About Us

The Department of Immigration has the responsibility of administering and enforcing the tenets of the Bermuda Immigration and Protection Act 1956 and its related policies. It serves residents of Bermuda with respect to employment, travel documents, and land licence permissions and it also serves tourists with visitor stays.

What do they do?

The Department of Immigration determines who can enter Bermuda, how long they can stay, and who is or isn’t a Bermudian. 

Advisory: The Department of Immigration will partially re-open Monday May 4th, 2020, observing strict social and physical distancing as outlined by the Ministry of Health. All staff will work in shifts in accordance with a defined work schedule. see Department of Immigration Phased Resumption of Services Info Guide

Department of Immigration Traveler Advisory - March 6th, 2017

The Department of Immigration processes:


PATI Statements