There are two types of visit visa application process available for Business visitor to Turkey for Pakistan.
- Regular Turkish online visa
- E-visa for Turkey is available for those applicants who have a valid USA, UK, Ireland and SCHENGEN visa .Applicants for Turkey visit visa may apply for Turkish E-Visa from (https://www.evisa.gov.tr)
In this article we shall give you brief description of regular Turkish online visa application process form Pakistan, list of documents required for Pakistani Nationals for visa for turkey, turkey visa application form and turkey visa application interview for Pakistani nationals. We shall also explain complete process of turkey visa application from Pakistan.
Turkey Business Visit Visa Full procedure
The Turkish Visit visa for Business visitor involves 3 steps.
Completion of online forms at
https://www.konsolosluk.gov.tr/ and complete documents required for Visit visa application to Turkey
Turkey Visa Application Form
All the applicants for regular Turkish online visa must apply online at
Complete the forms with complete information and submit the online forms. After Completing the forms print them and it should be signed by the applicant. Every visa applicant must fill his CNIC number, parents information ,address and contact information correctly.
Passports Requirements for Turkey visa
The Passport submitted for turkey visa must have validity of 6 months .The applicants for turkey visa must also enclose all the copies of passports ,visas ,entry and exit stamps for current and old passports.
Any other country nationals residing in Pakistan must enclose valid visa or resident permit in Pakistan.
All the applicans for turkey visa from Pakistan must submit Two recent biometric photographs with white background. With 5cm x 5cm size.
All the applicants for turkey Business visa must enclose a employment reference letter with turkey visa application. The reference letter must include applicant’s name, position, salary, duration of employment along with last three months’ salary slips on company letter head. The letter must also indicate the purpose of Business visit and duration of visit. The applicant must also enclose a company NTN number and chamber of commerce certificate .The business visitor must also enclose a invitation letter from Turkey company or trade show registration letter.
The Government employees visiting Turkey must provide NOC from relevant government departments. They must also enclose last three months salary slips with the application.
Valid Police Character Certificate
Turkey requires a valid police character certificate from all visa applicants from Pakistan. This requirement is In accordance with Foreigners and International Protection Act no. 6458, article 15/c which say that all foreigners who wish to apply for Turkish visa shall submit a Valid Police Character Certificate.
Travel Health Insurance Certificate
All the applicants for Turkey visa must enclose a Travel Health Insurance Certificate . The insurance must cover the full duration of your travel and stay. The travel insurance must be properly stamped and verifiable through insurance company website.
Health Fitness Certificate
For visa to Turkey all the applicants require A health Fitness certificates from any Hospital or any MBBS Doctor .The certificate must describe the health of applicant and also mention that the applicant is fit to travel .The letter or certificate must be signed and stamped by the doctor .
Polio Vaccination Certificate
All the Turkish visa applicants form Pakistan must emclose a Polio vaccination certificate issued from a Government Hospital in Pakistan.The polio vaccination certificate must be valid for one year.
A Hotel Booking for the duration of the stay is required. Visa applications for tourist visa are encouraged to include paid hotel bookings.
A pre flight booking or air ticket is required and it should be included in visa application file.
The original Bank statement for at least three months is required.The bank statement must be signed and stamped by the bank officer.
For visa to Turkey all the applicants form Pakistan must enclose a Consent Letter for verification of documents
For Self-employed and Business Men
The Business Owner from Pakistan must enclose the following documents with his Turkey visa application for Business Visa.
- Original Bank statement for Last three months.
- Bank reference letter for account maintenance.
- Salary slips for last three months (Applicable if the applicant is taking salary)
- Current Valid and previous years Chamber of Commerce Membership Certificate (If applicable)
- Chamber of Commerce Membership Certificate reference / recommendation letter
- National Tax Number Certificate (NTN) copy
- Proof of income tax payment with FBR (if available)
- A declaration on letterhead with sign and stamp of applicant.The declaration must include the designation ,salary , tenure of employment, contact information, purpose of visit and duration of trip.The applicant must also enclose his ,visiting card
All the applicants for business visa to Turkey must enclose a Invitation letter and Exhibition registration and other available information
Turkish notary paper (Specifically required for the first time traveler to Turkey)
Verge Lavas certificate (Turkish Company Registration)
Turkey e-Visa copy
If a turkey visa applicant is accompanied by any person who has a valid Turkish E-Visa then he must enclose a copy of E-visa copy..
Professional Skill Certificates
The applicants who are professional like doctor or engineer must enclose a certificate like Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) issue Certificate to Doctors, Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) Certificate Copy for Engineers. The owners of travel agency must enclose a Valid Tourism License.
Note: “The Embassy reserves its right to request additional documents”
Turkey Visa fee is not refundable.
Submission of fake document is a crime and further legal actions may be taken by the embassy.
Turkey Visa Issuance does not provide an absolute right to enter to Turkey. However there are only few circumstances in which applicant are not granted to enter Turkey.
Turkey Transit Visa If a applicant main destination is fifferent from Turkey and he is staying for Less than 24 hours on airport then he does not need a transit visa.
Work Visa to Turkey applicants are required to apply directly to the Turkish Embassy or Consulate General to obtain work visa.
Turkish visa application sequence
1 Visa Application Form.
2 Recent and old Passport Copies
3 Employment reference letter and supporting documents
4 Police Character Certificate
5 Travel Health Insurance Certificate
6 Health Fitness Certificates
7 Polio Vaccination Certificate
8 Ticket Reservation
9 Other supporting documents
10 Bank reference letter and Original Bank Statements
Complete all the documents form the above mentioned list of documents .Bring print out of the Visa Application form, your passport , photographs (5cm x5cm).
Go to the Gerry Fed Ex office and get your token and submit your application on submission counter.
keep your receipt as you will need this later to collect your documents.
Turkey visa Processing time
Once documents are submitted in the Gerry Fed Ed then the applications will be process for verification in 4 days and then the application is send to turkey embassy.The Turkey visa application process in Turkish embassy is about 2 weeks ,however the processing time depends on number and type of visa application.
Turkey visa Refusal
If a visa application to Turkey is refused then no reason or explanation is given and applicant may reapply after six months
VISA FEES FOR THE YEAR in PKR.
Single Entry 7,350
Multiple Entry 23,930
Single Transit 7,350.
Double Transit 14,700.
Work visa & residence permit fees for one year 35,894
· Gerry’s Service Charges per Applicant: 2500/PKR
Collect your documents from the Gerry’s Visa Drop box office.
Gerry’s Visa Drop Box Offices
|Islamabad||14-B Sadiq Plaza, G-9 Markaz|
|Peshawar||Deans Trade Center, Saddar Cantt|
|Lahore||20 / 20A Opposite Ganga Ram Hospital, Queens Road|
|Gujranwala||384-A, Beneath Pizza Hutt, Latif Mall, Main Market Model Town|
|Faisalabad||679 Batala colony, Ghouri Arcade, Main Satiana Road|
|Multan||Business City Plaza, Bosan Road|
|Sialkot||Paris Road, Opposite Allied Bank Ltd|
|Hyderabad||Shop #3 & 12, Indus Ranches Ground Floor Near R.T Restaurant Auto Bhan Road, Shah Latifabad|
|Quetta||Shop S-9, Swiss Plaza, M. A. Jinnah Road|
|Karachi||43/1/E, Razi Road, Block-6, P.E.C.H.S|
|Karachi||Bahria Complex 4, 4th Floor Chaudhry Khaliq-uz-Zaman Road, Gizri,Karachi.|