The Immigration Division

The Immigration Division is responsible for the control of persons entering and leaving Trinidad and Tobago and the issue of travel documents both locally and at Trinidad and Tobago Missions overseas. The Immigration Division comprises approximately 500 members of staff who operate at offices throughout Trinidad and Tobago including national air and seaports. Trinidad and Tobago Passports are issued locally at six locations: Port of Spain, Chaguanas, San Fernando, Point Fortin, Sangre Grande and Scarborough; and internationally, in London, Toronto, Caracas, Washington DC, Miami and New York

Immigration Offices are located at all ports of entry throughout Trinidad and Tobago. Its range of services include:

  orange bullet icon Issuing of Student Permits.
  orange bullet icon Issuing of passports for T&T nationals.
  orange bullet icon Approval of Visas and Visa waivers
  orange bullet icon Granting shore leave and shore passes.
  orange bullet icon Granting Extensions of Stay to non-nationals.
  orange bullet icon Granting of certificates of Immigration status.
  Granting "Pratique" of Health Clearance of vessels under the Quarantine Ordinance.
  orange bullet icon Detention/Deportation of immigrants and prosecution for breaches of immigration laws.
  orange bullet icon Conducting Interviews and preparing reports for Permanent Residence and Citizenship.

The Immigration Division has resumed services at all passport offices. 
All passport applicants are advised to visit the website and schedule an appointment. 

Please click here for information regarding MRP forms

Please click here for additional information on Passport Services at the Immigration Division

On your visit to the Passport Office note that all measures to prevent the Covid-19 virus spread have been implemented which include: 
 Proper hygiene – sanitize hands upon entry
 Social distancing 
 Wearing of a face mask 
Thank you for your cooperation.

The main office is located at:

  Government Campus, 3-9 Richmond Street, Port of Spain
Telephone: 225-4664

For further information, you can send an email to the addresses below:

•         For general enquiries:

•         For passport services:

•         For extension services: or

•         For Visas and Visa waivers: