According to the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On exit from, entry into the country, and passports”, foreign nationals and stateless persons (hereinafter referred to as “foreigners”) may come to the Republic of Azerbaijan with their passports on the basis of visas issued in accordance with international agreements, provided that they enter the country through border checkpoints. For citizens of certain countries, there is a visa-free procedure of travel to the Republic of Azerbaijan, determined in accordance with interstate agreements, entered into force by the Republic of Azerbaijan.
To obtain a visa, the following documents are required:
- Application form
- 2 color photos (3×4 cm on a white background)
- Passport of a foreigner or relevant ID document of a stateless person
- Invitation to the receiving party or, in the case of a foreigner applying for a visa for tourism purposes, a tourist voucher or other information confirming the tourist’s nature of the visit
- Receipt confirming payment of the state dutyA visa is not issued if the validity of a foreigner’s passport or a stateless person’s relevant ID document expires in less than three months.