Consulado General de la República Argentina en Sidney Australia

Do I need a visa to enter Argentina?

Visa Regime to enter Argentina

 
The following charts tell you whether you need a visa or not depending the categories. If your nationality is not listed in the charts or the purpose of your trip is different from the ones mentioned below, please contact the Consulate General via email to csidn@mrecic.gov.ar  to check if you require a visa.
 
Applicants with diplomatic or official passports, please contact us to csidn@mrecic.gov.ar or to our Embassy at info@argentina.org.au  if based in Canberra.
News for Chinese Citizens:

Chinese citizens - Not born in Argentina- holding Chinese Ordinary Passports, who are going to Argentina for tourism DO NOT require a visa if they have a valid “ USA visa (category B2) or Schengen visa” but must pay an entry fee (AVE) in order to visit the country.

There is an Electronic Travel Authorization (AVE Autorización Electrónica De Viaje) for Chinese travellers to Argentina through: http://www.migraciones.gov.ar/accesible/indexP.php?reciprocidad

This fee must be paid by credit card through the online system prior to travel.

How to pay the AVE online:

1. Enter the web site http://www.migraciones.gov.ar/accesible/indexP.php?reciprocidad

2. First you need to Sing Up and obtain an entry code.

3. Create a user name and password and complete the form with the corresponding personal and credit card information. This information and the entry code will be sent electronically to the Immigration Department in Argentina.

4. VERY IMPORTANT: Print the payment receipt immediately and keep with your passport.

5. On arrival in Argentina, the printed receipt with a barcode must be presented at Immigration Control. The receipt will be scanned by the Immigration officials, the information will be checked and the traveller’s entry to the country registered.

Please note this Consulate has no responsibility whatsoever regarding the AVO. The AVO is operated by the Immigration Department in Argentina and we are not able to discuss, change your details on your payment and discuss technical discrepancy in the printed receipt or payments.

Please contact the following email in Argentina as they will be able to inform you about your enquiry.

Email: ave@migraciones.gov.ar

 
HOLDERS OF ORDINARY PASSPORTS OF COUNTRIES THAT DO NOT REQUIRE VISA TO ENTER ARGENTINA IN SOME IMMIGRATION CATEGORIES:
 
1. NO VISA REQUIRED AS "TOURISTS" FOR PASSPORT HOLDERS ISSUED BY:
 
A) UP TO 90 (NINETY) DAYS:
 
ANDORRA, ARMENIA, AUSTRALIA (reciprocity fee applies), AUSTRIA, BARBADOS, BELGIUM, BOLIVIA, BRAZIL, BULGARIA, CANADA(reciprocity fee applies), COLOMBIA, COSTA RICA, CROATIA, CZECH Republic, CHILE, CYPRUS, DENMARK, ECUADOR, EL SALVADOR, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, GUATEMALA, GUYANA, HAITI, HOLY SEE, HONDURAS, HONG KONG (WITH PASSPORT R.A.E.H.K.), HUNGARY, IRELAND, ICELAND, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAPAN, KOREA Republic, LATVIA, LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MACEDONIA, MALTA, MEXICO, MONACO, MONTENEGRO, NICARAGUA, NORWAY, NEW ZEALAND, NETHERLANDS, PANAMA, PARAGUAY, PERU, POLAND, PORTUGAL, PUERTO RICO, ROMANIA, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS, SAN MARINO, SANTA LUCIA, SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES, SERBIA, SINGAPORE, SLOVAK Republic, SLOVENIA, SOUTH AFRICA, SPAIN, SURINAME, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, THAILAND, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, TURKEY, UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, UNITED STATES(reciprocity fee applies), URUGUAY.
 
 
 
B) UP TO 60 (SIXTY) DAYS:
VENEZUELA
 
C) UP TO 30 (THIRTY) DAYS :
GRENADA; HONG KONG (WITH BRITISH PASSPORT B.N.O.); JAMAICA AND MALASIA.
 
