Announcement regarding e-visa to enter Kurdistan Region
Announcements : 6/9/2023
We would like to inform our citizens who hold
British passports themselves or their children to follow the points below before traveling to the
•Regarding those who hold British
passports and are also citizens of the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, whether their passports state that or have an Iraqi
document, they do not need to obtain an e-visa to enter the Kurdistan Region.
The same procedure applies to their children if they have documents that they
are citizens of the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, or their passports state they are
citizens of the region.
• Citizens whose
passports do not indicate that they are from the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, and
do not have any Iraqi documents, should apply for an e-entry visa before
traveling through the e-visa portal of the
Ministry of Interior. Visas will no longer be issued on arrival at the Kurdistan Region’s airports and border
• Children visiting the
Kurdistan Region with their parents, who were born in the UK or anywhere outside Kurdistan Region, and do not have any
Iraqi documents must apply for an e-visa through the same e-portal of the KRG’s Ministry of Interior e-visa portal before
traveling to the Kurdistan Region.
To obtain an e-visa to
enter the Kurdistan Region please click here.
KRG UK Representation
9th June 2023