Azerbaijan is relatively new to the electronic visa system. This system was implemented in January 2017, and it is called the ASAN system. There are a total of 93 nationalities including French citizen, that can apply online for this e-Visa, and at the moment, there are negotiations with Lithuania and the United Arab Emirates. As you can see, more and more countries have access to this document.
To solve your doubts related to the Azerbaijan e-Visa for French, we decided to bring you this useful article so you can get the most valuable information before applying.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a French passport, do I need a visa to enter Azerbaijan?
Yes, you do need a visa, but it can be just an e-Visa, which is the electronic version of the consular type. With a French passport, you can apply for an Azerbaijan e-Visa. You can also check requirements here.
What is an Azerbaijan e-Visa for French Citizens?
The Azerbaijan e-Visa is a document that gives the authorization to travel to Azerbaijan. It has an electronic system linked to your passport.
How long can French citizens stay in Azerbaijan with the e-Visa?
You can stay in this exotic country 30 days in Total. Don't forget that in case you want to stay in Azerbaijan for more than 10 days, you need to register with the State Migration Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan once you arrive.
What documents are required for French citizens?
Before applying, you need to check a list of requirements. The list is not long, and you probably have everything that iVisa requires to proceed with your Azerbaijan e-Visa. Here's the list:
Valid passport – Just as when you travel to anywhere else, you need a passport. If you already have one, make sure that it is valid and it will keep its validation for another three months from the date of departure.
Digital copy of your passport – You will be asked to scan and upload a copy of your passport before you submit the application form. While the information page is the most important, you should scan the entire document.
Valid e-mail address – Your e-Visa will be linked to your passport, but iVisa will still send you the document via e-mail in PDF format. That's why you are required to print it out and take it with you. You also will be asked to show a copy at the immigration office. Just to be safe, print several copies and put them in different bags.
Payment Alternatives – iVisa accepts a lot of payment methods. You can use a credit or a debit card, or even a Paypal account if you have one.
How long is this e-Visa valid for?
Don't forget that your Azerbaijan e-Visa expires 90 days after issued. You can use it anytime in that period of time.
What is the price of this e-Visa and how long does it take to have it?
One typical concern about electronic visas is the total cost. iVisa offers its services at affordable prices for travelers, which is why it has thousands of satisfied customers. You can select one of the three choices shown below, just don't forget that each processing time has its price, and the faster you want your Azerbaijan e-Visa, the more you have to pay:
Standard processing time – This is the cheapest option you will find, and the most commonly used. It costs only USD 45.00 (or the equivalent in your country’s currency), and your application will be processed within 3 Business Days . You should apply 6 days before departure because while delays almost never happen, it's better to stay on the safe side. The ‘2 days in advance’ rule applies to all processing times.
Rush processing time – This time, your visa will arrive within 2 Business Days, but you are going to pay more. The fee for this processing time is USD 75.00.
Super Rush processing time – Last but not least, this processing time is the fastest one. You will receive your Azerbaijan e-Visa in just 6 hours. However, as you can expect, this is also the most expensive option. The total amount will be USD 105.00.
How long does it take to apply for this e-Visa?
You will need less than 20 minutes to complete this application form. We will take care of the rest and shortly we will inform you of the status of the application through an email.
How can I apply for the Azerbaijan e-Visa?
Once you get all the documents required, you can proceed to fill in the application form. It is easy to comprehend, and in case you need some help, iVisa has a fantastic support service ready to take your call 24/7.
The application form is split into three simple steps:
The first one will require you to fill in your general information like name, address, email, passport info, etc. At this point, you will also have to select a processing time. Keep in mind that your selection will determine the amount of money you will pay in the second step-
The second step consists of revision and payment. You should write the information carefully and accurately to avoid confusion or loss of the digital visa.
The last step will ask you to upload additional information and answer a set of personal questions. Not everyone needs to upload the same documents, so this is an optional process.
If you feel ready to start your online application, then click here.
What happens after I finish the application?
After that, you'll just need to wait for your e-Visa! You don't have to deal with any Embassy at all!
How many times can I enter Azerbaijan with the e-Visa?
With your French passport, you have a Single Entry e-Visa.
Do I need to get an Azerbaijan e-Visa for my child?
If you travel with a minor child, but without the other parent, you will need an authorization letter from the said parent. In other words, you need an extra requirement if you travel with the child. You can learn more about these special requirements by contacting our customer service.
Can I apply for my family members or friends?
Yes, you can apply for them, but first, make sure that you have all of their requirements. If you are applying for only one friend or family member, just do it here writing their personal data. And if you have to apply for more than one person, you can do it so by clicking on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form
Do I need an Azerbaijan e-Visa if I am just in the International transit lounge?
As long as you don't leave the international transit lounge, you don't need an e-Visa.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made the mistake while entering your data online, you can contact our customer service agents as fast as possible via online chat to help you.
Your Azerbaijan e-Visa is linked to your passport number, this means that if we already issued your application form, then you can NOT make any changes.
How does the Azerbaijan e-Visa look like?
Is it safe to use iVisa's services to get my Azerbaijan Electronic Visa?
Many people think that online information leaks every time and that it is a risky move to apply for anything online. However, that is not the case with our services. We give maximum safety for your personal data, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. You can check what thousands of happy customers say about us here.
I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more info about it?
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