Important Announcement For Visa Applications , 29.12.2015
- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of the Turkey has introduced
“online visa application system”, which will come into effect from 05.01.2016.
- Starting from that date (January 5, 2016), Ethiopian citizens and those
with nationalities of third countries, who are required to have visa for
entering into Turkey and who are not eligible for e-visa (requirements for
eligibility for e-visa could be found at www.evisa.gov.tr/en/), are expected to
make their applications in advance for all types of visas through the online
visa application system: www.visa.gov.tr . After the online application
is submitted, the applicants are expected to visit the Embassy once an appointment
is scheduled.- Applicants
are kindly request to use the www.visa.gov.tr website for
visa applications starting from 05.01.2016.
- During the application for an
appointment, applicants should fill in all required fields and prepare all the
- Each applicant must apply
personally for an appointment for the visa.
- As the application documents are
accepted, the necessary visa fees will be charged. In case of the negative
result of the application, the applicant will not be able to get back the
charged visa fee.
- All applicants also should have a
valid travel health insurance which covers the entire period of intended stay
- Applicants visiting the Embassy
without prior online appointment will not be accepted.
- All Entry visas are subject to
authorization from the Interior Ministry of Turkey. Therefore, applicants are kindly
requested to submit visa applications at least four weeks prior to intended
date of travel to avoid any inconvenience regarding travel schedules and