French Guiana Passport & Visa Requirements

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Entry requirements for Americans: US citizens must have a passport that is valid for the period of intended stay in French Guiana. No visa is required for stays up to 90 days.
Entry requirements for UK nationals: British citizens must have a passport valid for the period of intended stay in French Guiana. A visa is not required for passports endorsed British Citizen. No visa is required for holders of passports endorsed British National (overseas), British Overseas Territories Citizen (containing a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode issued by the United Kingdom), and British Subject (containing a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode issued by the United Kingdom) for 90 days.
Entry requirements for Canadians: Canadian citizens must have a passport that is valid for the period of intended stay in French Guiana. No visa is required for stays for a maximum stay of 90 days.
Entry requirements for Australians: Australian citizens must have a passport that is valid for the period of intended stay in French Guiana. No visa is required for stays up to 90 days.
Entry requirements for South Africans: South Africans require a passport that is valid for the period of intended stay, and a Schengen visa, to enter French Guiana.
Entry requirements for New Zealanders: New Zealand citizens must have a passport that is valid for the period of intended stay in French Guiana. No visa is required for 90 days.
Entry requirements for Irish nationals: Irish citizens must have a passport that is valid for the period of intended stay in French Guiana. No visa is required for nationals of Ireland.
Passport/Visa Note: All visitors to French Guiana must hold an onward or return ticket and valid travel documentation for their next destination. They must also have sufficient funds to cover their stay in the country, or a lodging certificate. Schengen Visas are valid for French Guiana, provided they are endorsed 'also valid for French Guiana.' A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required to enter French Guiana. It is highly recommended that visitors' passports have at least six months validity remaining after their intended dates of departure, as immigration officials often apply different rules to those stated by travel agents and official sources.

Note: Passport and visa requirements are liable to change at short notice. Travellers are advised to check their entry requirements with their embassy or consulate.