Visa Information

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From 1st April 2016, all travellers wishing to enter the US under the VWP will need to hold a passport with an integrated chip (an ePassport). All passports issued by Visa Waiver Program countries since October 2006 are ePassports and carry the internationally recognised... Continue reading


ULTIMATE DIVING NEW FEES FOR SUDAN ENTRY VISA The Ultimate Diving team has been informed by its Sudan diving partners and the Ministry of Tourism of Sudan about the following increases and changes to the Sudan Entry Visa effective from the 28th September 2015.... Continue reading


After several miss-starts and premature announcement by the Minister of Tourism in April, Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo signed on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 a presidential regulation expanding VISA Free status to an expanded list of Nations.   A formal announcement on the State Secretariat... Continue reading

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We are glad to confirm that if divers are flying directly to Sharm El Sheikh or Taba (= no stopover on other Egyptian airports) they will not need to buy a VISA for stays up to 15 days. Citizens of most nationalities can now... Continue reading

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On July 26, 2013 the U.S. Embassy in London and the Consulate General in Belfast will transition to a new visa information and appointment booking system, which includes an online appointment booking service for nonimmigrant visa applicants. This new system is being implemented worldwide.... Continue reading