Entry requirements

This page has information on travelling to Anguilla.

This page reflects the UK government’s understanding of current rules for people travelling on a full ‘British Citizen’ passport, for the most common types of travel.

The authorities in Anguilla set and enforce entry rules. If you’re unsure how Anguilla’s entry requirements apply to you, contact its UK office

All travellers

All travellers should familiarise themselves with the entry rules for Anguilla before travel.

As of 1 October 2022, there are no pre-arrival testing or entry requirements for persons travelling to Anguilla.

Check your passport and travel documents before you travel

You should check with your transport provider or travel company to make sure your passport and other travel documents meet their requirements.

Passport validity

If you are visiting or resident in Anguilla, your passport should be valid for at least 6 months from the date you arrive.

Visas

British citizens don’t need a visa to enter Anguilla as a visitor, but accommodation must be booked prior to arrival. Visitors will be granted entry for a 3-month period. A work permit is required for any form of employment during your stay.

UK Emergency Travel Documents

UK Emergency Travel Documents are accepted for entry to and exit from Anguilla.

Departure tax

A departure tax is payable at the airport when departing Anguilla by air and at the ferry terminal when leaving Anguilla by sea to either French St. Martin or Dutch St. Maarten. The amount you pay is dependent on a number of factors including age, whether you are leaving Anguilla on a day trip or longer, and whether you are travelling to neighbouring French St. Martin, Dutch St. Maarten or elsewhere.