BCC/CCP police control
Laws and regulations
Border control in the Republic of Albania is responsibility of the State Police Department of Border and Migration at the Ministry of Interior.
Border control is done at Border Crossing Points and, in special cases specified by regulations, outside the border control area, in airplanes, trains, ship or other locations in the territory.
Types of visas
Foreigners may enter the Republic of Albania with a visa that has been issued by the consular authorities of the Republic of Albania abroad, or a residence permit that has been issued by a regional border and migration body, or without a visa for foreigners who are nationals of those countries with which the Republic of Albania has bilateral agreements (or holds a unilateral position) for a visa-free regime. Foreigners who may enter without a visa are entitled to enter and stay in the country for no more than 90 days in a period of 180 days from the first entry date.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Albania
Adress : Bulevardi Gjergj Fishta, Nr 6, Tiranë, Shqipëri
Tel: +355 4 23 64 090 (+79 205)
Fax: +355 4 23 62 084/85