Island Entry

Please ensure that prior to travel you check the expiration date of your passport. It must be current!

Visitors to the Cayman Islands must complete an Immigration Form. Please keep the white slip with your travel documents, as this is the equivalent to a Tourist Identification card and must be presented to the immigration authorities upon your departure.

U.S. State Department and the Department of Homeland Security have mandated all travellers entering or re-entering the U.S. from the Caribbean to carry passports starting January 23,2007.

Beginning January 23, 2007, ALL persons, including U.S. citizens, traveling by air between the United States and Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Bermuda will be required to present a valid passport, Air NEXUS card, or U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Document, or an Alien Registration Card, Form I-551, if applicable.

For more information on the new U.S. passport initiative, please visit or

Commonwealth citizens, and citizens of the following countries must have passports but do not require Visas to enter the Cayman Islands:

Andorra, Argentina, Austria, Bahrain,Belgium, Brazi,l Chile, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Iceland, Irish Republic, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Panama, Peru, Portugal, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and Venezuela

All other countries not listed above should contact the nearest British Consulate or High Commission Office to inquire about entry requirements or receive applications for Visas. Entry is granted for up to six months. Resident aliens of the US who show a valid US Alien Registration Card (green card) may be permitted to enter and remain in the Cayman Islands for up to 30 days.

For any additional questions regarding entry into the Cayman Islands, contact the Cayman Islands Department of Immigration: (345) 949-8052 or visit the U.S. Department of State Web site at and/or the Cayman Islands Department of Immigration Web site at to stay informed of any possible changes in these entry/exit requirements.

Departure Tax: There is a CI $20.00 or US$25.00 departure tax for the Cayman Islands that is included in the price of your airline ticket.