Kazakhstan Visa Support / Letter of Invitation (LOI)

If you are planning to visit Kazakhstan and your country is not in the visa-free list, you need to apply for Visa Support, also known as Letter of Invitation (LOI), before applying for visa. Visa support is obtained via/from a travel agency. You can apply as early as 3 months, but no later than 20 days before your trip. Application processing time is up to 2 weeks. Approved visa support form is faxed directly to the Kazakh Embassy or Consulate you have indicated in your application. We will email you the reference (telex) number of the approved Kazakhstan Visa Support (LOI). You need to provide it with your visa application.

Kazakhstan Visa Support Requirements

To provide you with the Kazakhstan visa support, we need the following:

  1. Fill out Kazakhstan Visa Support / Letter of Invitation (LOI) Form;
  2. Send us a good quality photocopy of your passport by fax or preferably a scanned copy
    by e-mail;
  3. Receive in full Kazakhstan Visa Support fee;
  4. International flight booking confirmation.

NOTE : According to the Resolution of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Internal Affairs of modifications and additions to the "Instruction on issuing visas of Republic of Kazakhstan" from 15.02.2004, the following countries are not required Kazakhstan Visa Supportion (letter of invitation) to obtain Single Tourist/Business visa:

Australia
Austria
Belgium
Brazil
Bulgaria
Canada
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Great Britain
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Japan
Jordan
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxemburg
Malaysia
Malta
Monaco
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Oman
Poland
Portugal
Qatar
Republic of Korea
Rumania
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
UAE
USA
Note: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reserves the right to deny any application for Kazakhstan visa support without providing further explanations or may request additional information (e.g. , letter from the employer confirming the employment)

It is possible to obtain a visa at the international arrivals lounge of Astana and Almaty International Airports, if there is no Kazakhstan Embassy or Consulate in the country.

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