Essentials in Solomon Islands


A return ticket and a passport valid for a minimum of six months is required for all visitors to the Solomon Islands. A visitor’s permit will be issued on arrival for stays up to three months and costs for permits may vary. No visa is required for arrivals from Australia, Canada, the European Union or the United States of America. For visa requirements from countries not mentioned above, visitors should contact the embassy. Medical facilities are limited, especially outside of Honiara, health insurance is essential but no vaccinations are required. Visitors are also cautioned to exercise care in choosing drinking water outside of main urban areas.

Essentials organisations in Solomon Islands
Customs and Excise Division
Principal Immigration Officer