VANUATU’S Council of Ministers has approved new categories of visas and visa requirements to help address issues of people breaching their visa conditions.

A report released by Pac News stated that Minister Andrew Napwat said in the past, they had been issuing only certain categories of visas and we have not expanded them, resulting in the confusion that they have been experiencing, with people breaching their visa conditions.

He said but now, he is glad to say that last week, the Council of Ministers approved new categories and requirements, which through a regulation, as Minister he will work on them and with consequential amendments made on the Immigration Act to address the issues with visas.”