Foreign travel advice

St Kitts and Nevis

Entry requirements

The information on this page covers the most common types of travel and reflects the UK government’s understanding of the rules currently in place. Unless otherwise stated, this information is for travellers using a full ‘British Citizen’ passport.

The authorities in the country or territory you’re travelling to are responsible for setting and enforcing the rules for entry. If you’re unclear about any aspect of the entry requirements, or you need further reassurance, you’ll need to contact the embassy, high commission or consulate of the country or territory you’re travelling to.

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

Visas

British passport holders don’t need a visa to visit St Kitts and Nevis.

On entry, you will be granted a specified period to stay. If you wish to stay longer you must apply and pay for an extension of stay through the St Kitts and Nevis Immigration Department.

It is an offence to overstay the entry period or to work without a work permit.

Passport validity

Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of six months from the date of entry into St Kitts and Nevis.

UK Emergency Travel Documents

UK Emergency Travel Documents are accepted for entry, airside transit and exit from St Kitts and Nevis.

Entry requirements may change from time to time. You should check with the St Kitts and Nevis High Commission in London before you travel.

Yellow fever certificate requirements

Check whether you need a yellow fever certificate by visiting the National Travel Health Network and Centre’s TravelHealthPro website.

Departure tax

The departure tax is now included in the cost of your airline ticket.