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IMPORTANT/Documents for Touristic Residence Permit (Istanbul)


Effective from 11.4.2014, Group A and Group B countries citizens will be allowed to apply for 1 year touristic residence permit if they provide the below:

Online appointment
4 passport-sized photos
Original passport
Copy of passport showing the picture and the last entrance stamp
Exchange receipt of USD Protected content each month from a bank (NOT from exchange office)
If applicant is tenant, notarised lease with copy of DASK policy (ask your landlord for DASK)
If applicant is staying in a hotel, reservation documents
If applicant is staying with a Turkish citizen, notarised undertaking (from Turkish citizen) + criminal report (from Turkish citizen) + proof of income (from Turkish citizen)
Private health insurance covering inpatient, outpatient and minor operations

Residence Permit booklet fee: 50TL (the old booklets will no longer be valid)
1 year Residence Permit duty fee: USD 85

Many Thanks,


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