- Fees for e-Visas obtained via the e-Visa website ( are lower than the fees for visas obtained upon arrival to Turkish airports.Information regarding visa fees can be found on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.(Other documents should be submitted to the Turkish Ministry of Labour and Social Security (MLSS) by your employer within ten working days after your application.You may find the list of those documents in the MLSS’s website (Regardless of the visa regime applied towards the citizens of a country, the travel document holders of that country need to obtain visa from Turkish missions beforehand.Foreigners who will shoot a documentary film conduct a research or an archeological excavation should get a special permission from the Turkish authorities in advance.Information on Work Visa: To work in Turkey, you must apply to the nearest Turkish mission to obtain work permit and visa.
For further information, please contact the nearest Turkish mission.
As of 1 January 2015, in accordance with the article 7.1b of “the Law on Foreigners and International Protection” no.
6458, foreigners wishing to enter Turkey should carry a travel document (passport) with an expiration date at least 60 days beyond the “duration of stay” of their visa, e-Visa, visa exemption, or residence permit.
The citizens of the countries which are stated at the below link are exempted form this Article; Example A: In order to enter Turkey having a visa with 90 days “duration of stay”, foreigners should hold a travel document valid at least for an additional 60 days which totals to 150 days (90 days 60 days) of validity at the time of entrance.
Example B: In order to enter Turkey having a visa with 30 days “duration of stay”, foreigners should hold a travel document valid at least for an additional 60 days which totals to 90 days (30 days 60 days) of validity at the time of entrance." The following categories are exempted from this provision: - Citizens of countries who are allowed to enter Turkey with their national ID’s in accordance with “European Agreement on Regulations governing the Movement of Persons between Member States of the Council of Europe”, Holders of diplomatic and official passports are also exempted from this Article.