Azerbaijan simplifies issuance of electronic visas
ASAN Visa system is improving in Azerbaijan and will be applied not only at airports but also at the customs checkpoints.
In accordance with the presidential decree, ASAN service, Azerbaijan’s leading e-Government institution, should ensure consideration of applications of foreigners and stateless persons to obtain a visa in an expedited manner for those, who want to visit Azerbaijan, within three hours.
In general, as of today citizens of 93 countries take advantage of Azerbaijan’s ASAN Visa system. Electronic visa is a document for one entry, which determines the period of stay in the country up to 30 days.
Thanks to the ASAN Visa system, up to 960,000 tourists arrived in Azerbaijan in the first five months of 2017, while this figure was 768,000 people in the same period of the previous year.