Choose the Iraq Visa Application Service option below that meets your travel needs

Choose the Iraq Visa Application Service option below that meets your travel needs

IRAQ VISAS

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IRAQ TOURIST VISA
REQUIREMENTS, INSTRUCTIONS, & INFORMATION

Send the Following to US Visa Connection:

Passport RequirementsImage of a United States Passport issued by the US Department of State.:
Iraq Tourist Visa


Please send your actual, signed passport which should be valid for 6 months beyond your intended stay in Iraq and with at least two blank visa pages available for Iraqi visa stamps. Please note that the last few pages in your passport are amendment pages for U.S. State Department use only and as such cannot be used for a Iraq tourist visa stamp.

US Visa Connection can process both the passport application and the Iraq tourist visa application back to back. !f your passport does not meet Iraqi tourist visa requirements, see our Rush Passport Services to Get a New US Passport or to Renew Your Current US Passport.


Image of a Passport Photo example that meets the Requirements of the Iraq Embassy and Iraqi Consulates.Photo Requirements:
Iraq Tourist Visa


You will need to provide two passport photo’s which should be:

  • in color & not blurry;
  • 2×2 in size;
  • front view with body completely facing forward;
  • on a plain white background;
  • with no glasses or head wear;
  • not older than 90 days;
  • taken at a reputable facility such as Walgreen’s, CVS or Fed Ex.

Image of an Iraq Tourist Visa Application form.Application Requirements:
Iraq Tourist Visa


Complete, print, and sign two copies of the Iraq Tourist Visa Application Form.


Visa-Approval-Icon-BlackVisa Authorization 
Iraq Tourist Visa


A visa approval notification (authorization number) issued by the appropriate government agency will be required to obtain an Iraqi tourist visa. Your host must work directly with the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baghdad to get a visa approval issued and sent to the Embassy of Iraq Republic in Washington DC.

The Embassy of Iraq will not issue a visa until this approval is received.


Iraq Republic Embassy & Iraqi Consulates Tourist Visa Information ImageExtra Information:
Iraq Tourist Visa


Foreign National residing in the US and traveling to Iraq must provide a clear color copy of their Permanent Resident Card or valid U.S. visa and I-94.

Visitors to Iraq who plan to stay for more than 10 days must obtain a no-fee residency stamp in Baghdad. The residency stamps are available for all visitors at the main Residency Office near the National Theater. The penalty for visitors who do not obtain the required residency stamp is 10,000 Iraqi dinar ( approximately 8 US dollars)

Contractors in the International Zone can obtain stamps at the Karadah Mariam Police Station.

Applicants obtaining a residency stamp will need valid ID, proof of employment, two passport photos, and HIV test results.

American citizens who want to stay longer than two months must apply at the Residency Office for an extension. Americans traveling to Iraq for the purpose of employment should check with their employers and with the Iraqi Embassy in Washington, D.C. for any special entry or exit requirements related to their specific type of employment.

Passports containing any entry or exit stamps from Israel may be refused entry into Iraq or may possibly be refused an Iraqi visa. If your passport shows travel to Israel, see our second valid passport page for instructions.

The Iraqi visa is normally issued for only a single entry / 30 day stay with validity of 3 months from date of issuance. It is possible to extend the visa locally upon arrival though extension of the visa is at the discretion of the immigration authorities.


Money and Clock Image Image Representing Iraq Tourist Visa Fees and Processing Times.Fees, Time, & Jurisdiction:
Iraq Tourist Visa


Important Notes:

  • “Days” are business days and do not include weekends or consular holidays.
  • Iraq tourist visa fees listed below are for all U.S. jurisdictions.
  • A 5.00 money order fee has been added to the Totals below.

US Citizens: Iraq Tourist Visa
Note: There is currently no official processing time.

  • Single Entry
    Iraq Visa Fee: $45.00
    UVC Fee: $99.00 + shipping

Foreign Nationals: Iraq Tourist Visa
Note: There is currently no official processing time.

  • Single Entry
    Iraq Visa Fee: $45.00
    UVC Fee: $99.00 + shipping

Order & Ship:Image of Express Shipping Truck with Lock Representing Overnight Shipping and Secure handling of Afghanistan Visa Documents.
Iraq Tourist Visa


Complete the US Visa Connection Visa Order Form.

This provides us with your contact, payment, and return shipping information as well as the level of service needed to meet your intended travel date.

