Iraq Visa and Passport Requirements
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To enter Iraq, a passport valid for at least six months from the date a visa is issued is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
Visas for Iraq are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
Passport and visa requirements for visitors to Iraq are subject to change at short notice; for a fully comprehensive list of those allowed entry visas and other requirements, consult the embassy.
If only travelling to the Kurdistan region, you can obtain a visa on arrival, but it is not valid elsewhere in Iraq.
Types and Cost
Single-entry visa: £30; multiple-entry visa: £75.
Single-entry visa: up to three months from the date of issue; multiple-entry visa: six months to a year.
Consulate (or consular section at embassy).
Allow four to eight weeks for visa processing.
You must be able to provide proof of sufficient funds to cover your stay in Iraq.
This page reflects our understanding of current rules for the most common types of travel to the said country. However, please note that each authority sets and forces entry rules, hence we strongly recommend that you verify critical information with the relevant embassy before travel.
Embassies and tourist offices
Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in the USA
Telephone: (202) 483 7500.
Address: NW, 1801 P Street, Washington, 20036,
Monday – Friday, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in the UK
Telephone: (020) 7590 7650
Address: , 21 Queen Gate, London, SW7 5JE,