Visa Application & Requirements for Passport Holders of Restricted Countries

Holders of passport of restricted countries cannot obtain their visas upon arrival, as they are required to apply for an approval to enter the territory of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

Please follow the link below to check list of restricted countries:

However, those nationals of restricted countries (Except Iran, Bangladesh, Nigeria and Afghanistan) who are resident or a temporary visa holders in the following countries; Australia, EU, UK, USA, Canada, Japan, South Korea, and GCC will be considered as those holders of Non-Restricted countries.

Please note that All Holders of Travel Documents cannot obtain their visas upon arrival, as they require applying for approval to enter.

To obtain the required approval from the Ministry of Interior, please follow the link bellow to submit your application;

Please note that a user manual is available in both Arabic and English 

It takes approximately 2 weeks to process you application, Additional information may be requested by the Ministry of Interior during the processing stage. If your application approved by the Ministry of Interior you can print the approval note which will allow to enter Jordan EXCEPT entering from the King Hussein/Allenby Bridge, please read conditions on your approval note carefully. Please note that you will have to pay the visa fee upon arrival (40 JDs for a single entry).

If you wish to stamp a visa on your passport from the embassy prior to travel, please contact the visa department and refer to your approval reference.


• The Embassy will not be held responsible for any loss or delays incurred during the processing of Applications.

• Group Visas are issued ONLY at Jordanian borders, and pre-arranged by an accredited Jordanian travel agency.

• Visa fees are subject to change without prior notice. Charges collected will reflect the applicable fees on the processing date.

Lodging and Collection

A pre-paid Australian post self-addressed return envelope (Registered, Express, or priority post only) must be provided,

Or a pick up by a courier (e.g DHL, FedEx) must be arranged. otherwise, the passport can be collected by an authorised person after (3) working days from the date of submission or receiving it.

Note: The Consular Section would strongly recommend you to keep the return delivery tracking number so you can track your passport yourself. Please note that the consular Section is NOT responsible for any loss that may happen.

Lodging Documents: (Monday–Friday) 10:00–12:00.

Collection working days: (Monday–Friday) 14:00-15:00. 


For further information please contact us on [email protected] or (02) 6295 9951 Ex 308 (Monday-Friday 10:00am-3:00Pm).

If you have any questions, please fill out the following form, and we will contact you shortly