Cultural-Scientific-Sport Visa

All citizens in any condition need to apply in person in our visa application centres. 
Applications must be made 90 days prior travel dates.
All payments, including visa fees are made in cash during the visa application at our application centers. 
To apply for this visa, you are required to live in the country, where you are currently residing, for at least 3 months.

Note: Re-entry and exit sheet must be provided amongst other documents otherwise your application will not be accepted.

1.    Passport
- The original of the passport which is at least valid for 6 months starting by the arrival date in Turkey, has at least two empty pages. - Copies of the passport, and if any older passports, ID details and previous visas.

2.    Biometric Photograph
- 2 pcs biometric photograph, a size of 5x5 cm, with white background, shot in the last 6 months.

3.    A Valid Residence Document
- To apply for this visa, you are required to have a residence permit which is valid for at least 3 months after your return date.
Note: Applicants without a valid residence in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shall absolutely be denied.

4.    Travel Health Insurance
- You are required to have travel health insurance which is valid in Turkey and covering your travel starting by the date of your travel. Our offices provide insurance policy services.

5.    Work Documents, If an employee,

- A QR-coded employment letter, obtained from Chamber of Commerce, which states company details, position of the employee, job start date and salary details

If an employer,
- Company incorporation and registry documents
- If any, Company bank account statement showing the transactions in the last 6 months (sealed, signed).

If a person financially supported by a sponsor (real person),
- The above-listed work documents which are indicated to be submitted by the sponsor.

If sponsor is a company,
- All the above-listed documents which are indicated to be provided by sponsoring company / organization.

6.    Documents Showing Financial Standing (His/her or his/her sponsor's)

- Bank account summary for the last 3 months, the last transaction must be dated within the last 30 days, and have a minimum balance of 10,000 SAR (sealed, signed)

- If any, the documents related to the properties owned by applicant (title deed, license, etc.)

- If any, bank account summaries of a bank in Turkey or documents related to the properties.

7.    Travel Documents
- Round-trip flight reservation (You are advised not to purchase it before conclusion of your visa application, reservation document must be submitted while making your application.)

8.    Documents Related to Accommodation (One of the below accommodation details has to be provided.)

- Hotel reservation valid for the period of your stay in Turkey (reservation dates must match with the flight dates.)
- Lease Contract
- The title deed which shows that applicant owns a property in Turkey.
- For family/friend visit, the notarized invitation letter sent by Turkish citizen, which declares that all costs during his/her visit in Turkey will be met by the inviting person. 

 9.     The Applicants Documents that is attending for cultural/sports/Research

•    An invitation from the Organization stating the following details: applicants’ information, reason for attendance, programs duration and duration.
•    Proof of documentation that identifies payment has been made, (İf the program is covered by a sponsor documentation in relation to the bursary or sponsorship.)
•    Accommodation details of where the applicant shall stay.
•    The occupation of applicant, and relationship evidence that correlates attendance to the program.
•    If available diplomas that is related to the program.
•    Where necessary a birth certificate and a marriage certificate needs to be presented.

For further information, please contact with our call center on 920011308.

Note: All documents that are presented must be up to date and fully complete as per the list. The Turkish Embassy and  Consulate in KSA reserves the right to request additional documentation where needed. Completing all the required documentation does not guarantee approval for a visa and a refund is not possible under any circumstances. If applicants are applying as a family or group all the above-mentioned documentation needs to be submitted individually.