All foreigners in Fiji must ensure to maintain a valid permit at all times while in the country. Foreigners should also apply for extension of their permit within 30 days of expiry to avoid overstaying and being declared a Prohibited Immigrant (PI) as covered under Part 4, Section 13 (2) of the Immigration Act 2003.
In the event a foreigner overstays his/her permit, he/she may apply for uplift of PI Status.
This section gives you an overview on how to apply for PI Uplift.
Application actual processing period is 21 working days. However, processing times may vary due to individual circumstances including:
We will let you know when the decision is made on your application through email.
For further inquiries, please contact [email protected]