FAQ: How long can I stay in Belize?
Visitors are permitted to stay in Belize for a period not to exceed thirty (30) days. The following category of persons may be granted by the Immigration Department extensions of up to three (3) months at a time. These three months would be after the period given by the Immigration Officer at the port of entry.
The above is on the strict understanding that the applicant present himself /herself in person and satisfies the officer that the necessary funds (US$50.00 per person per day) are available for the duration of the period requested, as well as, a ticket to their onward destination. Extensions are granted at a cost of BZ$25.00.
- Persons living in remote areas away from the Immigration Office
- Potential Investors
- Business persons
To obtain a visitor's permit, an application must be submitted to the:
Belize Immigration and Nationality Department
Belmopan, Cayo District
Belize, Central America
Since visa requirements are subject to change, please contact the Belize Embassy for up-to-date information at:
OR Contact: The Belize Embassy
2535 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest
Washington, D.C. 20008
Telephone: (202) 332-9636
Fax: (202) 332-6741
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