Welcome to the Visa Information page. Please follow the directions, complete the form with the correct information and return it to the Consular Office with the required attachments.
Note: According to instructions received from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, henceforth for those Afghans and persons of Afghan origin that hold foreign passports and wish to visit Afghanistan, a permit letter will be issued, not required for a visa to travel to Afghanistan.
Note: Please note that the embassy has been advised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the I.R. of Afghanistan to suspend issuing visas for Travel Document Holders.
Please note: Telephone enquiries to the Visa Section, Monday to Friday between 9:30 am to 1 pm Eastern Standard Time.
Tel: (02) 62827377
Fax : (02) 62827322
Media personnel/journalists are required to provide an introduction letter stating the purpose, duration and places intended to visit in Afghanistan. (Media journalists must contact Press Office of the Directorate of Media Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, located at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Char-rah e Malik Asghar, Shah Mahmood Ghazi Wat, Kabul Afghanistan.)
To download registration form or obtain more information about the Directorate of Media Relations in Afghanistan, follow this link: http://www.mfa.gov.af/media.asp
Please note that the following visa types can be issued by the Embassy of Afghanistan in Australia:
VISA PROCESSING FEE:
A non-refundable fee is payable upon submission of the application. All fees must be paid by Money Order payable to “Embassy of Afghanistan”. However, Applicants from Newzealand and Figi can provide Bank Cheque for their visa fees
NOTE: Urgent visa applications require double fees.
|Single Entry Visa ( Stay for 60 days but might be extended for one extra moth after 60 days stay over inside Afghanistan)||AUD$ 200.00|
|Multiple Entry Visa Three Months (Can only Stay for multiple 90 Days)||Contact Embassy for the fees and the requirements|
|Multiple Entry Visa - One Year||Contact Embassy for the fees and the requirements|
|Entry Visa (Relevant letter must be provided by MOFA)||AUD$ 160.00|
|Diplomatic vsa and Official Visa||Exempt|
VISA PROCESSING DURATION:
Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
PO Box 155
Deakin West ACT 2600
For visa related inquiries contact:
Phone: (02) 6282 6034 OR (02) 62827377 (Monday to Friday between 9:30am - 1pm Eastern Standard Time)
Fax: (02) 6282 7322