VISA INFORMATION FOR FOREIGNERS
INTERESTED IN OBTAINING ENTRY VISA FOR THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Visa regime of the Republic of Macedonia towards other countries, special administrative regions and entities and territorial authorities that are not recognised as states.
Citizens of the EU member states and citizens of the signatories to the Schengen Agreement may enter the territory of the Republic of Macedonia with valid ID card issued by the competent authorities of the concerning countries.
Macedonia Visa Information
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Single-entry: £25; Double-entry: £29; Multiple-entry: £36.
Passport with at least three to six months’ validity (depends on the individual case) required by all nationals of countries referred to in the chart above.
Not required by all nationals referred to in the chart above for tourist and business stays of up to three months except:
(a) nationals of Australia and Canada.
Nationals of Australia and Canada should have a return ticket, invitation letter or hotel booking to obtain a visa.
Nationals not referred to in the chart above are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements (see General Info).
Valid for up to three months. Transit visas valid for up to five days. Applications to:
Nearest diplomatic or consular mission (see G I). Working Days Required
Usually one to three. The embassy in the UK can process within the same day. Warning
Most visits to Macedonia are trouble-free but you should be aware of the global risk of indiscriminate terrorist attacks, which could be against civilian targets, including places visited by foreigners.
Travelers should exercise caution if intending to travel to the northern and western border regions of Macedonia.
Macedonia shares with the rest of Europe a threat from international terrorism. Travelers should be aware of the global risk of indiscriminate terrorist attacks, which could be against civilian targets, including places visited by foreigners.
Sporadic acts of violence do still occur in Macedonia, particularly in the north, but also including Skopje. In …
There is also the possibility that any future political protests could turn violent. Travelers should exercise vigilance and caution and avoid large crowds and demonstrations.
This advice is based on information provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the UK. It is correct at time of publishing. As the situation can change rapidly, visitors are advised to contact the following organizations for the latest travel advice: British Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Tel: (0845) 850 2829.
Website: www.fco.gov.uk US Department of State
DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS EMBASSIES
Citizens of EU countries, Argentina, Barbados, Bosnia, Botswana, Croatia, Cuba, Iceland, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Maldives, Norway, Switzerland and the USA don’t need visas for Macedonia and are allowed to stay for up to three months. Visas are required for most others and cost €20 to €50 depending on where you apply for it and whether it is single- or multiple-entry. Even though some visas can be obtained at the airport for some nationalities, it is much safer to apply in advance. The regulations change quite frequently – check www.mfa.gov.mk for the latest information.
There is a wealth of information on this site. Check out Book a Hotel, Membership and Travel Info in particular.
The following external sites are useful starting points for a fun, healthy and safe trip.
(Please note: Guide Macedonia accepts no responsibility for the content of external websites.)
Passports and Visas:
Diplomatic representation of the Republic of Macedonia in Europe
DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR REPRESENTATIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Street address: Dame Gruev blok III, 1000 Skopje, Macedonia
Phone +389 2 3118 498. Fax: (2).
Website: www.exploringmacedonia.com Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in the UK
Suite 2.1 & 2.2, Buckingham Court, Buckingham Gate 75/83, London SW1E 6PE, UK
Tel: (020) 7976 0535 or 0538 (consular section).
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 0900-1700; Mon, Wed and Fri 1000-1300 (for personal callers). Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in the RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Dmitrija Uljanova 16 corpus 2, entrance 8, floor 1, Suite 509 & 510, 117292 Moscow
Tel: ++ 74 99 124 33 57. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Website: www.mfa.gov.mk Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in the USA
2129 Wyoming Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, USA
Tel: (202) 667 0501.