The Consular Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine starts issuing electronic visas (E-Visa) for entry into Ukraine
The Consular Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs started the on-line registration of foreigners for electronic visas (e-Visa) for entry into Ukraine with a business or tourist purposes (http://evisa.mfa.gov.ua).
An E-Visa is a completely new project for Ukraine, which is being implemented in order to modernize existing procedures in the visa sphere.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has developed the most simplified process of obtaining an e-Visa, which, at the same time, allows for effective migration control.
To fill out an e-Visa, one needs to take a few simple steps: to fill out an online application form, download scanned copies of the required documents, to pay by bank card (MasterCard Worldwide or Visa International) and tp print out electronic visa which was e-mailed to you.
E-Visas are introduced for citizens of the following states:
Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Barbados, Bahrain, Bolivia, Bhutan, Vanuatu, Haiti, Guatemala, Honduras, Grenada, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Cambodia, Qatar, Costa Rica, Kuwait, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Mauritius, Malaysia, Maldives, Mexico, Micronesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, New Zealand, Oman, Palau, Peru, El Salvador, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, Singapore, Suriname, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Fiji, Jamaica.
The introduction of the e-Visa will facilitate a significant simplification of visa formalities for those who wish to visit Ukraine for the purpose of tourism or business and is a progressive step towards the development of the migration and visa sphere.
The e-Visa project is implemented in cooperation with the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, Oschadbank JSC and the Institute of Software Systems of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.