Visa requirements

To obtain an entry visa for travel to the Republic of Azerbaijan the following documents must be submitted to the Consular Section of the Embassy:

Valid passport or other travel document (photocopies will not be accepted) which should have at least one clear page for the visa;

A passport must be valid for no less than one month after the date of your planned departure from Azerbaijan.

Two passport sized photos of the applicant taken within the last 6 months to reflect the current appearance;

Colored photos must be full face, one stapled to the marked corner of the application.

The invitation letter ( must be presented through the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan).

For tourism visa can be obtained at www.

Consular fee for the citizens of PRC : single entry - $20 US dollars, , multiple entries- 350 USD 

Payment only at the  Bank of China are accepted. Please, make payment to the order of Embassy of Azerbaijan (778 350 025 820).

Business hours of the Consular Section are Monday and Wednesday from 10 A.M. to 13 P.M.

Processing time – 10 business days


Since March 01, 2005, the Republic of Azerbaijan joined the 1961 Hague Convention abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Public Documents. The convention provides for the simplified certification of public (including notarized) documents to be used in these countries have joined the Convention, by use of a special form called an "apostille" in certifying the document. The apostille does not need to be ribboned onto the document being certified.

Documents destined for use in participating countries and their territories should be certified by one of the officials in the jurisdiction in which the document has been executed.

With the Certification by the Hague Convention apostille, the document is entitled to recognition in the country of intended use, and no authentication by this office or legalization by the Embassy or Consulate of the foreign country where the document is to be used required.

Consular fee rates for consular operations

For issuing visas and passports:

for the issuance of certificate of return to the Republic of Azerbaijan - U.S. $ 40

single entry visa, $ 20

multiple entry-exit visas - $ 350

Tourists (only applies to those who presents travel voucher) and the issuance of visas for students studying in private contract - $ 20

transit visas:

ordinary transit visa - 20 USD

Two times a transit visa for $ 40

For registration of documents related to citizenship;

for resumption of citizenship - U.S. $ 150

for termination of citizenship - U.S. $ 400

for the issuance of a certificate of registration of marriage - $ 40

Registration for the issuance of a certificate of divorce - $ 40

Legalization of documents: U.S. $ 10





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