instructions from the directorate general of immigration in ministry
of inerior, it has been decided to permit GCC residents (except
Iraqi nationals) to enter the state of Kuwait and will be issued
with a tourist visa from the visas counter at Kuwait international
airport valid for three months temporary residence provided the
following conditions are fulfilled :
It is also
permitted to allow the passenger's wife, children and servants to
enter the state of Kuwait provided they are sponsored by him and
fulfill above mentioned conditions.
- The profession of the arriving
passenger is one of this professions : Doctor, Lawyer, Engineer,
Teacher, Judge, Consultant, Members of Public Prosecution,
University Teacher, Journalist, Press & Media Staff, Pilot, System
Analyst, Pharmacist, Computer Programmer, Manager, Businessman,
Diplomatic Corps, Owners, Managers & Representative of Commercial
Companies & Establishments, University Graduates.
should be holding a proper passport and not lasses passe or temporary travel document.
- passenger should be holding a
passport and GCC residence permit valid for more than six month from
the date of travel to Kuwait.
- passenger should not be black listed
in the state of Kuwait.
- passenger should hold a return
- passenger should register his residence address in Kuwait when applying for the
visa at visas counter at the airport.
Upon the instructions of the ministry of
interior , nationals of the following countries shall be granted the
entry visas to the state of Kuwait upon their arrival to Kuwait
The United States of America, The
United Kingdom, France, Italy, Germany, Canada, Australia,
NewZealand, Japan, The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg,
Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Portugal Ireland,
Greece, Finland, Spain, Monaco, The Vatican, Iceland, Andorra, San
Marino, Liechtenstein, Brunei Singapore, Malaysia, HongKong, South
Korea, China, Poland.
- All passengers must be in position
of return ticket.
- The concerned authorities in the
state of Kuwait shall reserve the right to refuse
admitting any person into the country without explanation.
- Passenger should not be black
listed in the state of Kuwait.
- Passenger should be holding a
passport valid for more than six month from the date of travel to
- Passenger should register his
residence address in Kuwait when applying for the visa at visas
counter at the airport.