From January 01, 2019 visas to Ukraine upon arrival will no longer be issued, the fee for electronic visas (e-Visa) for entry into Ukraine will change to 85 USD and the number of purposes will increase upon which the e-Visa can be issued
On November 14, 2018 the Government of Ukraine adopted the following decision:
1. to abolish from January 01, 2019 issuance visas upon arrival in airports. For the foreigners of the respective 44 countries (see below) electronic visa (e-Visa) can be issued. At the same time the possibility remains to process all types of visas through the Embassy or Consulate of Ukraine;
2. to change from January 01, 2019 the fee for electronic visas (e-Visa) for entry into Ukraine from 65 to 85 USD;
3. to increase the number of purposes upon which the electronic visas (e-Visa) for entry into Ukraine can be issued. In addition to business and tourist purposes, from January 01, 2019 electronic visas (e-Visa) for entry into Ukraine for foreigners can be also issued for such purposes as private, medical treatment, conducting activity in the sphere of culture, science, education, sport, as well as for foreign mass media representatives with the aim of fulfilling their service obligations.
E-Visas can be issued for citizens of the following states:
Australia, the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Barbados, Bahrain, Belize, Bolivia, Bhutan, Vanuatu, Haiti, Guatemala, Honduras, Grenada, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Republic of Ecuador, Indonesia, Cambodia, Costa Rica, People‘s Republic of China, Republic of Kiribati, Republic of Colombia, Kuwait, Laos, Mauritius, Malaysia, Maldives, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Myanmar, Republic of Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, New Zealand, Oman, Palau, Peru, El Salvador, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Suriname, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Fiji, Jamaica.