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DIRECTORATE OF TOURISM AGENCY       


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Problems that Tourists may Encounter and Applications


• Passport Loss
• Lost Belongings
• Exposure To A Crime

PASSPORT LOSS


Foreigners who have lost their passports should have a document stating their citizenships obtained from the Consulate of the country of which they are the citizens or of the country where they have taken refuge before they consult to our Agency. Afterwards, they can begin their passport transactions when they have applied to again Consulates with an Application Record that will be prepared by the Directorate of Tourism Agency or they will be able to travel with the laissez-passer they will obtain. The lost passports are sent to the Consulates if they are found.

LOST BELONGINGS


Tourists who loose or forget their belongings during their visit to our country should apply to the Directorate of Tourism Agency. Provided that the belongings of the foreigners who have applied will be delivered to themselves if they have not left our country and they will be delivered to the Consulates in order to enable to deliver themselves otherwise.

EXPOSURE TO A CRIME


After the applications of tourists who expose to incidents such as robbery, purse-snatching etc. are done, its shipment to relevant units of Istanbul Police Department is fulfilled according to the type of the crime and translation service during judicial transactions is provided to the units and the matter is followed.

How Can You Contact With Us?


ADDRESS:
Yerebatan St. No:6 Sultanahmet / Istanbul / Turkey 34410
TEL: (+90) 0212 527 45 03 (+90) 0212 528 53 69
FAX: (+90) 0212 512 76 76
E-MAIL: turizmpolisi@iem.gov.tr
• CHARGES OF TOURISM POLICE
• IMPORTANT LINKS
• HOW SAFE ARE YOU?
• IMPORTANT TELEPHONES AND ADDRESSES


CHARGES OF TOURISM POLICE


1. Tourism Police carry out services such as Guidance and Translation as well as the security of tourists who have visited our province with its stuff who know a foreign language.
2. It is the first unit to which tourists who have lost their passports and belongings and who are exposed to a crime apply initially.
3. Tourism Police and patrols on foot enable the tourists to travel in peace and security in the tourism regions.
4. They satisfy the Translation and Translator necessities of the units of Istanbul Police Department if demanded.
5. They meet the translator demands of the Courts and Republican Prosecutor’s Office.
6. They provide hosting and translation services with regard to official committees coming to our Province and Istanbul Police Department.

IMPORTANT LINKS


Security General Directorate http://www.egm.gov.tr/
Istanbul Police Department http://www.iem.gov.tr/

How Safe You Are?


As seen from the statistics, while 2.349.461 people in total arrived Istanbul in 2000 via Airways and Seaways this number reached 2.537.461 in 2001. According to official statistics, 11.569.000 tourists arrived in our country in 2001 and given that ¼ of these tourists visited Istanbul, the significance of Istanbul in the tourism sector will be better understood. In this gigantic mega polis that is visited by 2.537.461 tourists in a year, the number of tourists who have applied to Tourism Agency Directorate is 898 and 336 of them are about passport loss and 301 of them are about lost belongings. As it will be seen, the number of crimes against tourists is very little in this gigantic mega polis which hosts a population of 10 million people. And this is the indicator of the fact that our province is the safest mega polis in the world.

