Certificate of Exemption

Application for a Certificate of Exemption from the Provisions of Subsection (1) of Section 7 of the Immigration Act.

This service is applicable only to persons who have been granted Resident status in Trinidad and Tobago and wish to be granted approval to be out of Trinidad and Tobago for a period of one year or more.

Persons making an application using this service are encouraged to view the checklist of documents required by viewing or downloading the checklist to ensure that they meet the requirements stated therein.

Click here to download the Document Checklist

To view the Immigration Act of Trinidad and Tobago which governs this application please click the link below.

Immigration Act of Trinidad and Tobago Chapter 18:01