Conditions for obtaining a visa to enter the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan

Entry into the country of foreign citizens (except for citizens of some countries of the former Soviet Union) is permitted with a valid passport and an entry visa, which can be obtained from the Embassy of Tajikistan abroad (in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Iran, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, the United States, Pakistan).

Cost of obtaining a tourist visa for citizens of arriving in the country is 25 US $.

Tajikistan has visa-free regime with all CIS countries, except Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan.

Even with the 69 countries of the world a simplified visa regime, according to which diplomatic, service, business and tourist visas for up to 45 days can be obtained at the entrance to the territory of the Republic, at the airport in Dushanbe. Among these countries — Britain, China, USA, Germany, Iran, France, the Baltic States, Japan, Turkey and others.

For those wishing to visit Tajikistan requires an invitation from local organizations, companies, businesses, individuals, which served to review the Ministry of Foreign Ministry of the Interior, or (depending on the purpose of the visit).

Period for consideration — 30 working days.

In the case of an authorization to enter (Confirmation invitations, Confirmation of invitation) the document is sent to the Embassy of Tajikistan in the country where it is supposed to obtain visas to foreign citizens and directly to the embassy carried out the procedure for obtaining a visa.

According to the Decree of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan «On approval of the simplified procedure of registration and issuance of entry and exit visas of the Republic of Tajikistan citizens of the European Union, the USA and Japan» № 460 dated October 25, 2003, the citizens of these countries a visa must be issued within 3 business days.

In accordance with the Government of RT № 368 dated September 12, 1998 «On checkpoints across the state border of the Republic of Tajikistan» with later additions and alterations, the entry (exit) in the country is possible through any international Border checkpoint open for entry.

In particular:

village. Nizhny Panj Kumsangir districts of Khatlon region,
to. Cocula Municipality, Guerrero Parharsky district, Khatlon region,
Those districts Khorog,
to. Ruzvai Darvoz district of GBAO,
to. Humrogi Vanj district of GBAO,
to. Langar Ishkashim GBAO
site Kizi-Works (Gunzhbay) Murghab district of GBAO,
to. Ishkashim Ishkashim GBAO
to. Kulm Murghab district of Badakhshan,
to. Kyzyl-Art Murghab district of GBAO,
checkpoint on the main highway of Pendjikent Samarkand,
to. Beshteppa Tursunzade region,
customs post «Fotekhobod» Matcha district (international)
customs post «Dam» Nauskogo area for citizens of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan,
CPR at a railway station Kanibadam Konibodom Sughd
CPR at a railway station Nau Nauskogo district Sughd
CPR at a railway station Pakhtaabad Tursunzade region,
CPR at a railway station Hoshadi Shaartuz Khatlon
Airports (in Dushanbe, Khujand, Kulyab, town. Aini district it. Rudaki).

Since January 2010 introduced changes to the order of the foreign citizens in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan:

1. Foreign tourists, with the invitation, should be on the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan without registration within 30 days.

2. The waiver of fees for permission to climb to an altitude of over 3000 m.

For travel on (to) the territory of the border zone (for example, in GBAO) requires a special permit issued by the territorial department of the Interior Ministry of Interior or OVIRov.

For citizens RUSSIA — entry and exit in Tajikistan on visa-free passports.

When traveling with children should be taken into account:

1) Children under 14 do not have a passport should be included in the parent’s passport. Entered in the passport on children older than 6 years must be affixed photograph.

2) If a minor child is traveling with one parent should submit a notarized power of attorney from the other parent.

3) If a minor child (under 18) traveling without their parents need to provide a notarized authorization from both parents in the accompanying person, or on the receiving side in Tajikistan.

4) In the case of single-parent families must provide notarized copies of relevant documents, which may include:

a) the death certificate of the other parent;

b) Certificate of single mothers;

g) provided in the form of 25 the registry office, if the father on the birth certificate inscribed with the words of the mother;

d) a court of the unknown whereabouts of the other parent.