Frequently Asked Questions
What is Tajikistan visa?
Visa is a permission which gives right to the foreign citizen to entry into and travel within Tajikistan.
What do I need for my visa application?
You need to have a travel document valid for at least 6 months from the date you intend to enter Tajikistan. Depending on type of visa, there may be additional requirements.
Which embassies should I select for my visa application?
You need to select embassy of Tajikistan in your country or nearest embassy to your country, then continue due to visa application requirements.
How much should I pay for my visa application?
Price depends on embassy. Depending on countries price may be different.
How do you protect the information that I share during my visa application process?
The Republic of Tajikistan does not sell, rent or otherwise use for commercial purposes any personal information entered in the Visa Application System to third parties. Any information obtained at each stage of the application and at the end of the process is stored in high security systems. The applicant bears full responsibility for the safety of the soft and hard copies of the Visa. The applicant also bears full responsibility of this information should it fall into the hands of third parties.
Do I need to obtain a separate visa for people accompanying me?
Yes. You do. Each person must have a separate visa.
If the information on my visa does not fully match the information on my travel document, can I enter Tajikistan with this visa?
No, you cannot. Your visa is invalid. You must obtain another visa.
I would like to stay in Tajikistan for a period of time longer than the visa permits. What should I do?
You can extend your visa at the Main Consular Department of MoFA in Dushanbe, except Tourist visa. Tourist visa cannot be extended.
How long before my travel date should I apply for visa?
Within five working days before you intend to travel to Tajikistan you can apply for obtaining a visa.
What is a «GBAO» permit?
The «GBAO» is Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region which requires a special permission in addition to the Tajikistan Visa in order to travel there. Holder of «GBAO» permit is allowed to entrance to the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region except the territory of Sarez Lake.
Do I need to enter to Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region on the exact date specified on my visa?
Yes. You do. You can enter to Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region from the date which is specified on your visa.
Can visa holder entry to Tajikistan from all border points?
Yes. Visa holder can enter to the Republic of Tajikistan through all border points.