Citizens of Germany, France, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Russia, Japan, South Korea, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Belarus are exempt from visas. 15 days from the date of entry into Vietnam. – information.
The government has just decided to agree to the Foreign Minister’s proposal to exempt citizens of certain countries from visas.
In a resolution issued on March 15, the government allowed visa-free entry for citizens of the following countries: Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Russia, Japan, South Korea and Denmark. , Sweden, Norway, Finland and Belarus, after entering Vietnam, on the basis of meeting all requirements stipulated by Vietnamese law, a temporary stay of 15 days from the date of entry, regardless of passport type and purpose of entry.
The implementation period of the visa-free entry policy for citizens of the above-mentioned countries is 3 years, that is, from March 15, 2022 to March 14, 2025, and the extension will be considered according to regulations. ..as required by Vietnamese law.
This resolution supersedes Resolutions No. 21 of February 28, 2020, No. 23 of March 2, 2020, No. 29 of March 11, 2020, and No. 33 of March 19, 2020 on the suspension of government activities. government. Unilateral visa exemption certificate with other countries.
The government entrusts the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with the main responsibility for summarizing, evaluating and proposing to the government the extension, suspension or termination of the unilateral visa exemption policy stipulated in this resolution.
Previously, affected by the Covid-19 epidemic, the government passed Resolutions 21, 23, 29, and 33 in 2020, suspending the unilateral visa-free policy for some countries.
On March 1, 2022, the Minister of Foreign Affairs submitted documents to the Prime Minister to review and decide on specific visa issuance and visa waiver programs to facilitate socio-economic recovery and development. festival. festival. .The association will strengthen international integration under the new normal and create favorable conditions for trade between Vietnam and the region. especially:
The first is to go through visa and visa-exemption procedures in accordance with the revised and supplemented “Law on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners” in 2014 and 2019. tutorial. Implement guidance to remove post-entry quarantine program requirements and remove restrictions on entry purposes.
The second is to restore the bilateral visa-free policy and cancel personnel requirements and local isolation plans in accordance with international treaties signed with various countries or the principle of reciprocity.
Third, in accordance with Article 13 of the Immigration Law and government resolutions, the 13-country unilateral visa-free policy will be restored.