The Consular Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is responsible for facilitating visas for Vanuatu Government Officials travelling abroad for official purposes.


The Consular division requires 5 working days for visa processing for all countries.

Attachments: Visa forms


Schengen Visa


For all other countries please liaise directly with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. 

Processing times

Australia and New Zealand Visas require 5 working days to process visa for officials travelling. Some countries require 3 to 5 working days to process visas depending on where visas are being lodged.


Diplomatic Passports and Official Passports are given out to officials who are entitled to it in accordance to the Passport Act of 2009 Schedule 1 for Diplomatic Passports and Schedule 2 for Official Passports.

Duty Exemption

Duty Exemptions are given to Diplomatic Missions and its staff and international organizations.


Independence Garden, Churchill Avenue
PMB 9051|Port Vila|Vanuatu
(678) 27750
(678) 27832