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Suriname

If you’re travelling to Suriname our travel advice and updates give you practical tips and useful information. 

 

Security Status

  • Normal precautions
  • High degree of caution
  • Avoid non-essential travel
  • Do not travel
  • Overview
  • Safety and Security
  • Local Laws and Customs
  • Natural Disasters and Climate
  • Additional Information
  • Embassy Contact

Overview

General COVID-19 Travel Advisory in Operation

For the latest update please read the General COVID-19 Travel Advisory >

Overview

Security status

High Degree of Caution.

Latest Travel Alert

Citizens planning travel abroad should take into account the ongoing risk of testing positive for COVID-19 while abroad and are advised to take out comprehensive travel insurance that includes COVID-19 cover. Before departure and during travel, citizens are advised to monitor our Travel Advice, follow us on Twitter, and register with their nearest Irish Embassy or Consulate.

Travel to Suriname

There is no visa requirement for travellers from any country who wish to travel to Suriname for tourism or family visits for a period of 90 days.

An entry fee of US$25 or €25 applies for each person entering Suriname for the purposes of tourism and family visits. This fee can be paid through the website: https://suriname.vfsevisa.com/. The entry fee must be paid in advance of travel and the entry fee voucher presented at immigration on arrival.

All passengers are required to show proof of vaccination, proof of recovery or a negative COVID-19 test result upon arrival.

General Travel Advice

The best help is often close at hand so if you have problems, try talking to your local contacts, tour operator representative or hotel management.

To report emergencies, contact the police, an ambulance, or the fire department by dialling 112 from any phone or contact the emergency services directly on the following numbers:

  • Police: 115
  • Ambulance: 113
  • Fire: 110

Safety and Security

Safety and security

Practical advice

  • Get advice locally about areas of risk and security concerns.
  • Take common-sense precautions about safety and security.
  • Know who to contact in case of an emergency.

Local Laws and Customs

Local laws and customs

Practical advice

  • Remember, the local laws apply to you as a visitor and it is your responsibility to follow them.
  • Be sensitive to local customs, traditions and practices as your behaviour may be seen as improper, hostile or even illegal.

Natural Disasters and Climate

Natural disasters and climate

Practical advice

  • Get local advice on how to manage in the case of a serious incident or dangerous conditions
  • Co-operate with local authorities and emergency services in the case of serious incidents

Additional Information

Additional information

If you are unsure of the entry requirements for this country, including visa and other immigration information, ask your travel agent or contact the country’s nearest Embassy or Consulate.

You can also check with them how long your passport must be valid for.

Health

Check with your doctor well in advance of travelling to see if you need any vaccinations for this country. We advise you to take out comprehensive travel insurance before you travel.

Embassy contact

Embassy Contact

We do not have an Embassy in Suriname, please contact Embassy of Ireland Brazil.

Embassy of Ireland
SHIS QL 12 conjunto 5 casa 9
Lago Sul
Brasília - DF
CEP 71630-255
Brasil

Tel: +55 61 3248 8800
Fax: +55 61 3248 8816

Monday to Friday 10:00-13:00

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