A 30-day visa to enter Niue will be issued at the airport on arrival. A return ticket is required. For stays longer than 30 days, application for a resident permit will have to be lodged in advance with the Immigration Division of the Police Department, police report, medical certificate and a character reference is required, only original documents accepted. It is highly recommended that permits to enter and reside in Niue is issued before any travel plan is confirm to travel to Niue. Application for work permit is also required if taking up employment in Niue.