IRAQ BUSINESS VISA
REQUIREMENTS, INSTRUCTIONS, & INFORMATION

Send the Following to US Visa Connection:

Passport RequirementsImage of a United States Passport issued by the US Department of State.:
Iraq Business Visa


Please send your actual, signed passport which should be valid for 6 months beyond your intended stay in Iraq and with at least two blank visa pages available for Iraqi visa stamps. Please note that the last few pages in your passport are amendment pages for US State Department use only and as such cannot be used for a Iraq business visa stamp.

US Visa Connection can process both the passport application and the Iraq business visa application back to back. !f your passport does not meet Iraqi business visa requirements, see our Rush Passport Services to Get a New US Passport or to Renew Your Current US Passport.


Image of a Passport Photo example that meets the Requirements of the Iraq Embassy and Iraqi Consulates.Photo Requirements:
Iraq Business Visa


You will need to provide two passport photo’s which should be:

  • in color & not blurry;
  • 2×2 in size;
  • front view with body completely facing forward;
  • on a plain white background;
  • with no glasses or head wear;
  • not older than 90 days;
  • taken at a reputable facility such as Walgreen’s, CVS or Fed Ex.

Image of an Iraq Business Visa Application form.Application Requirements:
Iraq Business Visa


Complete, print, and sign two copies of the Iraq Business Visa Application Form.


Visa-Approval-Icon-BlackVisa Authorization 
Iraq Business Visa


A visa approval notification (authorization number) issued by the appropriate government agency will be required to obtain an Iraqi business visa. Your host must work directly with the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baghdad to get a visa approval issued and sent to the Embassy of Iraq Republic in Washington DC.

The Embassy of Iraq will not issue a visa until this approval is received.


Business Letter ImageBusiness Letter:
Iraq Business Visa


A business letter of introduction from your US based employer. The letter should be addressed to the attention of the “Embassy of Iraq Republic: Visa Section: Washington DC” and must:

  • be on company letterhead;
  • state applicants name,position in company & passport number;
  • signed by an officer of the company other than the applicant
  • states dates of entry into & exit from Iraq;
  • provide financial guarantee for expenses incurred in Iraq;
  • clearly state the nature & purpose of the business visit to Iraq;
  • provide name, address & phone of the inviting individual or organization in Iraq.
  • Specify the type and desired validity of the Iraqi visa.

Iraq Republic Embassy & Iraqi Consulates Business Visa Information ImageExtra Information:
Iraq Business Visa


Foreign National residing in the US and traveling to Iraq must provide a clear color copy of their Permanent Resident Card or valid U.S. visa and I-94.

Visitors to Iraq who plan to stay for more than 10 days must obtain a no-fee residency stamp in Baghdad. The residency stamps are available for all visitors at the main Residency Office near the National Theater. The penalty for visitors who do not obtain the required residency stamp is 10,000 Iraqi dinar ( approximately 8 US dollars)

Contractors in the International Zone can obtain stamps at the Karadah Mariam Police Station.

Applicants obtaining a residency stamp will need valid ID, proof of employment, two passport photos, and HIV test results.

American citizens who want to stay longer than two months must apply at the Residency Office for an extension. Americans traveling to Iraq for the purpose of employment should check with their employers and with the Iraqi Embassy in Washington, D.C. for any special entry or exit requirements related to their specific type of employment.

Passports containing any entry or exit stamps from Israel may be refused entry into Iraq or may possibly be refused an Iraqi visa. If your passport shows travel to Israel, see our second valid passport page for instructions.

The Iraqi visa is normally issued for only a single entry / 30 day stay with validity of 3 months from date of issuance. It is possible to extend the visa locally upon arrival though extension of the visa is at the discretion of the immigration authorities.


Money and Clock Image Image Representing Iraq Business Visa Fees and Processing Times.Fees, Time, & Jurisdiction:
Iraq Business Visa


Important Notes:

  • “Days” are business days and do not include weekends or consular holidays.
  • Iraq business visa fees listed below are for all U.S. jurisdictions.
  • A 5.00 money order fee has been added to the Totals below.

US Citizens: Iraq Business Visa
Note: There is currently no official processing time.

  • Single Entry
    Iraq Visa Fee: $45.00
    UVC Fee: $99.00 + shipping
  • Multiple Entry
    Iraq Visa Fee: $105.00
    UVC Fee: $99.00 + shipping

Foreign Nationals: Iraq Business Visa
Note: There is currently no official processing time.

