Sample of the Business Travel Requirements for an Kazakhstan Visa for UK Citizens

  1. Visa May Be Required

    The government of Kazakhstan has implemented a temporary visa-free starting July 15th, 2014 to December 31, 2017. During this period no visa is required for a maximum stay of up to 15 days. Travellers can enter and exit Kazakhstan multiple times for up to 15 calendar days from the moment of crossing the state border.   

    Please keep in mind that even if staying less than 15 days, you must: 

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return airline tickets
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Confirm with their airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa as these conditions are subject to change

    For stays of longer than 15 days, a visa is required. The requirements can be found within the VisaExpress application pack.

  2. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Have at least one blank visa page
    • Be valid for six months beyond the expiry date of the visa

  3. Photograph

    You must provide a photograph. Upload your photo and we will print it to the exact specifications required for this visa. Follow http://visaexpress.co.uk/photo-service.php to upload your photo.


    Alternatively, you may provide one colour, passport type photograph that meets the following strict criteria: be taken within the last three months against a white background and printed on high quality photo paper; be 35mm by 45mm in size; provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression. You may wear neither spectacles nor headwear except for religious purposes. Your photograph should not be affixed to your application and may not display evidence of adhesive or staples.

  4. Business Introduction Letter

    A letter of introduction from the applicant's UK employer. A colour copy is acceptable.This letter must:

    • Be addressed to the Embassy
    • Be on company letterhead paper
    • Include the name of the applicant
    • Include the passport number of the applicant
    • Specify the purpose of journey
    • Include the name of the organisation(s) to be visited
    • Specify the requested number of entries and the length of visa required
    • Include an acceptance of financial responsibility for the applicant
    • Be signed by the applicant's supervisor or the company's HR department

    A sample Business Introduction Letter can be found in the Application Pack

  5. Letter of Invitation

    A letter of invitation from the country of destination. A copy is acceptable. This invitation must:

    • Be issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • Be supplied by double/multiple entry applicants only. Applicants requiring a single for a stay of up to 30 days do not need to supply an invitation.

    VisaExpress can obtain a Kazakhstan Business Invitation on your behalf. Simply complete and return the Kazakhstan Business Invitation Order Form found within the VisaExpress Application Pack. Applicants applying for a triple entry visa are advised to order a multiple entry business invitation.

  6. Visa Application Form

    One fully completed and signed application form

  7. VisaExpress Order Confirmation

    For orders placed on the VisaExpress website, a copy of the Online Order Confirmation which is sent to you via email, must be submitted.


    For all other orders, and where applicable, a completed VisaExpress Visa Order Form which can be found in the VisaExpress Application Pack should be submitted.


    Please note that all card payments will only be made upon completion of the visa application process. 

Sample of the Tourist Travel Requirements for an Kazakhstan Visa for UK Citizens

  1. Visa May Be Required

    The government of Kazakhstan has implemented a temporary visa-free starting July 15th, 2014 to December 31, 2017. During this period no visa is required for a maximum stay of up to 15 days. Travellers can enter and exit Kazakhstan multiple times for up to 15 calendar days from the moment of crossing the state border.   

    Please keep in mind that even if staying less than 15 days, you must: 

    • Hold a passport valid at least six months on entry with one blank visa page
    • Hold proof of sufficient funds
    • Hold proof of onward/return airline tickets
    • Hold all documents required for the next destination
    • Confirm with their airline that boarding will be permitted without a visa as these conditions are subject to change

    For stays of longer than 15 days, a visa is required. The requirements can be found within the VisaExpress application pack.

  2. Passport

    The applicant's actual passport. The passport must:

    • Have at least one blank visa page
    • Be valid for six months beyond the expiry date of the visa

  3. Photograph

    You must provide a photograph. Upload your photo and we will print it to the exact specifications required for this visa. Follow http://visaexpress.co.uk/photo-service.php to upload your photo.


    Alternatively, you may provide one colour, passport type photograph that meets the following strict criteria: be taken within the last three months against a white background and printed on high quality photo paper; be 35mm by 45mm in size; provide the full frontal view of your head with your face centered in the middle and displaying a neutral (non-smiling) expression. You may wear neither spectacles nor headwear except for religious purposes. Your photograph should not be affixed to your application and may not display evidence of adhesive or staples.

  4. Proof of Employment

    A letter from the applicant's employer confirming employment. This letter must:

    • Be on company letterhead paper
    • Include the name of the applicant
    • Confirm that the applicant is an employee of the company
    • Specify the purpose of journey
    • State the applicant's expected return to work date
    • Be typed and signed in the original by the applicant's supervisor or their HR department

    A sample Proof of Employment Letter can be found in the Application Pack

  5. Proof of Travel Arrangements

    This must be provided as:

    • A copy of the hotel confirmation issued by a Kazakhstan authorised tour operator or Kazakhstan hotel which is approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • A copy of the flight confirmation showing onward return/travel

  6. Proof of Insurance

    Copy of actual travel insurance policy certificate [email not accepted]. The certificate must state:

    • Full name of the applicant
    • That the policy is valid for the duration of the entire trip


    VisaExpress offers a fully comprehensive selection of Embassy approved Travel Insurance products ranging from single trip European options through to worldwide multi-trip policies through our third party provider. Please visit http://cibtvisas.co.uk/insurance.php for further details.

  7. Visa Application Form

    One fully completed and signed application form

  8. VisaExpress Order Confirmation

    For orders placed on the VisaExpress website, a copy of the Online Order Confirmation which is sent to you via email, must be submitted.


    For all other orders, and where applicable, a completed VisaExpress Visa Order Form which can be found in the VisaExpress Application Pack should be submitted.


    Please note that all card payments will only be made upon completion of the visa application process. 

  9. Double Entry Applicants

    A copy of the flight confirmation showing both dates of entry and exit for those requiring a double entry visa

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