2. NO VISA REQUIRED AS "BUSINESSMAN, INVESTMENT OR MARKET RESEARCH (e.g. visiting customers, negotiations, commercial exhibitions) ” FOR ORDINARY PASSPORT HOLDERS ISSUED BY:
 
A) UP TO 90 (NINETY) DAYS:
 
ARMENIA, AUSTRALIA(reciprocity fee applies), BARBADOS, BELGIUM, BRAZIL, BULGARIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, CROATIA, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GUYANA, HONG KONG (WITH PASSPORT R.A.E.H.K.), HUNGARY, IRELAND, ICELAND, JAPAN, KOREA REPUBLIC, LATVIA, LITHUANIA, MALAYSIA, NICARAGUA, NORWAY, NEW ZEALAND, NETHERLANDS, POLAND, PUERTO RICO, ROMANIA, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS, SAINT LUCIA, SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRANADINES, SINGAPORE, SOUTH AFRICA, SLOVENIA, THAILAND TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, TURKEY, UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, UNITED STATES(reciprocity fee applies).
 
B) UP TO 30 (THIRTY) DAYS:
GRENADA; HONG KONG (WITH BRITISH PASSPORT B.N.O.)
 
 
 
HOLDERS OF PASSPORTS OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES REQUIRE VISA TO ENTER ARGENTINA IN ALL IMMIGRATION CATEGORIES:
 
AFGHANISTAN, ALGERIA, AZERBAIJAN,ALBANIA, ANGOLA, ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, BAHAMAS, BAHRAIN, BANGLADESH, BELIZE, BENIN, BHUTAN, BELARUS, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA, BOTSWANA, BRUNEI, BURKINA FASO, BURUNDI, CAPE VERDE, CAMBODIA; CAMEROON, CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, CHAD, People's Republic of CHINA,COMOROS, Democratic Republic of the CONGO, Republic of CONGO, Democratic People's Republic of KOREA, IVORY COAST, CUBA, DJIBOUTI, DOMINICA, DOMINICAN Republic, EGYPT, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES; ERITREA , ETHIOPIA, FIJI, PHILIPPINES, GABON, GAMBIA, GEORGIA, GHANA, GUINEA, GUINEA-BISSAU, EQUATORIAL GUINEA, INDIA (**); INDONESIA, IRAQ, IRAN,JORDAN, KYRGYZSTAN, KAZAKHSTAN, KENYA, KIRIBATI, KUWAIT, LAOS, LESOTHO, LEBANON, LIBERIA, LIBYA, MADAGASCAR; MALAWI, MALDIVES, MOROCCO (*), MARSHALL ISLANDS, MAURITIUS, MICRONESIA, MOLDOVA, MONGOLIA, MOZAMBIQUE, MYANMAR, MALI, MAURITANIA, NIGERIA, NAMIBIA, NEPAL, NIGER, OMAN, PALAU, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, PAKISTAN, PALESTINE, QATAR, RWANDA, WESTERN SAMOA, SAUDI ARABIA, SOLOMON ISLANDS, SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE, SENEGAL, SEYCHELLES , SIERRA LEONE, SWAZILAND, SYRIA, SOMALIA, SRI LANKA, SUDAN,TANZANIA, TOGO, TUNISIA, TAJIKISTAN, TIMOR ORIENTAL, TURKMENISTAN, UKRAINE, UGANDA, UZBEKISTAN, VANUATU, VIETNAM, YEMEN, ZAMBIA AND ZIMBABWE
 
 
(*) VISA FREE OF CHARGE FOR TOURISTS AND BUSINESSMEN.
(**) VISA FREE OF CHARGE FOR TOURISTS, TRANSIT AND BUSINESSMEN.
 
 
HOLDERS OF PASSPORTS OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES REQUIRE A TRAVEL CERTIFICATE TO ENTER ARGENTINA IN ALL IMMIGRATION CATEGORIES:
 
KOSOVO, NAURU, SAHRAWI ARAB DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC, TAIWAN, TONGA AND TUVALU

Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular

Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular

 
 
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