Visa requirements for entering the Republic of North Macedonia


All information on RNM’s visa regime is available here.

Nationals of EU Member States and signatories of the Schengen Agreement DO NOT need a visa to enter the Republic of North Macedonia (and are eligible to enter the Republic of North Macedonia with a valid national identity card)


Third-country nationals with temporary residence in an EU Member State or a country signatory of the Schengen Agreement may stay no longer than 15 (fifteen) days upon every entry into the territory of the Republic of North Macedonia as long as the total length of stay does not exceed 90 days in any 180-day period. 


Third-country nationals with permanent residence in an EU Member State or a country signatory of the Schengen Agreement may stay no longer than 15 (fifteen) days upon every entry into the territory of the Republic of North Macedonia as long as the total length of stay does not exceed 90 days in any 180-day period.


Third-country nationals with multiple-entry Schengen visa (type C) valid for at least 5 (five) days beyond the intended stay in the Republic of North Macedonia may stay no longer than 15 (fifteen) days upon every entry into the territory of the Republic of North Macedonia as long as the total length of stay does not exceed 90 days in any 180-day period.


The Government of the Republic of North Macedonia has adopted decision to extend the visa exemption until 31 December 2020, for foreign nationals holders of third country valid passports holding valid British, Canadian or U.S. visa. The length of their stay in the Republic of North Macedonia may be up to to 15 days, and the validity of the British, Canadian or U.S. visa should be 5 days longer than the planned stay in the Republic of North Macedonia. The total duration of consecutive stays in the Republic of North Macedonia may not exceed(is limited to) 90 days in any 180-day period, which precedes the days of the stay.

Last updated: 18 May 2020