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Since April 17, 2017, changes in the procedure for issuing Ukrainian visas came into force, in particular:

- the opportunity of online submission of visa application forms through the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine is introduced http://visa.mfa.gov.ua/

- the time for issuing visas has been reduced (urgently - up to 5 working days, in usual order - up to 10 working days);

- The list of countries whose citizens can issue visas for trips with a tourist and business purpose at checkpoints across the state border of Ukraine is expanded;

- the tariff rate for registration of all types of visas has been reduced to 65 US dollars and a tariff for issuing visas at border crossing points  has been established in the amount of 150 non-taxable minimums of citizens (2550 uah);

- there is an opportunity to conduct interviews with applicants using remote communication facilities, which allow for the visual identification of the applicant.

The rules for the existing visa-free regulations stay valid (EU till 90 days etc.).

The full text of the Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 118 dated 01.03.2017 "About the regulation of the Rules of registration of visas for entering into Ukraine and transit through the territory" might be red here: