Can a foreigner apply for exit visa at the migration service before June 5 due to force majeure, delay or cancellation of the flight?Answer:
According to the current Visa regulations, you can apply for B20 exit visa if you provide the migration service with proof of force majeure, delay or cancellation of the flight. For example, an official letter from the airline.
B20 exit visa is issued for up to 15 days.Question:
Is it possible to change B20 exit visa to C3 work visa? Or is it necessary to leave the country before expiry of B20 visa?Answer:
Change of B20 visa category to C3 visa category in Kazakhstan is not regulated by the current Visa rules. Therefore, it is necessary to leave the country before expiry of exit visa.Question:
What penalty may apply for departure from Kazakhstan after June 5?Answer:
Administrative offences code specify the following penalties for untimely departure:
- June 5, 6, 7 (up to 3 days) – warning
- June 8, 9 (from 3 to 5 days) – penalty 10 MCI or 29 170 ₸
- June 10, 11, 12, 13 (from 5 to 10 days) – penalty 15 MCI or 43 755 ₸
- June 14 (over 10 days) – penalty 25 MCI or 72 925 ₸
For example, you are leaving Kazakhstan on June 8, so in this case, the border control officer will reveal a violation, draw up an administrative protocol and impose a penalty in the amount of 10 MCI (29 170 ₸). At the same time, you can pay a fine within 30 calendar days, for example, upon arrival in your home country.