Visa & Custom Procedures


No Visa required
Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates

30 Day Extendable Visa on arrival

Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK (with the right of abode), USA, Vatican City.

Residents of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries

Citizens of all other countries are required to obtain a visa prior to their arrival in Qatar.

For more information visit:

Business Visa

A 14-day business visa – extendable for up to 3 months – is issued to visitors who come to Qatar for business or investment purposes.
For more information visit Qatar’s eGovernment website:

Customs Procedures

All Commercial Shipments (Non Documents) are subject to examination by Qatar Customs Authorities prior to clearance.
For additional information on the custom procedures please visit the Official Qatar Customs website