State Migration Service of Azerbaijan applies restrictions

On 16 March, the State Migration Service of Azerbaijan announced the following limitations in operation:

  • The activities of the ASAN service centers are limited starting from March 15 to 20, 2020. However, the foreigners and citizens who have been previously informed that their permission cards for temporary and permanent residence in the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan, work permits,  documents on establishment of citizenship will be ready between March 15-19, can collect their documents from the “ASAN service” centers;
  • Due to the non-working days related with the Novruz holiday between March 20-28, 2020 at the “ASAN service” centers the persons who have been previously informed that their documents for applications listed above will be ready on these dates, can, only in urgent cases, collect their documents by approaching the reception divisions of the State Migration Service;
  • Applications on registration upon place of stay, extension of temporary straying period, issuance of relevant residence and work permits, acquisition, restoration and revocation of the citizenship of the Republic of Azerbaijan, as well as payment of state fees for ready documents will only be received online (

The list of all limitations is available at

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