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The Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Bosnia?

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports do not require a visa to enter Bosnia for tourism or business or educational stays under ninety (90) days.

Nationals of the following countries or groups or places do not need a visa:
European Union (EU);
Andorra, Australia, Brunei, CANADA, Croatia, Iceland, Japan, Korea Rep, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Macedonia FYROM, Malaysia, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Serbia & Montenegro (not applicable for UNMIK passport holders), Switzerland, Turkey, UK, USA, Vatican.

Nationals of the following countries need a visa: Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia.

All other nationals not listed here will need a visa.

All applicants must apply IN PERSON ONLY at the Bosnian Embassy in Ottawa. You must attend an interview and biometric scanning (fingerprinting) for this visa.

Non-Canadians must make an appointment directly with the appropriate embassy or consulate and attend the IN PERSON interview and fingerprinting. You must contact the embassy for the appointment. The embassy will tell you which documents to bring to your appointment.

For more information about travel conditions, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.