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ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF TAJIKISTAN

of February 27, 2009 No. 122

About approval of Rules about procedure for registration and issue of visas of the Republic of Tajikistan to foreign citizens and stateless persons

(as amended of the Order of the Government RT of 03.12.2012 No. 710)

According to article 21 of the Constitutional law of the Republic of Tajikistan "About the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan" the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan decides:

1. Approve Rules about procedure for registration and issue of visas of the Republic of Tajikistan to foreign citizens and stateless persons with appendices 1, 2 and 3.

2. It is strict to ministries and departments of the Republic of Tajikistan to be guided by the specified Rules in case of the invitation of foreign citizens and stateless persons.

3. To provide to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan and the State Committee on homeland security of the Republic of Tajikistan coordination of actions and strict control over accomplishment of this resolution by their structural divisions and subordinated organizations.

4. Recognize invalid:

- the order of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan of April 3, 2006 No. 134 "About measures for providing the simplified procedure for registration and issue of visas of the Republic of Tajikistan to citizens of number of foreign countries";

- the order of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan of January 26, 2008 No. 45 "About modification and amendments in the order of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan of April 3, 2006 No. 134";

- the order of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan of January 26, 2008 No. 27 "About approval of Rules about types, procedure for registration and issue of visas of the Republic of Tajikistan".

5. Enact this resolution 2 months later after its acceptance.

 

Prime Minister

Republic of Tajikistan Emomalii Rahmon

Approved by the order of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan of February 27, 2009 No. 122

Rules about procedure for registration and issue of visas of the Republic of Tajikistan to foreign citizens and stateless persons

1. General provisions

1.1. These rules establish categories, types, frequency rate, prolongation, recovery and cancellation, change the simplified procedure for issue of visas, procedure for registration and issue of visas and visa supports of the Republic of Tajikistan to foreign citizens and stateless persons (further foreign citizens), and also determine powers of officials of authorized bodies.

1.2. The visa is the permission granting to the foreign citizen the right to crossing of frontier for the purpose of entry into the Republic of Tajikistan and/or departure from the Republic of Tajikistan, stay in the Republic of Tajikistan and transit through the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan during the term specified in the issued visa according to the procedure, established by these rules, except as specified when entry into the Republic of Tajikistan is not allowed to the foreign citizen according to the legislation of the Republic of Tajikistan or the decision on undesirability of its stay (residence) in the Republic of Tajikistan is made on the foreign citizen.

1.3. The visa is drawn up on the form of the established sample approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan (further the MFA of RT).

1.4. Visa forms are documents of the strict reporting and have multi-level protection against counterfeit. The procedure for their accounting and storage is determined and affirms the MFA of RT.

1.5. The visa which is drawn up with violation of the requirements established by these rules is considered invalid.

Invalid visas are equated to spoiled, and destroyed in the appropriate order about what the statement with indication of number of visa stokers and date of their destruction is drawn up.

The procedure for destruction of visa stokers is established the MFA of RT.

1.6. Authorized state bodies on issue, prolongation of effective period, change of recovery and revocation of visas are:

a) diplomatic representations and consular establishments of the Republic of Tajikistan abroad (further consular establishments of the Republic of Tajikistan abroad) which issue entrance/exit and transit visas of all categories, and also cancel and recover visas of the foreign citizens, except exceptions provided by these rules;

b) Consular management of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan issues and extends the validity of visas, changes, cancels and recovers visas of foreign citizens of all categories. In case of discrepancy of category of the visa with purpose of visit of the foreign citizen, Consular management can cancel this visa and draw up to the foreign citizen the visa of the corresponding category;

c) representations the MFA of RT in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan (consular bureaus at the airports, Representations the MFA of RT in GBAO, areas and Representations the MFA of RT in the territory of the free economic zone) which issue visas according to the procedure, the provided Regulations on representation the MFA of RT, and also these rules. Regulations on representation the MFA of RT affirms the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan.

1.7. If the international treaty recognized by the Republic of Tajikistan provides other rules, than those which contain in these rules are applied regulations of the international treaty.

1.8. The entry visa in border area is issued to foreign citizens by authorized state bodies of the Republic of Tajikistan and consular establishments of the Republic of Tajikistan abroad according to the legislation of the Republic of Tajikistan.

Procedure for consideration and issue of entry visas in border area consular establishments of the Republic of Tajikistan abroad are established and affirm the MFA of RT.

2. Categories of visas

2.1. Visas are divided into the following categories, and depending on the purpose of entrance and stay in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan are issued to the following categories of foreign citizens:

a) diplomatic (D) - to Chapters of foreign states, heads of governments of foreign states, members of foreign official delegations, diplomatic agents of diplomatic representations and consular officials of consular establishments, the staff of Foreign Ministries, foreign diplomatic and consular couriers, the staff of representative offices of the international organizations behind which the Republic of Tajikistan the diplomatic status, to the inspectors performing inspections in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan according to international treaties which participants is the Republic of Tajikistan, and also to the members of families of the listed persons having diplomatic passports is recognized.

If for the foreign citizen who does not have the diplomatic passport, the Republic of Tajikistan the diplomatic status is recognized, to it the diplomatic visa can be issued.

If for the foreign citizen having the diplomatic passport, the Republic of Tajikistan the diplomatic status is not recognized (in case of private trip, etc.), other category of the visa answering purpose of visit can be issued to it;

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