Visas and Permits

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Tourists from over 33 countries - including the USA, Canada, Germany, and Iceland - can obtain a tourist visa upon arrival at the airport.

Other nationalities needs to arrange this before hand, either through a travel agent, a hotel or even Qatar Airways.

For work permits and business visas, the local company usually arranges this.

Changes to visa regulations regularly occur on short notice, so look through recent posts in this section.

Make sure to also check with your airline and/or embassy for further information.

  1. Family Visit Visa

    Hi QLivers,i applied for a family visit which got approved last week,and ready to print.But i still did not pay the fees and print it.Now

  2. Visit Visa - Qatar

    If a person comes to Qatar on a visit visa - for example on  (1 Jan  2014) he does the medical and gets the visa extension till 6 months