Countries and regions whose citizens need an entry visa before travelling to Barbados


An entry visa is not the same as a visitor visa. An entry visa is required for the nationalities listed below and is a prerequisite for entry into Barbados. However, all visitors โ€“ regardless of their nationality โ€“ must have a visitor visa, which is granted or denied on entry.

You need an entry visa before travelling to Barbados if you are a citizen of any one of these countries or regions:

๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Democratic People's Republic of Korea
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Federal Republic of Somalia
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Independent State of Papua New Guinea
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Islamic Republic of Iran
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท State of Eritrea
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ Republic of China
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Republic of Haiti [1]
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Republic of Iraq
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Republic of the Union of Myanmar
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Republic of Yemen
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ State of Libya
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic

Note: You do not need an entry visa if you have a Welcome Stamp visa.

[1] No entry visa required for citizens of the Republic of Haiti with an official and diplomatic passport, or with indefinite leave to remain in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northernย Ireland, or with permanent residency in the United States of America, Canada or a country within the Schengen Area.