EMPLOYMENT IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED UNDER THIS TOURIST VISA CATEGORY.Sponsorship
A foreigner maybe allowed to enter Maldives through the sponsorship program. The sponsor should fill and submit the related application form available at the Immigration.
The foreigner should not travel to Maldives under this program, until the sponsorship is approved. It is the responsibility of the foreigner to ensure that the sponsorship has been approved. Failing upon which the foreigner maybe refused entry.
A sponsor could be a local or a locally registered company.Refusal of EntryAny person arriving in Maldives maybe refused entry, if the Immigration officer during questioning or interviewing the passenger
- Have reasonable grounds (not necessarily solid proof) that the person is carrying fraudulent travel documents.
- Suspects the apparent intention to the possible disruption of harmony and unlawful activities.
- Has strong anti-semantic religious or political views.
- More information available on Maldives Immigration Website