Coming into Jersey is pretty straight forward. Jersey is part of the Common Travel Area and therefore maintains the same standard of immigration control as the UK. Find out if you need a passport, visa or just an identification card. We can’t wait to welcome you to our shores.

Welcome to Jersey.

There are no formal immigration controls when travelling within the Common Travel Area. You don’t need to carry your passport or identity card for immigration purposes; however, customs and immigration officers may ask to see your photo ID and evidence of your UK immigration permissions.

Always check with your airline and ferry company before travelling to confirm the identification you’ll need to carry. Explore ways to travel to Jersey.

Getting here

EU nationals.

Everyone arriving in Jersey directly from outside the Common Travel Area will require a valid passport, other than a few exemptions. If you are just visiting Jersey on holiday you don’t need a visa if you’re an EU or EAA national.

For more information about whether you’ll need your passport or a visa, read the advice for visitors from the Government of Jersey.

Arriving from outside the Common Travel Area.

Anyone else arriving in Jersey directly from outside the Common Travel Area will require a valid passport. You don’t need a visa if you’re an EU or EAA national.

For more information about whether you’ll need your passport or a visa, read the advice for visitors from the Government of Jersey.

 

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