The goverment declared that all kinds of applications for Turkish visas will have to be made via the Pre-Application System of Turkish Sticker Visa (regular visa).
The applicant must upload all the data required for visa applications to the system. After filling the online application, the applicants should apply to the Turkish Missions in order to complete the procedures. This involves submission of their duly signed visa application forms and passports along with the original copies of the required application documents that have been already uploaded on the online system.
For people applying from countries where internet connection is not good enough or the applicants is experiencing difficulties in filling in the application form, visa applications can be made directly to the relevant Turkish Missions in their country. In countries where there is no consular representation for Turkey, applicants can also use online scheduling for appointments with the nearest accredited consular office of Turkey.
The applicants who meet the requirements for eVisa system will be directed by Pre-Application System for Turkish Sticker Visa. The application process is simple with three steps –
- Fill the application form online: Depending on the applicant’s nationality, there might be requirement of additional documents. These requirements will be known after the apllicant selects the country of travel document and travel dates.
- Make payment: A credit or debit card (only Mastercard, Visa or UnionPay) can be used to pay the visa fees. It should be noted that the card does not have to be necessarily under the applican’t name.
- Download: The link to download the e-Visa is provided on the final step when the application has been completed successfully. In addition, the same link to download the e-Visa will be emailed to the applicant.