If PV visa holders decide to stay at hotels, the hotel staff will then complete the guest’s registration with OVIR for the hotel stay. This should be noted both on the invitation letter and the visa application. Travel agencies and tour companies may also be fined if customers overstay their visas or for visa application errors.Exit Visa: Tourist visa holders who are unable to depart Uzbekistan by the visa expiration date or end date of their authorized period of stay must apply for an exit visa from the OVIR office at the Tashkent International Airport.
Private visitor visa holders must apply for extensions at the district OVIR office at which they are registered.
Again, the application must be filed before any overstay, the cost is normally USD 160, and there is no guarantee of approval.
The application must be submitted before the anticipated overstay.
The service normally costs USD 160, and there is no guarantee OVIR will approve the request.
Visitors coming from countries in which Uzbekistan does not have diplomatic or consular representation should obtain visas in a third country.
citizens should apply for visas well in advance of their travel.
For more information, contact the Uzbek Embassy in the United States, the Uzbek Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Uzbek Ministry of Interior (page in Russian and Uzbek only). Tourist visas cannot be extended after arriving in Uzbekistan.
Visitors most often apply for three types of visas: Tourist Visas (T): Visitors who will stay at hotels should apply for tourist (T) visas.
Uzbek customs authorities also strictly control the importation of controlled pharmaceuticals and psychotropic medicine for personal use while in or transiting through the territory of Uzbekistan. In the past, these groups have conducted kidnappings, assassinations, and suicide bombings in the broader region. citizens should report any unusual activity to local authorities and then inform the Embassy.