Afghan nationals whom are born overseas and hold foreign passports are recommend to apply for a Travel Permit Letter for the purpose of entering and leaving Afghanistan without a visa.
Please note that if you hold an Afghan, Australian or NZ passport and your birth place is Kabul, Herat, Kandahar etc, you do not need to apply for a Travel Permit Letter.
To Apply, please complete the the Permit Letter Application form, affix a recent passport size photograph and sign, and please provide the following documents:
To avoid any delays with your application please ensure you submit all the required documents.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Applicants are encouraged to apply directly to the embassy, applications submitted to the embassy by travel agencies will not be processed and will be returned to the applicant.
Travel Permit Letters are processed FREE of cost.
Ensure you write your full name in Dari on the application
Download the application form from the link below.
Only complete the consent form if the child(ren) is under 18 years of age.
For further information please contact the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
Tel: (02) 62827377 / (02) 6282 6034
Fax: (02) 6282 7322
Please note telephone enquiries to the Consular Department should be made Monday-Friday between 9.30 am-2.00pm Australian Eastern Standard time.