Visas and registration

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Visas and registration

Customs regulations

Foreign citizens entering and leaving the Republic of Kazakhstan through the checkpoints at the border opened for international and passenger services. To enter all must have passports and visas. Entry and exit visas for foreign citizens are given by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Republic, external passport institutions and consular points; in other cases by specially authorized representatives of Kazakhstan Republic. Entrance or departure multi-visas of Kazakhstan Republic could be given to foreign citizens at the request of accepting organizations. Visa validity period should be expired in no less than 6 months before the foreign citizen passport expiry. Cash national and foreign currency can be imported and exported without restriction. At import and export of cash in amount exceeding $10.000 (convert at the official rate if the National Bank on the day of crossing the border), it must be declared and documents proving its legality must be provided. Payment documents (bills, checks, including travelers), the nominal value of which is in the foreign currency can be exported without restrictions.