Afghan Embassy in Moscow

Afghan Embassy in Moscow, Russia
42 Povarskaya Street, Moscow 121069, Russia,

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Contact No. - (+7) (495) 290 01 46, (+7) (495) 690 38 94 (Consular section)

Fax - (+7) (495) 290 01 46,

Email -

Head of Mission: Vacant, Ambassador

The interests and policies of the president of Afghanistan and Russia are represented by the Afghan Embassy in Moscow, headed by the ambassador. The Afghan Embassy in Moscow preserve and protect the relationship, and be a point of contact between Afghanistan and Russia. The Afghanistan Embassy has officers for economic, management, political, public diplomacy and consular roles.

Always call to book an appointment before visiting the Embassy or the Consulate of Afghanistan in Russia. Your enquiries or requests may not be responded to if you do not call to book an appointment during the official operation hours prior to the visit. However, Afghan appointments may be prioritized by the Embassy and Consulate and they may respond to emergencies associated with their stay in Russia. On Russian and Afghan holidays, the Embassy and Consulate offices are closed.

Embassy and Consular Services
The Afghanistan Embassy through the economic, management, public and public diplomacy offices work with the government of Russia to negotiate trade laws, manage Afghanistan properties, monitor political trends, and build mutual support and understanding for Afghanistan policies. The Afghanistan Consulate undertakes activities serving to protect Russian citizens in Russia, as well as issuing Afghan nationals new passports when the previous one expires, get stolen or lost. The consulate also issues visas to non-Afghan citizens who wish to travel for holiday, work, study or live in Afghanistan.

Visa types granted by Afghanistan are;

AfghanistanVisa Types

  • Afghanistan Diplomatic visa (DV)
  • Afghanistan Official visa (OV)
  • Afghanistan Business Visa (BV)
  • Afghanistan Working Entry Visa (WV)
  • Afghanistan Tourist Visa (TV)
  • Afghanistan Visit Visa (VV)
  • Afghanistan Student Visa (SV)
  • Afghanistan Upon Arrival Visa (UAV)
  • Afghanistan Crew Visa (CV)
  • Afghanistan Transit Visa (TSV)
  • Afghanistan Residence Visa (RV)
  • Afghanistan Transit Visa (TV)
  • Afghanistan Exit Visa (EXV)
  • Afghanistan Transit Visa (TSV)

Travel Health Insurance
A travel medical insurance protects in the event of an illness or injury in the course of traveling out of Russia. Travel insurance certificate is one of the requirements for granting non-Afghan visas to Afghanistan. Get a quote for travel insurance with wide coverage Travel insurance quote.

Coronavirus Pandemic
The outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has affected the operation of businesses and offices throughout the world, most are now operating at suboptimal level. It is important to place a call to the Embassy or Consular office before visiting in order to be sure about services currently in operation.

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