Belize Digital Nomad Visa

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Visa category

Work Where You Vacation*

What are the visa fees/charges?

• For adult: BZD500 (~US$250)
• For child (under the age of 18): BZD200 (~US$100) per child

Is there a minimum income threshold applicable for digital nomad/remote work visa?

• For individuals: US$75,000 annually
• For Couples/families: US$100,000 annually

Are digital nomad/remote work visa holders subject to income tax?

Likely no income tax since maximum stay is 180 days (183 days required to establish tax residency)

Are digital nomad/remote work visa holders subject to social security contributions?


Is there Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) relief available in the country?

Is there an income tax requirement in the country, in general?


Is there a social security requirement in the country, in general?


Are criminal checks required for this visa?

The applicant is required to present a Certificate, issued within the past 6 months, indicating a clean Criminal Record.

For how long is the digital nomad/remote work visa valid?

6 months

Is the applicant bound to any work restraints/limitations?

The applicant must be earning income from outside Belize to be eligible for this Visa

What are the standard requirements for the digital nomad/remote work visa?

• A valid passport
• An Employment Letter
• Travel insurance policy covering at least US$50,000
• Proof of Income
• Notarized Banking Reference and Statement of Account
• Return Flight Ticket
• Proof of accommodations for the entire duration (i.e., Hotel accommodation, Air BnB, Rental)

Which countries are eligible to apply for the digital nomad/ remote work visa?

Available for all nationals

Is applicant required to provide proof of employment?

Yes – proof of employment is required

The Authorities in Belize accept Applications for this Visa Offline. The Application is not currently being accepted Online.
The individual will be required to enter Belize as a Visitor and be stamped in for a 30 day Visa. Before the expiry of the 30 day Visa, the applicant is required to visit the nearest Visa office in Belize to obtain an extension.

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