Trinidad and Tobago

Consulate information


1708 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036

Phone: (202) 467-6490 Website

Important Facts


  • Passport must have six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and at least two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Botswana, Canada, Ghana, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Singapore, UK, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and some other countries.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Rep., El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, India, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Portugal, Russian Fed., Spain, South Africa, USA, and some other countries for a maximum stay of 90 days.
  • VISA ON ARRIVAL¬†for nationals of Australia, New Zealand, and the Philippines.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.


Visa Application Requirements NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - two (2) photos
White background and should be free of shadows, photo is clear and in color, glasses not allowed. Applicant is directly facing camera w/ a neutral expression, eyes are clearly visible.
Invitation letter
Letter should be addressed to the Consulate General of the Embassy or Immigration officer of the country. Must include: applicant's name as in passport, passport number, detailing the reason for traveling, dates, name, address and telephone number of the host.
Certified copy of the host ID
Letter of employment
Bank statements (last three (3) months)
Notarized copy of legal residency in the US

Forms and Links

Application Form

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
7 to 10 business daysRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entry

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 10, 2021