With this brief article, we tried to describe some useful information for businessmen, tourism companies and tourists to whom Azerbaijan is attractive.
There are various types of visas to enter Azerbaijan. Anyone possessing the required qualifications may easily apply for these visas. The procedure for obtaining a visa as an investor or as a tourist who wishes to travel as foreigners to Azerbaijan is facilitated by the government, and some of them can only be obtained within a short period of three days, with an online application.
Visas granted to foreigners and stateless persons are divided into entry and transit visas. Entry visas are valid up to 90 days for single entry/exit and up to 2 years for multiple entry/exit. Foreigners and stateless persons can stay in the country for the period and purpose indicated on the visa. Entry visa has diverse kinds and in this brief text will inform u about them:
Business visit visa is issued to foreigners and stateless persons for the purpose of establishing business relations or cooperation in the Republic of Azerbaijan on the basis of application of government authorities of the Republic of Azerbaijan, companies acting in the Republic of Azerbaijan or physical persons engaging in entrepreneurship activity without establishing legal entity, as well as branches and representations of foreign companies or to foreigners and stateless persons arriving with a document certifying that s/he is engaged in entrepreneurship activity in the Republic of Azerbaijan. On a business visit visa, the period of stay in the country is defined for up to 180 days.
Labor visa is issued to foreigners and stateless persons who intend to carry out paid labor activity in the Republic of Azerbaijan and for this purpose arriving upon the application submitted by employer-government authorities of the Republic of Azerbaijan, legal entities acting in the Republic of Azerbaijan or physical persons engaging in entrepreneurship activity without establishing a company, as well as branches and representations of foreign legal entities. On a labor visa, the period of stay in the country is defined for up to 90 days.
Tourism visa is issued to foreigners and stateless person arriving in the Republic of Azerbaijan as a tourist. On a tourist visa, the period of stay in the country is defined for up to 30 days.
www.evisa.gov.az will be a beneficial source for foreigners in order to get visa online. The E-Visa is issued within 3 (three) working days. E-Visa applications can be created for an individual, for a family (minimum of 2 and a maximum of 10 persons) or for a group (minimum of 10 and a maximum of 300 persons). The necessary data required for the e-Visa should be entered directly into the system. The fee for the e-Visa is paid electronically via the system. The e-Visa is sent to the e-mail address of an applicant. You can get the e-visa in just 3 steps (apply, pay and download e-Visa) via the Portal.
10 July 2019