Welcome to the Absentee ID page. The Legal Department of the Consulate General of Afghanistan in New York provides services to citizens of Afghanistan who would like to get an Afghan Tazkira ID.
This service is for Afghans, born outside of Afghanistan, or those who has lost and/or would like to obtain Afghanistan's national ID (Tazkira).
On this page you will find information about absentee Tazkira requirements and Tazkira application form. We encourage you to look over the directions, complete the form with the correct information, and return it to the Consulate General with the required documents.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our legal department on 212 972 2276, 212 972 2277 you can also contact us by sending email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our office hours are Monday to Friday from 09:00 am to 3:00 pm.