Caribbean Carpet Programme

Do you regularly travel to Aruba, CuraƧao, St Maarten, Bonaire, Saba or St Eustatius? If so, you may be able to apply for your short-stay visa through the Caribbean Carpet Programme. The programme simplifies the application procedure and your visa will also be valid for longer.

Applying for the Caribbean Carpet Programme

You can find out whether you’re eligible for the Caribbean Carpet Programme on the website of the Dutch embassy or consulate. The website also gives details of how to apply for the Caribbean Carpet Programme. If your application for the Caribbean Carpet Programme is successful, you can also apply for your visas via the Visa Application Centre.

Applying for a visa through the Caribbean Carpet Programme

If your application for the Caribbean Carpet Programme is successful, you will receive an email confirmation. The email will also contain details about how to submit future visa applications to the Visa Application Centre.