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Special Administrative Region of Macau
People's Republic of China

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Macau?

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports do not require a visa to enter Macau for tourism or business stays under thirty (30) days.

Nationals of the following countries do not need a visa to enter Macau for stays up to 30 days:
Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, CANADA, Cape Verde, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kiribati, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Mongolia, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Samoa, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovak, Slovenia, South Korea, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, UK, USA, Uruguay.

All other nationals will need a visa.

Macau visas are difficult to acquire, and require several months to secure. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Chinese Embassy to start their applications several months in advance of travel. You must have an invitation arranged prior to applying at the embassy.

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