According to the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, foreigners temporarily residing in our country are to be registered in the corresponding government body. Registration in the internal affairs bodies should be made within 5 days upon the arrival to the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The registration procedure has the following amendments:
Citizens of Australia, Austria, Belgium, the Great Britain, Greece, Denmark, Ireland, Iceland, Spain, Italy, Canada, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, the Netherlands, New Zeeland, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, the USA, Switzerland, Sweden, Finland, France, the FRG, Japan and the Republic of Korea can get the registration stamp in their passports upon the visa issuance in the consulates of the Republic of Kazakhstan abroad or at the moment of the border control in one of 12 international airports of Kazakhstan – with two stamps available.
Note: after registration of the passport in the consulate abroad or at the border control in the international airport of the Republic of Kazakhstan, you won't have to apply to police for registration. If a foreigner does not have the registration made in a border check point of the international airport, he has a right to be registered at the migration police at his location. The registration service is free.