Consulate General of the People‘s Republic of Bangladesh
Istanbul, Turkey

NVR

Applying for NVR

To obtain an NVR seal or endorsement, the applicant must submit the following:

  • One copy of completed Application Form for NVR seal
  • One photograph (37mm X37mm)
  • Passport, valid for at least six months
  • The applicant must have stay permit/work permit etc. of the Consulate’s jurisdiction
  • Prescribed fee (USD 100.00)  in an acceptable method of payment.

In case of applicants who were born in Bangladesh:

A copy of his/her valid /expired Bangladesh passport (first 5 pages) OR Dual Nationality Certificate(s) OR Birth Certificate issued by the competent authorities of Bangladesh OR SSC certificate OR equivalent education certificate issued by any education board in Bangladesh (as proof of nationality) OR copies of first two pages and the page where the no visa (NVR) seal was endorsed in the previous passport.

In case of children born in foreign countries:

  • A copy of birth certificate issued by the local authorities, and
  • A copy of 1-5 pages of parent’s Bangladesh passport (valid/expired) OR Dual Nationality Certificate (DNC) OR birth certificate issued by competent authorities of Bangladesh OR SSC certificate or equivalent certificate issued by any education board in Bangladesh (as proof of parent’s nationality)

In case of spouse’s born in a foreign country:

  • A copy of marriage certificate & A copy of 1-5 pages of spouse’s Bangladesh Passport (valid/expired) OR Dual Nationality Certificate (DNC) OR birth certificate issued by competent authorities of Bangladesh OR SSC certificate or equivalent education certificate issued by any education board in Bangladesh (as proof of spouse’s nationality)

N.B.: The ‘No Visa Required for Travel to Bangladesh’ endorsement is valid as long as the passport remains valid on which it is affixed. The person can enter Bangladesh as many times he/she wishes and can stay there without any time restriction within the validity of the passport.

Transfer of NVR

The No Visa Required (NVR) seal can be transferred to a new passport. Following are the requirements:

  • Completed Application Form for No Visa Required for Travel to Bangladesh. (one copy)
  • One 2” X 2” photograph taken within the last 6 months.
  • Copies of first two pages and the page where the no visa (NVR) seal was endorsed in the previous passport
  • Present foreign passport (in original), valid for at least 6 months from the date of submission.
  • Prescribed fee in appropriate method of payment.