- Qatar will no longer accept the Hayya card as travel permission to enter the country
The government of Qatar resumed standard entry measures on December 23, 2022. As a result, travelers seeking entry into the country must obtain an entry visa, a visa-on-arrival, or other approved travel authorization. The government will no longer accept the Hayya Card issued as part of the World Cup event.
What are the Changes?
The government of Qatar resumed regular travel and entry measures after the conclusion of the World Cup event. Travelers seeking entry into the country should ensure they hold the appropriate travel authorization before travel.
Continue to check the government of Qatar’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Qatar e-Government, Ministry of Interior