • Two copies of the passport (pages with identity and validity)
  • Two copies of the residence permit for foreign nationals
  • Two recent color identity photos
  • Hotel reservation / travel program

 Table of countries where Nationals are exempt from the visa for a stay not exceeding three months

Arab world Africa Europe Europe

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Americas Asia and Oceania
Algeria

Libya

Morocco

Mauritania

Saudi Arabia

United Arab Emirates

Bahrain

Kuwait

Oman

Qatar

South Africa

Burkina faso

Green cap

Ivory Coast

Comoros

Gambia

Gabon

Guinea

Maurice

Malie

Namibia

Niger

Seychelles Senegal

Germany

Andorra

Austria

Belgium

Bulgaria

Croatia

Bosnia herzegovina

Denmark

Spain

Estonia

Finland

La France

Greece

Hungary

Ireland

Iceland

Italy

Latvia

Lithuania Liechtenstein

Luxembourg

Malta

Monaco

Montenegro

Norway

Netherlands

Moldova

Poland

Portugal

Czech republic

Romania

Britain

San Marino

Serbia

Slovakia

Swiss

Slovenia

Sweden

Vatican

Turkey

Antigua

Netherlands

Antilles

Argentina

Barbados

Bermuda

Brazil

Canada

Chile

Costa Rica

Dominique

United States

of America

Honduras

St. LUCIA

St. Kitts and

Nevis

Brunei

South Korea

Japan

Malaysia

Maldives

Russia

Singapore

Australia

Fiji

Solomon

Islands

Kiribatie

New Zealand

 

Special cases

Australian nationals, holders of ordinary passports, can obtain visas at Tunisian border crossings.

Nationals of countries of the former USSR (except Armenia), China, India, Czech Republic, and Slovakia, are exempt from visa entry formalities in Tunisia when they go there as part of an organized trip.

For nationals of the following European countries – France, Belgium, Austria, Luxembourg, Italy, the Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Switzerland – the national identity card allows the holder to enter Tunisia as part of an organized tourist trip.

In this case, the traveller must be provided with a reservation document (voucher) in a Tunisian hotel establishment and a return travel ticket to the departure destination.

You can also consult the official list of countries whose nationals need a visa to enter Tunisia published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs via this link:

http://tunisievisa.info/regime-de-visa-pour-les-tunisiens/#