Visa policy of Solomon Islands
Visitors to Solomon Islands must obtain a visa unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries or countries whose citizens are eligible for permit issued on arrival. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
Visa policy map
- Visa-free access
|Date of visa changes|
- Visa on arrival
Citizens of the following 44 countries and territories may obtain a permit valid for 3 months on arrival:
In total visitors are entitled to stay for a maximum of three months within a 12-month period.
Citizens of all other countries and territories except the following can obtain a visa on arrival if they have a pre-arranged visa approval:
|Rank||Country or territory||2017||2016||2015||2014||2013|
|5||Papua New Guinea||1,488||1,379||1,341||1,243||2,019|
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- Including 4 associated states. Solomon Islands signed a mutual visa-waiver agreement with the European Union on 7 October 2016. This agreement allows all citizens of states that are contracting parties to the Schengen Agreement to stay without a visa for a maximum period of 90 days in any 180-day period.http://www.solomontimes.com/news/visa-free-travel-to-eu-signed/8586
- Under visa exemption agreement on 23 May 2012, entry into force: 29 January 2017 
- "Country information (visa section)". Timatic. International Air Transport Association (IATA) through Olympic Air. Retrieved 1 April 2017.
- Including citizens of New Zealand territories.
- Including citizens/nationals of U.S territories
- Visitor Statistics, 2013-2015
- Visitor Statistics, 2015-2017