A series of requirements must be observed by American nationals who want to immigrate to Turkey
. The Turkish electronic visa
or the e-Visa
is now available to Turkish nationals who can be helped by one of our Turkish lawyers
. We invite you to discuss with one of our specialists and find out more about how to relocate to Turkey from US.
What is Turkey e-Visa?
The Turkey e-visa is the new electronic travel authorization that can be solicited for business travels or tourist visits. This kind of e-visa has a validity of 90 days and can be obtained respecting a few important requirements, like the following:
- The American passport must have a validity of at least 150 days.
- The visa fee needs to be paid at the time the application form is submitted.
- Our Turkish lawyers work closely with the entitled immigration authorities and can offer legal support to Americans interested in visiting Turkey.
- The e-visa application must be submitted within 48 hours before the visit to Turkey.
The Turkish Immigration
department, part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
, oversees the e-visa applications for all foreigners, including American citizens. Once approved, an email will be sent to the Turkish visa
applicant. The formalities for obtaining a visa for Turkey have been drastically simplified, US nationals will only need to present the document received by email. We remind that our lawyers in Turkey
can provide assistance and guidance to American citizens who want to obtain a visa. Feel free to send us your inquiries, in order to handle the procedures in this matter.
The e-visa application reviewed by our advisors
Even though the e-visa application
can be easily accessed by American citizens, the recommendation is to solicit legal advice and assistance in this matter. This way, applicants will be sure they won’t submit a visa application with errors that will only lead to rejection and delays. We can assist American citizens right from the start, from the moment they prepare the visit to Turkey
Can US nationals receive a visa at the arrival in Turkey?
No, the visa that previously could be obtained at the arrival in Turkey has been replaced with the e-visa. This is the electronic visa for Turkey that can be easily obtained, with complete assistance offered by our Turkish attorneys.
US company relocation to Turkey
The company relocation
is a simple and straightforward process that starts in US with the de-registration of the company. A series of documents must be prepared for company relocation, among which, a declaration stating the transfer, signed by business owners, managers, and administrators. Outsourced services should be considered for the relocation of movable properties. You can discuss with our Turkish lawyers
for support and legal advice in company relocation to Turkey
What you can and cannot do with a Turkey e-visa
An e-visa for Turkey can be obtained by US citizens in simple steps, respecting the main conditions. It is important to note that a Turkish visa for Americans has a single purpose, and that is to visit Turkey for leisure or for business. This means that such a visa does not allow US nationals to work in this country, as a specific work permit is required. We advise US citizens to talk to our team of lawyers in Turkey if they want to work in this country, as our specialists can make the necessary arrangements from a legal point of view.
Making investments in Turkey
is found on two continents, Europe and Asia, making quite easy access to solid and representative business markets worldwide. Many international companies have subsidiaries and branches in Turkey and enjoy a proper environment for development and profits. The skilled workforce available in this country is important to foreign companies with establishments in Turkey. The infrastructure plays a major role for foreign investors who want stability from this point of view. We have also gathered some interesting facts and figures about the economy direction in Turkey that you might find useful:
- Approximately USD 165 billion represented the total FDI stock for Turkey in 2019.
- The manufacturing, finance, and energy sectors attract most of the FDIs in Turkey.
- The 2020 Doing Business report ranks Turkey 33rd out of 190 economies in the world.
- The Netherlands, Luxemburg, UK, and US are the main investors in Turkey.
Would you like to immigrate to Turkey from US
? You are invited to get in touch
with our team of lawyers in Turkey
who are specialized in immigration. They can provide assistance, guidance, and legal advice right from the beginning of the collaboration.