VERIFICATION OF IDENTITY

VERIFICATION OF TAZKIRA (AFGHAN NATIONAL ID)

The Embassy of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is not the authority to verify a Tazkira (Afghan National ID). The Embassy facilitates the verification process of a Tazkira with the Afghanistan Central Civil Registration Authority (ACCRA).

To initiate the process of Tazkira verification through this Embassy, please read the following instructions and information carefully:

1. Appointment: There is a need for an appointment.
2. Visit In-person:There is a need to visit the Embassy in-person.
3. Required Documents:
a) Request letter. the applicant should write a request letter addressed to this Embassy and outline the need for verifying his/her Tazkira (i.e. only verification, Birth Certificate etc), personal details, address and contact number.
b) Copy of Tazkira. The applicant needs to include a clear copy of her/his Tazkira in the postal package.
c) Photographs. one recent photograph with a white background (size: 4×4.5 cm).
d) Proof of Address in The Netherlands. An applicant should make a copy of either his/her driver license, utility bill or bank statement and include it in the postal package.
e) Applicants wish to apply for Birth Certificate after Tazkira verification. To have the correct name, surname and date of birth of the applicant, he/she needs to include either (1) a colour copy of driver license, (2) travel document or (3) Australian visa (only a copy of one of the above).

4. Fee: Please DO NOT bring cash in-person to the Embassy. The Embassy does NOT accept cash under any circumstances.
5. Procedure:
a) Once the Embassy receives the package by post, it will be processed within 2 business days.
b) After the package is processed in ACCRA, the Embassy will receive a notification about the verification of the Tazkira by an email.
c) The Embassy will share the verification letter with the applicant using the Express/Registered self-addressed envelope, within 2 business days of receiving a response from ACCRA. (It is extremely important for ALL applicants to include an Express/Registered self-addressed envelope with the initial postal package and send it to the Embassy.)