Private Visa

Private Visa

Documents required

1.   Completed visa application form (one per person). All fields must be completed and signed.

2.  For up to 30 days: A letter with a request to issue a visa addressed to the Consular Section of the Embassy of Kazakhstan. Please, indicate the purpose of your trip, your contact in Kazakhstan, the dates of your planned trip, and places to be visited. Letter should be typed on computer, printed out and signed/stamped (if applicable)

For up to 90 days: An original invitation letter issued by the Immigration Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) of the Republic of Kazakhstan is required. Your relatives or friends in Kazakhstan can obtain invitation from the local authorities of MIA and send it to your address in the UK. The period of stay in Kazakhstan must not exceed 90 days

3.    A valid passport (a photocopy will not be accepted) which should have at least one blank page for a visa. Your passport must be valid for at least six months longer than the   validity of the requested visa.


Applicants who are applying for their minor children must present additionally:

- a copy of the both parents' passports;

- a copy of the child's birth certificate;

- a letter from one of the child's parents stating non-objection to the child's other parent taking him or her to Kazakhstan.

4.    One recent, colour photo of the applicant


Visa fees/Payment method

Visa service including Consulate fee, admin and service charge is £85.

Visa for minors up to 16 years is £35. Visa fee for USA passport holders depends on the currency exchange rate on the day of submission.
This can be paid using:

-Cheque payable to Alma Matters Ltd or Cash

-Bank Transfer

We no longer accept Credit/Debit card payments

Standard visa service takes 5 working days from submission of the documents to the Consulate, return of the documents to the address in UK using Royal mail Special delivery service – 1 working day.

Please note: documents must be delivered to our office at its latest before 10.30 am of the desired submission date. Also, the Consular section of Embassy of Kazakhstan is closed for Visa applications on Wednesdays.


For corporate visa service charges please send us an enquiry form or call our offices directly.