AZERBAIJAN – E-Visas to Allow Stays of 90-Days with Multiple-Entries

Effective 12 January 2018, e-visas obtained through the ASAN Viza website will allow stays of up to 90 days, rather than the previous 30 days, and multiple entries, rather than a single entry, as previously.

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AZERBAIJAN – No More Post-Arrival Change of Status for Foreign Workers or Business Travellers

Effective immediately, foreign nationals travelling to Azerbaijan for work or business must obtain the appropriate work or business visa before travelling.

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AZERBAIJAN – Urgent E-visa Now Available

Effective 30 August 2017, an urgent e-visa option is now available for Azerbaijan, with a processing time of three hours.

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Latest Immigration News

Catch up on our latest immigration alerts from around the world:

JAPAN – Relaxation of Visa Requirements for Chinese Nationals

AZERBAIJAN – New Rules for Payment of Work and Residence Permit Fees

CANADA – Government Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence for Certain Spouses and Revises Age Threshold for Dependents

TAIWAN – Upcoming Relaxation of Visa Rules for Nationals of Southeast and South Asian Countries

ANGOLA – Amendments to Rules on Hiring of Foreign Employees

PORTUGAL – All Travellers Subject to Border Control 10-14 May 2017 Due to Pope’s Visit

JAPAN – Relaxation of Visa Requirements for Nationals of Five Central Asian Countries

AUSTRALIA – New Foreign Worker Levy and Increased Visa Application Charges

COSTA RICA – New Expedited ID Card Process for Registered Companies

SWITZERLAND – Government Invokes “Safeguard Clause” to Impose Quota on Residence Permits for Bulgarian and Romanian Nationals

 

AZERBAIJAN – New Rules for Payment of Work and Residence Permit Fees

Effective immediately, the Central Bank of the Republic of Azerbaijan has issued updated payment instructions for state fees for work permits and temporary residence permits.

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AZERBAIJAN – New Rules for Payment of Work and Residence Permit Fees

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AZERBAIJAN – New Work Permit Exemptions and Upcoming Online Visa System

Effective 10 January 2017, the State Agency on Public Services and Social Innovations (ASAN Centres) will begin to process electronic visitor visas through the new “ASAN Viza” system.

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AZERBAIJAN – New Online Visa System Imminent

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AZERBAIJAN – New Work Permit Exemptions and Upcoming Online Visa System

Effective 4 June 2016, newly published amendments to the Migration Code of Azerbaijan exempt certain company directors and specialists from requiring a work permit.

Additionally, a recent presidential decree announces an upcoming new unified online visa application and issuance system, called ASAN Visa.

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AZERBAIJAN – New Work Permit Exemptions and Upcoming Online Visa System

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AZERBAIJAN – New Visa-on-Arrival Option for US Nationals

Effective immediately, US nationals travelling on the New York – Baku direct flight with Azerbaijan Airlines will be able to obtain a 30-day single-entry visa upon arrival at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku.

This option is available for US nationals travelling for tourism, business or work (with a work permit), who would otherwise have to wait one to two months to obtain a visa.

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AZERBAIJAN – New Visa-on-Arrival Option for US Nationals

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AZERBAIJAN – Work Permits Not Required for Trips of Up To 90 Days

Effective November 2014, foreign nationals sent to work in Azerbaijan for less than 90 cumulative days per year in certain industries do not need to obtain a work permit.

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AZERBAIJAN – Work Permits Not Required for Trips of Up To 90 Days

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