IMPORTANT TELEPHONES AND ADDRESSES


EMERGENCY!
POLICE :155
TRAFIC: 154
FIRE BRIGADE:110
PROVINCIAL TOURISM DIRECTORATE
Beşiktaş Akaretler S.Seba cd. No:5 Tel: +90.212.258 77 60 – 258 80 59
TUROB (Touristic Hotel and Facility Keepers Union [Turistik Otelciler ve Isletmeler Birligi] ):
Tel: +90.212.275 25 50 275 33 53 Yıldız Posta cd. Dedeman Tic.Merkezi 52/1 Katip / Esentepe
TURSAB ( Turkey Travel Agencies Union [Turkiye Seyahat Acentalari Birligi]):
Dikilitaş mh. Aşık Kerem sok. 48/50 Beşiktaş Tel: 259 84 04
ISTANBUL TRANSLATOR AND GUIDE TRADE FOUNDATION:
Cumhuriyet cd. 87/7 Elmadağ Tel: +90.212.240 25 23 – 233 49 52
Consulates:
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3. Australien/Avustralya/ Australie/Australia Tepecik Yolu No:58 Etiler +90.212.257 70 50-51
4. Österreich/Avusturya/Autriche/Austria Koybasi Cad. No:46 Yenikoy +90.212.262 93 15 - 262 49 64 - 262 26 22
5. Aserbeidschan/Azerbaycan /Azerbaijan/Azerbaijan Galatasaray Yeni Carsi Cad. No:20 Beyoglu +90.212.293 21 22-23
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7. Belgien/Belçika/Belgique/Belgium Siraselviler No:73 Taksim +90.212.243 33 00-01
8. Bosnien Herzegowina/Bosna/HerzekBosnie/HerzégovineBosnia/Herzegovia Beyaz Karanfil sok. No:45 3.Levent +90.212.281 33 06-07
9. Brasilien/Brezilya/Brésil/Brazil Simsirci sok. 10/12 Galata +90.212.251 47 35
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13. China/Çin/ Chine/China Ortaklar Cad. No:14 Mecidiyekoy +90.212.288 90 89 - 272 52 00-01
14. Kanada/Kanada/Canada/Canada Büyükdere Cad. No:107 Kat 3 Gayrettepe +90.212.272 51 74
15. Kolumbien/Kolombiya /Colombie/Colombia Yapi Kredi Plaza C Blok K:18 Levent +90.212.280 11 94
16. Costa Rico/Kosta / RikaCosta / RicaCosta Rica Tahmis sok. No:15 Eminönü +90.212.528 06 72-73
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30. Indien/Hindistan / Inde / India Cumhuriyet Cad. No:18 Dörtler Apt. K:6 Elmadağ +90.212.296 21 31 –32
31. Indonesien /Endonezya / Indonésie / Indonesia Seher Yildiz sok. No:22/11 Etiler +90.212.287 00 08 – 287 00 09
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35. Japan /Japonya / Japon / Japan İnönü Caddesi Gümüşsuyu +90.212.227 68 10
36. Jordanien /Ürdün / Jordanie / Jordan Dostlar Villa Konut Yapi Kooperatifi No:5/A Maden/Sarıyer (0212) 230 12 21- 230 12 22
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41. Libyen /Libya / Libye / Libya Miralay sefik Bey sok. No:3 Gümüşsuyu +90.212.251 81 00 - 01
42. Litauen /Litvanya / Lituanie / Litvia Yildiz Posta Cad. 48/5 Dedeman iş hanı Esentepe +90.212.274 59 00
43. Malaysia /Malezya / Malaisie / Malaysia Halaskargazi Cad. 266 Şişli +90.212.247 17 28 - 247 13 75
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46. Nepal /Nepal / Népal / NepalValikonagi Cad. YKB iş hanı Nisantaşı +90.212.246 61 04
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48. Neuseeland /Yeni Zelanda / Nouvelle Zélande / New Zealand Büyükdere Cad. Maya Akar Center No:100-102 K.24 Esentepe +90.212.211 11 14 - 211 04 73
