Gibraltar mostly adheres to the United Kingdom's visa policy. In Gibraltar, all British nationals enjoy the right of residence. Other holders of British passports, as well as nationals of the European Union and Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominica, East Timor, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Kiribati, Liechtenstein, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Passports are needed for all visitors to Gibraltar, with the exception of EU nationals who have a valid national identification card.
The European Union, Spain, the United Kingdom, and Gibraltar agreed in principle to admit Gibraltar to the Schengen region on December 31, 2020. A treaty to that effect is scheduled to be signed within the next six months. This would imply that visas to Gibraltar would be granted by a Schengen nation, namely Spain, in accordance with the Schengen Area's Visa Policy.