The Visa Procedure - Step by Step


The following information helps you to understand the visa application procedure. Please read it carefully:


Step 1: Application documents

The Embassy has prepared a general information page where you can find the list of supporting documents according to the travel purpose. Please follow this link:


Step 2: Appointment

Make an appointment for the submission of your visa application on this website at least 15 days prior to traveling. Please follow this link:


Step 3: Fill in the application form

You can download the application form from our website:


Step 4: Submission of application

Please come to your appointment on time and with complete documentation (application form, documents, passport etc.). Please note that your application will only be handled when complete, and incomplete application can cause delays.


Step 5: Collection of passport

When applying for a Schengen visa, you will get the information indicating the day and time at which you may collect your passport. For the collection of your passport, please bring your ID.


Step 6: In case of rejection

If your application has been refused, the refusal letter will contain an instruction on the right to appeal.