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Document Requirements

These requirements are applicable for US Citizens applying for an Azerbaijan Tourist visa in Washington DC

Please send TDS your current valid and signed passport. U.S passport must be valid for no less than 3 months after the date of your planned departure from Azerbaijan and must have at least one blank visa page. Foreign Embassies cannot issue a visa on a page not labeled as a Visa page. Amendment and Endorsement pages in the back of the passport cannot be used for issuance of a visa.
A visa cannot be stamped on a page even if only one Small Stamp is on the visa page. If you do not have any blank visa pages in your passport, TDS can assist you in applying for additional pages. If your passport expires within 3 months of your planned departure, you must renew your passport and then we will secure your visa with the new passport.


Please send 2 recent professional passport-type photographs.
Digital and non-passport photographs are not acceptable.
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Please send a copy of your round trip airline tickets, or itinerary or e-ticket, or letter of confirmation from a travel agent. The itinerary must show the applicant's name, date of arrival and departure from the country, and flight information. The Embassy does not recommend purchasing your ticket prior to a visa being issued.


Copy of a hotel confirmation (Voucher) confirming your place of stay, if you are staying in multiple hotels, hostels etc you must supply a confirmation for each night stay in Azerbaijan.

All foreign travelers visiting Azerbaijan for more than ten days must be registered at the State Migration Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan within 10 days upon arrival. All foreign applicants visiting Azerbaijan for more than thirty days must register their passports with the local passport registration authorities.

The registration can be done:

  • via the official webpage of the State Migration Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan: Electronic Registration System
  • by e-mail:  ;
  • or in person.
No fee is required for foreigners’ and stateless persons’ registration upon the place of stay.

Please Send One Completed and Signed Application Form.


The AZERBAIJAN tourist visa is usually issued for a single/double entry for a period of 3 months from date of issue, provided the passport remains valid, for a period of stay up to 30 days.

Your application will be hand carried to the Embassy and is usually processed in 10 business days, based upon urgency.

The Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan advises that the laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan prohibit visiting the occupied territories of the Nagorno-Karabakh region and seven adjacent districts without the explicit consent of the Azerbaijani authorities. It is illegal to travel to these regions without a special permit and visa issued by the authorities of the Republic of Azerbaijan.


Shipping Instructions

Please forward a printed copy of your order confirmation for an Azerbaijan Tourist visa for US Citizens and all required documents to:

Travel Document Systems, Inc.
1625 K St. NW
Suite 750
Washington, DC 20006

Local Phone Number: 202-638-3800

Urgent applications for an Azerbaijan Tourist visa should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.

Please use FedEx Priority Overnight. Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.

Once your order is complete, your Passport with the visa sticker/stamp will be returned to you via FedEx Overnight.

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Continental USA Only Price
Next Business Day - up to 3 passports $32.00
Next Business Day - 4 or more passports $33.00
Saturday Delivery $41.00
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Next Day Letter (No Saturday Delivery) $39.00
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