Visa request

Published on by Ghislain VACHEROT - updated on

If you want to participate in Milipol Qatar 2018, please note that a visa is not mandatory anymore to come to Qatar.

Residents of 80 countries do not require any prior visa arrangements and can obtain a visa waiver upon arrival to Qatar (upon presentation of a passport with a minimum validity of 6 months and a confirmed onward or return ticket).

  • For residents of the 34 countries below, the waiver will be valid for 180 days from the date of issuance and entitle its holder to spend up to 90 days in Qatar.

                                  
• Antigua and Barbuda
• Austria
• Bahamas
• Belgium
• Bulgaria
• Croatia
• Cyprus
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Dominican Republic   
• Estonia
• Finland
• France

• Germany
• Greece
• Hungary
• Iceland
• Italy
• Latvia
• Liechtenstein
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg
• Malaysia
• Malta
• Netherlands

                                  
• Norway
• Poland
• Portugal
• Romania
• Serbia
• Seychelles
• Slovakia
• Slovenia
• Spain
• Sweden
• Switzerland
• Turkey

Citizens of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates) do not require a visa to enter Qatar.

  • For residents of the 46 countries below (+ Pakistan under certain conditions), the waiver will be valid for 30 days from the date of issuance and entitle its holder to spend up to 30 days in Qatar.

                                  
• Andorra
• Argentina
• Australia
• Azerbaijan
• Belarus
• Bolivia
• Brazil
• Brunei
• Canada
• Chile   
• China
• Colombia
• Costa Rica
• Cuba
• Ecuador
• Georgia

                                  
• Georgia
• Guyana
• Hong Kong
• India
• Indonesia
• Ireland
• Japan
• Kazakhstan
• Lebanon
• Macedonia
• Maldives
• Mexico
• Moldova
• Monaco
• New Zealand
• Panama

                                  
• Paraguay
• Peru
• Russia
• San Marino
• Singapore
• South Africa
• South Korea
• Suriname
• Thailand
• Ukraine
• United Kingdom
• United States
• Uruguay
• Vatican City
• Venezuela

  • Individuals who are not eligible for visa-free entry, but who hold a valid residence permit or visit visa to either Schengen countries, Australia, Canada, UK, USA or New Zealand, can obtain an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) free of charge by completing an online application prior to travelling. The visa is issued on arrival to Qatar and allows to stay in the country for up to 30 days during a single visit.
  • Individuals not eligible for visa-free entry or ETA can apply for a Tourist Visa online, valid for a month in a single trip. Its cost is QAR 100 (around 24€ ou $27,5):

Please visit the Hukoomi website for more information about visas for Qatar and for application.

Note:

  • Milipol Qatar visitors may obtain an invitation letter while registering online for the exhibition.
  • Milipol Qatar team cannot issue visa for visitors.