Fiji passport holders to travel to New Caledonia, French Polynesia and Wallis & Futuna

For New-Caledonia

Fiji passports holder do not need a visa to go for less than 90 days in New-Caledonia. Nevertheless you should show some documents at the border.

The following supporting documents must be presented at the request of the Border Police upon your arrival in New-Caledonia :

  • A valid passport issued less than 10 years before and valid for at least 3 months beyond the period of attended stay.
  • Proof of accommodation covering the whole duration of the stay (hotel reservation and/or certificate of staying with a relative validated in the town hall "Attestation d’accueil")
  • Proof of health assurance which includes a repatriation guarantee
  • Sufficient financial means. The means of subsistence shall be assessed according to the duration and purpose of the stay and by reference to the average prices for accommodation and food in New Caledonia
  • Your return ticket or the financial means to acquire one at the envisaged return date;
  • Medical cover up to 30 000 euros

Note: The criteria in force are set at 65€ per day of presence in New Caledonia. For those who present a hotel reservation "paid", it will be 31€ if the traveler presents accommodation documents and 120€ per day if the passenger does not have those documents.
Any proof of resources is accepted such as Visa Premium card, statement of account, etc.

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  • Passports and/or passport replacing documents issued more than 10 years prior to date of travel are not accepted.
  • Passports and/or passport replacing documents of all visitors must contain at least 2 unused visa pages.

For French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna

Possession of a short stay visa is required for Nationals of Fiji entering French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna.

The visa must be requested before arrival in French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna with the French consular authorities in the country of residence of the applicant (for Fiji passports holder the Embassy of France in Port-Vila).

But from the end of September 2019 (at a date which will be communicated on this Website), you will be able to present your visa application to VFS GLOBAL Suva Business Centre on Victoria Parade.

The type of visa required to enter French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna depends both on the duration and the reasons for the intended stay:

  • For a stay less than or equal to 90 days (3 months), the visa to apply for is a short stay visa.
  • For a stay longer than 90 days (3 months), the visa to apply for is a long-stay visa adapted to the duration and reasons for the stay.

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Last updated on: 12 August 2019