Media Visa

Media visas are issued for all media-related visits to Afghanistan. Media visas are non-convertible or extendable. All visas for Afghanistan are only issued on valid passports. We do not issue visas for travel document holders.

How to Apply

  • Please prepare and post the required documents
  • Duly completed and signed Visa Application Form
    ATTENTION! The application form must be printed on both sides on one paper*
  • One standard passport size photo
  • Valid Passport
  • Proof of Address
  • A letter from their media organisation confirming the purpose and duration of the trip
  • After the media visa is issued, all journalists MUST attend the Office of the Spokesman & Director General of Communications of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to obtain a journalist card. Without this card, journalists will not be allowed to carry out their duties.


  • 140.00 $(Validity of 3 months with Single Entry and 30 Day Stay)
  • (We accept cash payments ONLY)

Processing Time - 7 working days

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Important Information

  • Tourist visas are not extendable and non-convertible
  • All fees paid for the visa application are non-refundable irrespective of the outcome of the application. The validity of the visa begins from the issue date of the visa