IMPORTANT

GENERAL  INFORMATION

  • Holders of a valid Canada, US, Japan, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, or Schengen area country visa, and regardless of their nationality, do NOT need a visa to visit Mexico. The length of stay will be determined by the immigration authorities at the point of entry, on a case by case basis, but will not exceed 180 days.

  • Permanent residents of the United States of America, Canada, United Kingdom, Japan and countries within the Schengen space do NOT need a visa to visit Mexico. The length of stay will be determined by the immigration authorities at the point of entry, on a case by case basis, but will not exceed 180 days.

  • Visa holders are allowed to travel to Mexico, however entry to the country is subject to the final decision of the Immigration and Health Authorities in Mexico on a case by case basis. 

  • Visa applicants must complete their visa application process individually and in person.  Each person who needs a visa must submit a separate application. 

  • Documents requested by the Consular Section must be authentic. 

  • According to Mexican Law, presenting modified, altered or false documents for official purposes is a crime. In such cases applicants will be registered permanently and will not be eligible to obtain a Mexican visa. The Consular Section might share information with local authorities. 

  • Documents in Arabic must be translated into Spanish by an official translator. Official documents issued in English are accepted. 

  • Once you gather the required documents, schedule an appointment by calling +962 6 593 99 71/74. Business hours are 9:00 AM to 14:00 PM, Sunday to Thursday. 

  • All applicants must undertake a consular interview.  Biometrics will be taken (digital photo and fingerprints).

  • Additional documents may be requested by the Consular Section. 

  • Visa processing will take maximum 10 working days. In the case of missing documents, applicants must submit the additional required documents within these 10 days.

  • Visa fee is $36 US dollars. You will have to pay the exact amount in USD at any Arab Bank Office.

  • If you have questions please contact the Consular Section via e-mail: Esta dirección de correo electrónico está siendo protegida contra los robots de spam. Necesita tener JavaScript habilitado para poder verlo.  

·         Minor travelling to Mexico

  • For minors travelling to Mexico, both parents will have to submit personally the visa application.
  • In case one of the parents is not able to submit personally the application, the other parent has to submit a notarized authorization or document issued by local authorities, in which the absent parent consents his child to obtain a Mexican visa.
  • In the case of minors whose parental authority only corresponds to one of the parents by judicial sentence, a certified copy of the official document will have to be submitted. 

Photo requirements

  • Taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.
  • In color, without retouching or Photoshop.  
  • 4 cm x 3 cm.
  • Taken in front of a plain white or off-white background.
  • Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera.
  • With a neutral facial expression and both eyes open.
  • Your full face must be visible, without glasses, ornaments or large earrings.