Entry requirement

  • Passport ( valid for 6 months from the date of intended travel)
  • A valid visa
  • Valid return ticket
  • Yellow fever vaccination
  • Travel insurance
  • In case of travelling with minors or minors travelling alone:
    - A legalized letter of consent by the other parent permitting travel if the child is travelling with one parent
    - A legalized letter of consent from both parents permitting travel, if the child is travelling alone
    - Death certificate, in case one or both parents are deceased.
    - Document of guardianship
  • In case of application for Authorization for Temporary Stay (MKV): Originals of all the documents submitted at the Embassy
  • In case of Laissez-Paissez (emergency passport): The Police report stating that the passport was lost or stolen should be presented.
  • In case Suriname is not the end destination a valid transit visa and ticket to end destination should be presented.

Effective from October 7, 2015, every incoming passenger must complete and submit the passenger customs declaration form at the

  • J.A.P International Airport - Zanderij,
  • CANAWAIMA Ferry - South Drain Nickerie,
  • Albina
  • Zorg en Hoop Airport.

This form is attached to the usual immigration form, which is submitted at immigration upon entry in Suriname.