Visiting Maldives under a Sponsored Visa requires:
A Maldivian national or a company's decleration of sponsorship, via submission of the Sponsorship Visa Form to Maldives Immigration & Emigration prior to 48 hours of travel.
- The guest shall carry a return air ticket
- Those guests/visitors who are arriving to a live-aboard vessels, yachts, or any other boat/ship, must confirm that such vessels are registered in Maldives Customs Services
- The sponsor will have to attend a brief interview of Maldives Immigration & Emigration