49. Norwegen /Norveç / Norvege / Norway Rihtim Cad. 89 Frank Han K:3 Tophane +90.212.252 06 00
50. Pakistan /Pakistan / Pakistan / Pakistan Abide-i Hürriyet Cad. Geçit sok. No:11 K:6 Hacionbasilar İşhani Şişli +90.212.233 58 00-1
51. Panama /Panama / Panama / Panama Rihtim Cad. Kozluca Han Galata +90.212.293 69 81
52. Iran /İran / Iran / Persia Ankara Cad. 1/2 Cağaloğlu +90.212.513 82 30-4 - 512 99 85 - 527 95 29
53. Peru /Peru / Pérou / Peru Soğüt Sok. Meltem Apt. A/1 D: 1 4. Levent +90.212.279 07 50
54. Philippinen /Filipinler / Philippines / Philippines Muallim Naci Cad. No:113 Ortaköy +90.212.261 45 22 - 227 52 00
55. Polen /Polonya / Pologne / Poland Büyük Çiftlik Sok. Nisantaşı +90.212.240 79 56
56. Portugal /Portekiz / Portugal / Portugal Bankalar Okçumusa Cad. 52/2 Galata +90.212.250 11 30
57. Rumaenien /Romanya / Roumanie / Romania Sıraselviler Cad. No: 55 Beyoğlu 212 244 35 55 - 293 82 61
58. Russland /Rusya / Russie / Russia İstiklal Cad. No:443 Beyoğlu +90.212.244 26 10
59. San Marino /San Marino / Saint Marin / San Marino Cumhuriyet Cad. 247 Harbiye +90.212.240 75 25
60. Saudi Arabien /Sudi Arabistan / Arabie Saoudite / Saudi Arabia Akincibayiri Sok. No:8 Mecidiyeköy +90.212.275 43 96-97
61. Singapur /Singapur / Singapoure / Singapore Hilmipasa Cad. İrem Apt. 30/10 Kozyatagi +90.212.384 23 48 / 284 23 49
62. Slowenien /Slovenya / Slovénie / Slovenia Visnezade Mah. Acisi Sok. Arzu Apt. No:15/3-4 Besiktaş +90.212.227 30 66 - 67
63. Südafrika/ Güney Afrika / Afrique du Sud / South Africa Büyükdere Cad. No:15 Esentepe +90.212.275 47 93
64. Spanien /İspanya / Espagne / Spain Valikonagi Cad. Basaran Apt. 33 K:3 Harbiye +90.212.225 20 99
65. Sri Lanka /Sri Lanka / Sri Lanka / Sri Lanka Abdi İpekçi Cad. Cerrahgil İş Merkezi No:33 Teşvikiye +90.212.232 47 00
66. Syrien /Suriye / Syrie / Syria Maçka Cad. Ralli Apt. 59/5 Tesvikiye +90.212.232 67 21 - 232 71 10
67. Schweden /İsveç / Suede / Sweden İstiklal Cad. No:497 Beyoğlu +90.212.243 57 70 - 243 57 71
68. Schweiz /İsviçre / Suisse / Switzerland Hüsrevgerede Cad. 75/3 Tesvikiye +90.212.259 11 15 - 230 52 02
69. Thailand / Tayland / Thailande / Thailand Ferah Sok. 15 Tesvikiye+90.212.231 15 85 - 233 11 16
70. Tunesien /Tunus / Tunisie / Tunisia Mesrutiyet Cad. No:99/1 Tarhan Han Tepebasi +90.212.293 95 78
71. Turkmenistan /Türkmenistan / Turkménistan / Turkmenistan Altan Erbulak Sok. No:4 Mecidiyeköy +90.212.275 76 57
72. Togo / Togo / Togo / Togo Ebulula Cad. Mermerler sit. B Blok Kat: 4 D:9 Akatlar +90.212.279 64 39
73. Vereinten Arabischen Emirate /B.A.E / Emirats Arabes Unis /Union of Arabs Emirates Altzeren sok. No:7 Levent +90.212.279 63 48
74. Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika /ABD / Etats Unis d’Amérique / USA Mesrutiyet Cad. No:104 Beyoğlu +90.212.251 36 02
75. Jemen / Yemen / Yémen / Yemen Halaskargazi Cad. 113/2 Harbiye +90.212.233 31 17
76. Jugoslawien / Yugoslavya / Yougoslavie / Yugoslavia Valikonagi Cad. 96/A Nisantasi +90.212.248 35 34