Frequently Asked Questions

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What is Tajikistan visa?

Visa is an official document permitting entry into and travel within Tajikistan.

What do I need for my visa application?

You need to have a travel document valid for at least 6 months from the date you intend to enter Tajikistan. Invitation letter or recommendation letter from the current employer / company/travel agency from Tajikistan or tour operator in Japan. Depending on your nationality, there may be additional requirements.

Do I need apply in person?

Yes, applicants will be required to appear in person to collect their biometric information including fingerprints and digital photographs.

How much should I pay for my visa application?

Consular fee depends on duration of your stay. Visa application fees are shown below.




Up to 14 days

7 000 Yen

9 000 Yen

1 month

8 000 Yen

11 000 Yen

2 months

9 000 Yen

12 000 Yen

3 months

10 000 Yen

13 000 Yen

4 months

11 000 Yen

14 000 Yen

5 months

12 000 Yen

15 000 Yen

6 months

13 000 Yen

16 000 Yen

7 months

15 000 Yen

19 000 Yen

8 months

17 000 Yen

21 000 Yen

9 months

19 000 Yen

23 000 Yen

10 months

22 000 Yen

26 000 Yen

11 months

25 000 Yen

29 000 Yen

1 year

30 000 Yen

34 000 Yen

Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan in Japan does not accept cash.

Bank details for transferring consular fee:


Beneficiary account number: 110-0020876

Name of Bank: Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.

Branch Name: Jiyugaoka-Ekimae

How do you protect the information that I share during my visa application process?

The Republic of Tajikistan does not sell, rent or otherwise use for commercial purposes any personal information entered in the Visa Application System to third parties. Any information obtained at each stage of the application and the Visa issued at the end of the process are stored in high security systems. The applicant bears full responsibility for the safety of the soft and hard copies of the Visa. The applicant also bears full responsibility of this information should it fall into the hands of third parties.

Do I need to obtain a separate visa for people accompanying me?

Yes. Each traveller must have a separate visa.

Can I get a refund if I do not use my visa?

No. We cannot refund payments for unused visas.

The information on my visa does not fully match the information on my travel document, can I enter Tajikistan with this visa?

No, your visa is invalid. You must obtain another visa.

I would like to stay in Tajikistan for a period longer than the visa permits. What should I do?

You can extend your visa at the Main Consular Department of MoFA in Dushanbe. Except of Tourist and Private visa type.

If my visa application is denied, will my payment be refunded?

If visa application is denied, the fee cannot be refunded.

How long before my travel date should I apply for visa?

Within five working days you can apply for obtaining a visa.

I have realized that some information on my visa does not match the information on my travel document. I know that my visa is invalid. Can I get a refund?

In this case, the fee also cannot be refunded and the applicant should apply for a new visa. The applicant assumes responsibility for any mistakes made in his or her application.

What is a permit to GBAO?

The GBAO is Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous region which requires a special permission in addition to the Tajikistan Visa. Holders permit to Autonomous Mountainous Region of Badakhshan are permitted entrance to the Autonomous Mountainous Region of Badakhshan except the territory of Sarez Lake.

Do I need to enter to GBAO on the exact date specified on my visa?

Yes. You should enter to GBAO which is specified on your visa.

Can visa holders entry to Tajikistan from all border points?

Visa holders can enter to the Republic of Tajikistan through all border points.

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