Visa policy of Brunei

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The Government of Brunei Darussalam allows citizens of specific countries/territories to travel to Brunei for tourism or business for up to 90, 30 or 14 days without having to obtain a visa - most of these nations are regarded as developed countries.[1] All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.

Visa policy map[edit]

Visa policy of Brunei

Visa-exempt nationalities[edit]

Nationals of the following 52 countries and territories can visit Brunei without obtaining a visa:

Stays of up to 90 days[edit]

Stays of up to 30 days[edit]

Stays of up to 14 days[edit]

Visa on arrival[edit]

Nationals of the following countries may obtain a single entry visa for B$20 or a multiple entry visa for B$30 at Brunei International Airport valid for 30 days:

Nationals of the following countries may obtain a single entry visa for B$20 at Brunei International Airport valid for 30 days:

Nationals of the following countries and territories may obtain a single entry visa for a fee at Brunei International Airport valid for 14 days:

Transit visa[edit]

Those traveling to a third country can obtain a transit visa on arrival, for a max. stay of 72 hours, if having a sponsor such as an airline or travel agent.

Non-ordinary passports[edit]

Holders of diplomatic or official/service passports of China, India, Iran, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russia and Tajikistan do not require a visa to visit Brunei.[10]

APEC Business Travel Card[edit]

Holders of passports issued by the following countries who possess an APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) which states on the reverse that it is valid for travel to Brunei can enter visa-free for up to 90 days.[11]

ABTCs are issued to nationals of:[12]

Entry refusal[edit]

Entry and transit is refused to Israeli citizens.

Visa overstaying[edit]

Immigration offenses, such as visa overstaying, are punishable by jail, fines and caning.[13]

Statistics[edit]

Most visitors arriving to Brunei on short term basis in 2011 were from the following countries of nationality:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Visa Information". Timatic. IATA. Retrieved 25 December 2013. 
  2. ^ [1]
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  6. ^ "文莱对中国游客放宽落地签证政策". 中国领事服务网. 
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  8. ^ [6]
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  10. ^ [8]
  11. ^ [9]
  12. ^ ABTC Summary
  13. ^ "Brunei Country Specific Information – Entry/Exit Requirements for U.S. Citizens". Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State. Retrieved 13 February 2016. 
  14. ^ Brunei Darussalam Tourism Report 2011

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