Maldives Immigration

As part of the Ministry of Economic Development, Maldives Immigration is responsible for the Immigration control throughout the Maldives.


Maldives Immigration, with the full utilization of highly skilled human resources and modern technology, will execute its functions, to provide to the government and the citizens of the Maldives, excellent service while complying with National Laws and International norms.


Maldives Immigration while being vigilant, will use all of its resources to protect the borders of Maldives, from undesirable or harmful effects from immigrants and aliens, that might deter or disrupt the harmony and solidarity of the sovereign Maldives. Immigration also will facilitate and provide safe passage into and out of Maldives for genuine travelers.

Passport Serving Queue

Passport Application 2100
Issuing 3145
Above 65 & Special Need 4022

Passport Card Serving Queue

Passport Card Application 1001
Issuing 5001

F.E.E.S Now Serving Queue

Work Visa Application (1-5 PP)
Application (1-10 PP)
Refund & Cancel
Permit Applications


Below are forms from different sections.


Latest News, Announcements & Important Articles.


President Inaugurates Passport Card

President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has, this morning, inaugurated the “Passport Card”, with multifunctional features. The launching ceremony was held at the President’s Office. -READ MORE


MI Wins IAIR Award

The Controller General of Maldives Immigration and -READ MORE


Entry To Maldives

To enter Maldives no pre-arrival visa is required. -READ MORE


Pre-Screening of Migrant Workers

Call for expression of interest and terms of reference (TOR).


Visa Types

Visa Types and Documents required for application


28 December 2016

All online applications submitted through "My online" tab in Xpat online system should be submitted via "Extension"tab from 2nd Jan 2017.


Maldives Immigration Photo Gallery


Contact Us

Contact details

Head Office

First Floor, Velaanage

Ameer Ahmed Magu',Male'

Republic of Maldives

Controller's Bureau

Human Resources & Training

Finance & Budget

Logistics & Procurement

Citizen Service Section


Harbor Immigration Unit

Quota Unit

Online Registration Unit

Permits Unit

Work Visa Unit


Airport Immigration Unit


HDh. Kulhudhuffushi

HDh. Hanimaadhoo

Gan International Airport