Tourists are issued 30 days visa on arrival. A passport or a similar valid document is needed to enter the Maldives. Visa extensions are handled by the immigration.
Fire arms could not be imported in to the Maldives. Likewise import of drugs, pornography and idols of worship are illegal. Dogs, pigs, and pork products could only be imported with a special permit only to the resorts. Liquor and pork products are available in all the resorts.