  • Single Entry
    Iraq Visa Fee: $45.00
    UVC Fee: $99.00 + shipping
  • Multiple Entry
    Iraq Visa Fee: $105.00
    UVC Fee: $99.00 + shipping

Order & Ship:Image of Express Shipping Truck with Lock Representing Overnight Shipping and Secure handling of Afghanistan Visa Documents.
Iraq Business Visa


Complete the US Visa Connection Visa Order Form.

This provides us with your contact, payment, and return shipping information as well as the level of service needed to meet your intended travel date.

IRAQ WORK VISA
REQUIREMENTS, INSTRUCTIONS, & INFORMATION

Send the Following to US Visa Connection:

Visa Information for Work/Employment Visas to Iraq:

There are various types of Iraq Work Visas each with their own specific & constantly changing application requirements. To ensure you get the most accurate and up to date Iraqi Work Visa requirements, instructions & information, please contact US Visa Connection at 877-VISADOC (847-2362) or info@usvisaconnection.com for assistance.


Passport Requirements for Work Travel to Iraq:
  • A current and valid passport is required for work travel to Iraq.
  • Passport should be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of your departure from Iraq.
  • Passport must have at least two blank pages that are face to face. Please note that the last few pages in your passport are amendment pages. These are for US State Department use only and can not be used for for Iraq visa stamps.

!f your passport does not meet Iraqi work visa requirements and you need assistance Applying for a New Passport, just Renewing Your Current Passport or any other Expedited US Passport Service, US Visa Connection is here and ready to help.

IRAQ STUDENT VISA
REQUIREMENTS, INSTRUCTIONS, & INFORMATION

Send the Following to US Visa Connection:

Visa Information for Study/Education Visas to Iraq:

There are various types of Iraq Student Visas each with their own specific application requirements. To ensure you get the most accurate and up to date Iraqi Student Visa requirements, instructions & information, please contact US Visa Connection at 877-VISADOC (847-2362) or info@usvisaconnection.com for assistance.


Passport Requirements for Study Travel to Iraq:
  • A current and valid passport is required for work travel to Iraq.
  • Passport should be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of your departure from Iraq.
  • Passport must have at least two blank pages that are face to face. Please note that the last few pages in your passport are amendment pages. These are for US State Department use only and can not be used for for Iraq visa stamps.

!f your passport does not meet Iraqi student visa requirements and you need assistance Applying for a New Passport, just Renewing Your Current Passport or any other Expedited US Passport Service, US Visa Connection is here and ready to help.

2018 Holiday Schedule for the Embassy of Iraq & Iraqi Consulates
  • Jan 1: New Years
  • Jan 6: Iraqi Army Day
  • Jan 15: Martin Luther King
  • Feb 19: President’s Day
  • Mar 23: Newroz
  • May 28: Memorial Day
  • July 4: Independence Day
  • Sept 3: Labor day
  • Oct 8: Columbus Day
  • November 12: Veteran’s Day
  • November 22-23: Thanksgiving
  • December 25-31:  Christmas
Useful information and Relevant Links for Travel to Iraq
About Iraq
  • Visit the Iraq Section of the CIA World Fact Book in the Library & Resources Section of the Central Intelligence Agency website. Learn about the people of Iraq as well as Iraqi history, geography, government and economy.

Iraq Travel Advisories: 

Iraq Health and Vaccination Information:

For the most up to date Iraqi vaccination requirements, outbreak alerts and safety tips for travel to Iraq, visit CDC: International Destinations: Iraq.


See Also: 

Embassy of Iraq Republic & Iraqi UN Permanent Mission Locations & Contact
Embassy of the Republic of Iraq
in Washington, D.C.

Permanent Mission of Iraqi Republic
to the United Nations

See Also:
Website of the United Nations

http://usvisaconnection.com/consulates-embassies

http://usvisaconnection.com/consulates-embassies/iraq

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Passport & Visa Services?

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Step 1.
Gather & Complete
Your Documents

Our easy to follow step by step Passport & Visa Instruction Guides make Expediting Applications for Travel Visas and US Passports a breeze! If there are any issues, we will work with you to resolve them quickly.

Step 2.
Place Order & Ship
Your Documents

Placing your order provides UVC with your contact, payment, and return shipping information as well as the level of service needed to get your passport/visa in time to meet your intended travel date.

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