Visas

We suggest that participants contact the Uruguayan embassy or consulate in your country to find information about visas with enough time in advance. In the following link you can find their contact information http://www.mrree.gub.uy/frontend/
To obtain more information on permits for entry into Uruguay and the respective visas, we suggest visiting the Ministry of the Interior website where up to date information is available: http://dnm09.dnm.minterior.gub.uy/visas.php and http://www.mapaconsular.mrree.gub.uy/
According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uruguay today the countries exempted from visa are:

ARGENTINE, AUSTRALIA, AUSTRIA, BAHAMAS, BARBADOS, BELGIUM, BELIZE, BOLIVIA , BRAZIL , CANADA, COLOMBIA , SOUTH KOREA , COSTA RICA , CROATIA , CHILE, CYPRUS, DENMARK, ECUADOR, EL SALVADOR, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, UNITED STATES, FINLAND, FRANCE, BRITAIN, GREECE, GUATEMALA, NETHERLANDS, HONDURAS , HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAMAICA, JAPAN , LATVIA, LICHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALAYSIA, MALTA, MEXICO, MONACO, NICARAGUA, NORWAY, NEW ZEALAND, PANAMA, PARAGUAY, PERU, POLAND, PORTUGAL, REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, ROMANIA, SOUTH AFRICA, SEYCHELLES, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, TRINIDAD TOBAGO, TURKEY, VENEZUELA, EUROPEAN COMMISSION, OAS PASSPORTS, UN PASSPORTS

Participants also need to note that in some cases they may need a transit visa or visas through another country, or countries, before entry into Uruguay. Please establish the likely transit point(s) and make arrangements to obtain a transit visa before departure from your country.