The word “passport Tajikistan,” Tajik is available in view of a document proving his identity which is called “passport of a citizen of Tajikistan.”
The passport of the citizen of Tajikistan is divided as “internal passport (civil)” and the “foreign passport (travel abroad).” This document is intended to travel to some countries, permanent residence in Tajikistan and abroad as well as to return to Tajikistan. Old sample passports approved in 1996 by the Government Resolution of the Republic of Tajikistan and the new in 2014.
Passports are issued by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan, diplomatic missions and consular offices of the Republic of Tajikistan abroad, which is called “passport office”. Passport with biometric data is issued to all citizens, including minors. Validity of passports 10 years, for children up to 16 years, three to five years, depending on their age (see. Below).
(It is worth noting that Tajik citizens for entering the Russian Federation must have a passport).
Pay attention that starting from April 1, 2014 in Tajikistan have begun to issue new internal passport which is called the ID cards at the price of $ 9.5 for a period of 10 years, and it is planned to give them in return the old passports. The issuance of new passports (plastic) is started in Dushanbe, and it takes 15 to 20 days. Other areas that is expected innovation.
The old patterns of internal passports of 1996 which was put into operation gradually changed and repainted issued in paper form. Persons with disabilities and veterans of the Great Patriotic War of services for the production of ID cards free of charge. old paper passports are listed on a par with the new. ”
In parallel, the Government of Tajikistan is negotiating with countries for recognition of identity cards and the signing of bilateral agreements with the countries with which Tajikistan visa-free regime.
Tajik passport (Model 2014)
As noted, in the future it is planned that the owner of the passport of the plastic in a single ID-card will be able to use it and as insurance and medical records, and marriage certificates.
The new passports are made of polycarbonate, and the parameters of the card account for 54 to 86 millimeters. There are several security features that will allow to reduce to the minimum limit cases of counterfeiting this document.
All data on the ID-card holders intend to flock to a single server of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Tajikistan. In accordance with the decree of the President “On the introduction of ID cards of citizens of the Republic of Tajikistan” signed on 20 September 2013, the Republic of Tajikistan passport is valid in the country prior to the expiry of its validity.
Overseas biometric passports Tajik:
Citizens of Tajikistan since 2010. poluchayutsya foreign passports containing electronic media which are called “Biometric passports”.
Tajik citizens can receive biometric passports at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan, as well as in regional centers in the cities of Khujand, Qurghonteppa and Khorog. ”
New biometric passports, which consist of 48 pages, divided into three types: Diplomatic – red, service – general civil and black – brown. Diplomatic and official passports are issued for 5 years, and general civil for 10 years. Biometric passports are also provided for minor children up to 16 years.
Estimated price (registration diplomatic biometric passport) is 125 US dollars, official biometric passport – 100 USD, general civil biometric passport – $ 75, and for minor children – 25 US dollars.
The approximate period of issuing biometric passports – 15 working days, urgent – 7 days, and extra urgent – 3 days. Current diplomatic, official and foreign passport will be valid until 2015, and recognized a par with biometric passports.
Video: The result of the introduction of passports and various barriers.