Visa and Permit


Citizens of 96 countries around the world are allowed to enter Georgia and stay for 1 year visa-free. Citizens of those countries who require a visa should address to a nearby Diplomatic Mission or consular offices of Georgia in accordance with citizenship. Further details regarding visa are available through the following link:

Residence Permit

Citizens of those countries who enter Georgia on basis of a student visa should refer to the Public Service Hall within 45 days after entering the territory of Georgia with requirement of a student residence permit. Further details regarding a residence permit is available on the webpage of Public Service Hall:

Required documents for a student residence permit:

  • Filled in application form;
  • Copy of a passport;
  • Copy of a document proving the legal basis of staying in Georgia (in case of students copy of D3 immigrant/student visa);
  • A certificate issued by an authorized higher educational institution in Georgia regarding studies (indicating duration of studies);
  • Document proving legal income or a bank statement;
  • Photo with size 3X4;
  • Service fee payment receipt;

Terms and Fees for the residence permit:

Terms Service Fee
30 days 210 GEL
20 days 330 GEL
10 days 410 GEL

NB: Residence permit service fees can be paid and photos can be shot at Public Service Hall.