Non Machine readable passports for Maldives
Last updated: 22.02.2016 //
Maldives Immigration has decided not to accept non machine readable passports from 24 November 2015, and has advise all Airline operators that passengers traveling on non- machine readable passports will not be accepted for entry in to the Maldives.
As we follow :
Standard 3.10 of ICAO Annex 9: All passports issued by Contracting States shall be machine readable in accordance with the specifications of Doc 9303, Part 1.
Standard 3.10.1 of ICAO Annex 9: For passports issued after 24 November 2005 and which are not machine readable, Contracting States shall ensure the expiration date falls before 24 November 2015