Only after you have been notified by the Consular Affairs officer that your application for MKV has been approved, you may now apply for the Temporary Stay (KV) visa which also permits you to enter Suriname.

Requirements to apply for a KV Visa:

Application and passport along with other requirements should be send to the Embassy by a trusted courier service.

Foreigners entering Suriname on a KV Visa, are required to report to the Aliens Registration department (=Vreemdelingendienst)  of the Suriname Police Force (KPS) at Mr. Jaggernath Lachmonstraat nr. 166-168 within 8 (eight) days upon their arrival in Suriname. Subsequently they need to apply online ( for a residence permit within 14 (fourteen) days upon their arrival in Paramaribo.

Published on 2021/07/28