Baku, Azerbaijan, May 17
Bu Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
Daily 1,500 foreigners and stateless persons apply to the Azerbaijani Migration Service for registration at the place of their stay in Azerbaijan, Chairman of Azerbaijan's State Migration Service Vusal Huseynov said in Baku on May 17.
He said 50-60 percent of foreigners and stateless persons present their applications in electronic form.
Foreigners and stateless persons arriving in Azerbaijan for a period exceeding 10 days should register at the Migration Service.
Azerbaijan’s State Migration Service and the State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations today signed a memorandum of understanding on registration of foreigners and stateless persons at the place of residence in the centers of ASAN service, a state agency for government services.
From now on, registration of foreigners and stateless persons at the place of residence will be carried out at the ASAN service centers in Baku and Sumgait cities along with the regional offices of the State Migration Service.
Foreigners can be registered for the period provided in their visas or for 90 days under the visa-free regime. After changing the place of residence, the registration must be renewed. These steps can exempt visitors from penalties and deportation.