Entry visa for foreigners

A foreigner willing to obtain an entry visa to Iraqi territory must specify the purpose of his visit to the Republic of Iraq (business, tourism, etc.), along with attaching a copy of the identification documents to the institution in which the applicant works.

all applicants for an entry visa to the Republic of Iraq must comply with the following instructions :

1. Diplomats and embassy staff workers: It would be preferred for them to have a health certificate to confirm that they are free of the Covied19 Vireos and any other Contagious disease. They would have to stay in their Embassy or their own residents for the flowing (2) Weeks of arrival.  

2. Workers of companies operating in Iraq: To avoid disruption of work of the projects, the entry of workers in Iraq will be as follow;

A- They must bring a verification of employment from the Ministry that works with the company.

B- All arrivals are quarantined in a designated location by the company and will be monitored by the Iraqi health officials for (2) weeks.

3. In case of any Health symptoms or any signs of an infection of Covied19 Vireos for the categories mentioned above they will be quarantined and will be taken to the hospital to perform and complete the necessary medical procedures.

4. all applicants must submit a Medical Certificate (must be legalized by the Iraqi Embassy or Consulate) to prove that they are Free of any and all contagious and communicable diseases.

Iraqi origins:

1- Foreigners of Iraqi origin must provide evidence of their Iraqi nationality through any of the following documents: (Iraqi passport, Iraqi ID, nationality certificate, Iraqi birth statement). Taking into consideration that the information of the document must matches the foreign passport. In case of a name change, the original court document proving this must be submitted with the visa request.

2- For the sons of Iraqi’s who do not hold any Iraqi documents, they must submit a foreign birth certificate, provided that the information matches the Iraqi documents of the Iraqi father or mother.

3- Please Complete the requirements for obtaining an entry visa below, except for item (1) and (4).

The requirements to obtain the entry visa are as follows :

1- Fill out the application form attached below electronically, making sure the applicant to sign the last page.

2- (2) recent photos with white background.

3- Fee of (150$) cash only accepted.

4- A colored copy of the first page for the applicant passport.


1- The passport can be sent with the attachments by post, making sure to attach a paid return envelope and fix the address of the applicant, the consulate is not responsible for the loss of the mail.

2- The consulate decides whether or not to grant the visa after verifying the applicant’s eligibility.

3- Issuing the entry visa takes two weeks from the date of receiving the application.

Important Note: the application should be filled electronically hand written application will not be accepted, and pleases make a copy of the US passport.