It is the responsibility of the individual participants to obtain any visa or transit papers needed to participate in the 2019 World Forum. All fees incurred in obtaining a visa are the responsibility of the participant.
Passport Requirements: All visitors to Macao must hold a valid passport (as with most countries, you will need at least 6 months validity on your passport) or a valid travel document.
Exempt Countries: Passport holders from the 66 countries listed below are exempt from a visa to Macao for a certain period of time.
Pre-Arrival Visa Countries: Passport holders from six countries are required to obtain a pre-arrival visa before arriving Macao: Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Vietnam. We will insert detailed information here about how to secure a pre-arrival visa as soon as we have confirmation from Macao Immigration Service. If you are currently experiencing challenges with this please contact us at [email protected]
Visa upon Arrival Countries: Passport holders from all other countries are permitted to obtain a visa upon arrival at the immigration counter in Macao. Be prepared to demonstrate your compliance with these requirements when you arrive at the Macao Airport or the Macao ferry terminals:
- Passport with 6 months prior to the expiration date
- Proof that you have resources to pay for MOP5000 (Approximately $US 650) expenses in Macao
- Plane Ticket for return to home country
- Invitation letter from the World Forum Foundation
- Confirmation of hotel room reservation in Macao
For more information, please visit the Travel China Guide.