Passport and Visa

Passenger Identification and travel permission

Is considered passenger identification (ID) for travelling, following original and valid documents:

  • Passport (must have a minimum validity of 6 months at the date of return);
  • National ID Card;
  • Visa;
  • Immigration documents;
  • Alien Residents card;
  • In case of minors’ passengers, travel permission is required for an International flight.


Other important documents

When traveling to an international destination, the certificate of vaccination can be requested by airport officers, and you may be penalized if it is not in order with OMS recommendations. Which means, when traveling internationally, you need to be aware about health policies of the country you are visiting.

Passengers with final destination Cabo Verde must have the International Certificate of yellow fever vaccine.


NOTE 1: The acceptance of the entry documents may differ between the country of original departure and the country of destination. For information and clearance is required to check Travel Information Manual (TIM) and «Regulation nº 02/2010 from March 11th».

NOTE 2: For more information, it is recommended to consult Cape Verdean law: “LAW Nº 66/VIII/2014“.