Friday, August 21st, 2015
On Thursday, May 28th, 2015, the European Union signed a short-stay visa waiver agreement with 7
countries from the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group (ACP) including St Lucia, the Commonwealth of
Dominica, Grenada, St Vincent and the Grenadines, the Republic of Vanuatu, the independent State of
Samoa and the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
This groundbreaking visa program provides visa-free travel for EU citizens when traveling to one of the
above countries, and citizens from the listed countries to also travel visa free to the EU, for a period of 90
days in any 180 day period. Ireland and the United Kingdom will not be subject to the application of the