Address and Opening hours



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Basra Visa Application Centre

Saafat al Basra Housing Complex / Villa No. 33, Al Shaiba Road from Al Askari Intersection, Basra, Iraq

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Opening hours (except public holidays)

Opening Hours Mondays & Wednesdays
(excluding public holidays)

08:30 - 14:00
Standard Appointments Mondays & Wednesdays
(excluding public holidays)

09:00 - 13:00
Prime Time Appointments Mondays & Wednesdays
(excluding public holidays)

08:30 - 09:00 & 13:30 - 14:00
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Public holidays 2023

Sunday, 24 DecemberChristmas Eve
Monday, 25 DecemberChristmas Day
Tuesday, 26 DecemberBoxing Day

Public holidays 2024

Monday, 1st of JanuaryNew Year
Wednesday, 7th of February*The Death of Imam Musa Al-Kadhim
Sunday, 31st of MarchEaster Monday (in lieu of Monday 1 April)
Wednesday, 10th of April*Eid Al Fitr
Thursday, 11th of April*Eid Al Fitr
Sunday, 14th of April*Eid Al Fitr
Sunday, 5th of MaySpring Bank Holiday (in lieu of Monday 6 May)
Sunday, 16th of June*Eid Al Adha
Monday, 17th of June*Eid Al Adha
Tuesday, 18th of June*Eid Al Adha
Sunday, 7th of July*1st Muharam
Tuesday, 16th of July*10th Muharam
Sunday, 25th of August *10th Muharam
Sunday, 15th of September*Prophet’s Birthday
Thursday, 3rd of OctoberIraq National Day
Wednesday, 25th of DecemberChristmas Day
Thursday, 26th of DecemberBoxing Day

* To be confirmed (TBC), subject to GOI official announcements nearer these dates.