Visa Information

Citizens of over 85 countries are eligible for visa-free entry into the State of Qatar. Allowable lengths of stay vary, and visitors are kindly advised to check with an authorised entity for the terms and conditions that apply.

Visa Types

Tourist Visa

Qatar tourist visa are offered on arrival only. You have to collect your visa from Qatar port after arriving there. This kind of visa is available for the citizens of few countries. There are two types of Qatar visa: Qatar short tourist visa (2 weeks) and Qatar long tourist visa (3 months).

Qatar Business Visa

If you are working for any Qatari company only then are you eligible for a Qatar business visa. It will be the sole responsibility of the company to arrange the visa for you.

Qatar Work Visa

If you have worked for your employer for at least 2 years then the Qatar work visa will be sponsored by your employer itself. Moreover, a global health checkup will be performed before arriving to Qatar.

Qatar Visit Visa

You will be eligible for this kind of visa if you have a relative in Qatar who is sponsoring you. Its validity is for 6 months.

Qatar Family Visa

This visa is different from a visit visa as the family visa does not having any expiration date. An expat working in Qatar can sponsor his/her family to come and live with him/her.

Qatar GCC Resident Visa

You might be eligible for GCC Resident Visa on arrival if you are a GCC resident. But in some cases, it also depends on your job.