The attention of visitors to Kazakhstan is drawn to the following visa requirements:
1. Citizens of Georgia**, Ukraine**, Argentina*, Brazil*, Serbia*, Turkey*, Mongolia**,
Ecuador* and the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), namely
Azerbaijan*, Armenia**, Belarus**, Kyrgyzstan**, Moldovia**, Russia**, Tajikistan*,
and Uzbekistan* do not need an entry visa to Kazakhstan.
* Entry without a visa is restricted to 30 days.
** Entry without a visa is restricted to 90 days.
Starting from 1 January 2017 the visa free regime was expanded for the following countries:
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech
Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland,
Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco,
Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore,
Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the UK, the United Arab Emirates, and the
USA. The citizens of the above mentioned countries may enter the territory of the country with
all types of valid passports for a stay for up to 30 days. The citizens of Hong Kong SAR can
enter Kazakhstan without a visa for up to 14 days.
2. All other foreign citizens will need to obtain an entry visa to Kazakhstan.