Tuvalu Visa – How to apply for a Tuvaluan visa

Are you thinking about traveling to Tuvalu? You will not need to obtain a Tuvalu visa for tourism purposes for up to 3 months. You will, however, need to obtain a Tuvalu visa for business purposes that is usually valid for 3 months.

To obtain a Tuvalu visa for business purposes your documentation should include the applicant’s original, signed United States passport with 6 months validity after departing Tuvalu and a minimum of (1) blank visa page, Round-trip or onward ticket to prove your departure from Tuvalu, and proof of sufficient funds by providing your most recent bank statement.

Though a visa is not required for tourism purposes, you should ensure that your passport is up to date and in order. Below are some guidelines to keep in mind regarding your passport.

Tuvalu Passport & Visa Information

Passport Validity- Your passport should have a minimum of 6-month validity on it after your departure form Tuvalu. This will allow preventing any issues from arising at the port of entry in Tuvalu. Also, you can travel to countries that border Tuvalu worry-free with 6 months or more validity on your passport

Blank Visa Pages- We recommend that travelers have a minimum of (2) blank visa pages to allow for any needed visa stamps.

Transit Visa- A transit visa may be required if you will be connecting flights. Some countries will request travelers to provide a transit visa when connecting flights in that country. Ask your airline provider or your travel agent about the details of your flight.

Tuvalu Embassy & Consulate Information

Embassy & ConsulateAddressPhone Number
Embassy of TuvaluNew York800 Second Avenue, #400 B, New York, NY 10017

Additional Tuvalu Information

CurrencyAustralian dollar
LanguageTuvaluan, English, Samoan, Kiribati (on the island of Nui)
ElectricityVoltage: 230 V
Frequency: 50 Hz
Power sockets: type I
Country Code+688
Time ZoneUTC+12