MALO E LELEI! Tonga welcomes many visitors into the Kingdom each year.
Visitors to the Kingdom of Tonga do not require a visa prior to their arrival in the country. Citizens who hold passports from any countries on the list below are granted permission to enter the Kingdom and apply on arrival at port of entry for a free 30-day visitor’s visa, provided that the visitor holds a valid return ticket out of the Kingdom to a country which s/he shall be able to enter, and the Immigration Office is satisfied that the visitor has sufficient funds to financially maintain her/himself while in Tonga. To enter Tonga, a passport valid for a minimum of six months is required.
Renewal/Extension of Visitor’s Visa
If you wish to extend your visa or you have any further inquiries, contact the Immigration Department in Nuku’alofa (Phone: +676 26 970, Fax: +676 26 971, email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Visitors holding non-Tongan passports are advised that it is illegal to take up employment, business, and schooling or study courses while in the Kingdom on a visitor’s visa. All non-Tongan passport holders shall ensure that their visas remain valid for the period for which they are in the Kingdom. Persons in breach of the Immigration Act may prosecuted and subject to a term of imprisonment or fine or both.
Visitor’s Visa Application (for air entry/port entry)
Please follow the link below:
VISITORS VISA (for all other citizens not included on the list)
CHECK LIST FOR ENTRY PERMIT (entry visa)
Countries NOT requiring VISAS
7. Brunei Darussalam
11. Cook Islands
13. Czech Republic
17. Federal States of Micronesia
34. Marshall Islands
38. New Caledonia (French Passports)
39. New Zealand
40. Niue (holders of NZ Passports)
43. Papua New Guinea
46. Republic of Korea
48. Russia Federation
54. Solomon Islands
56. St. Kitts & Nevis
57. St. Lucia
58. St. Vincent & The Grenadines
61. Tahiti (French Passport Holders)
62. Tokelau (holders of NZ Passports)
66. United Kingdom (Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
67. United States of America
69. Wallis & Futuna (French Passport Holders)