:: Passport valid for three months on exit
:: Two blank visa pages in passport
:: One recent passport photograph
Passport photos should be fixed to the marked space in the upper right-hand corner of the application form.
:: Proof of residence
Non-UK passport holders must submit an original, valid UK residence card/permit, or have proof of residence in their passport.
:: Completed and signed application form
The application form must be completed in full, using block capital letters only, otherwise it will not be accepted by the embassy.
:: Business introduction letter
The letter of introduction from your UK employer must be an original, signed document on company letterhead, addressed to the Consular Section of the Embassy of Kazakhstan. It must note the dates, duration and purpose of visit, note places and organisations(s) to be visited and confirm moral and financial responsibility for your trip. The letter should clearly request a visa and also provide details of your sponsor or business contact in Kazakhstan.
:: Letter of invitation, if applicable
The letter of invitation must be an original, signed document on company letterhead, from a business or organisation in Kazakhstan. It must be submitted to the Department of Consular Services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kazakhstan, who will provide the host company with a reference number.
:: Proof of address
Applicants are advised to provide a recent utility bill which clearly shows their name and current UK residential address.
NATIONALS OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES VISITING KAZAKHSTAN FOR A PERIOD OF UP TO 30 DAYS DO NOT REQUIRE A VISA: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, USA.