Samoa (American)

Consulate information


Executive Office Bldg, 3rd Floor, Utulei, American Samoa 96799

Mailing address: PO Box 7, Utulei, American Samoa 96799

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (684) 633-4203/4204 Website

Important Facts


  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (Subject to change). Travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative Covid-19 test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival. They are also subject to quarantine for 14 days.
  • TRAVEL AUTHORIZATION: 1) Entry Permit – for all foreign travelers. 2) OK Boards – for nationals from countries that fall under the American Samoa Entry Permit Waiver Program (EPWP).
  • Passport must have six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and must have at least one (1) blank visa page.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of the USA.
  • ENTRY PERMIT WAIVER PROGRAM (EPWP) for nationals of Australia, Canada, Chile, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, UK, and some other countries traveling as tourists for a maximum stay of 30 days. Must apply and receive authorization at least 48 hours prior to the travel date.
  • 30 DAY PERMIT. Any other nationals are required to obtain a 30 Day Permit to visit American Samoa. The Permit must be requested 30 days prior to the date of travel and requested by the local sponsor. The local sponsor must appear in person at the Immigration office to submit the required documents. 30 Day Permit cannot be extended. There are additional court fees (check at (684) 633-1101) and hospital clearance fees (check at (683) 633-1222).
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements NON-US
Copy of valid passport's vital information page
Certified copy of the host ID
Clearance from the American Samoa Department of Homeland Security.
Police clearance report
Clearance from the District Court of American Samoa
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Health certificate
Indicating that the petitioner does not have any infectious/contagious decease.
Clearance from the L B Johnson Tropical Medical Center in American Samoa

Forms and Links

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Credit Card, Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Non-US Nationals
40.0030 days

Additional Notes

  • Allow (2) two extra days for GC Visa Office to process your application.
  • For Long Term/Work Visa and Children under 18, Contact GC Visa Office.
  • Please note that Embassies/Country Representative Offices change the requirements on a regular basis without notifying us.
  • There is a GC surcharge for our services.

Last updated: August 3, 2021