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Short-stay (Schengen) Visa

A uniform Schengen (short-stay) visa allows its holder to stay in the Schengen Area for the duration identified in the visa, which can be 90 days at most. It is issued for one entry, two entries or multiple entries and as an airport transit visa.

Schengen Visa Requirements


In accordance with the Schengen Visa Code, applicants can apply at the earliest 6 months but not less than 15 days before the planned travel date. ccording to article 23, paragraph 1 the visa application is decided up to 15 calendar days (in… more ►



FAQs about Schengen Visas more ►

Appeal Procedure short-term (Schengen) visa


The decision to refuse a short-term (Schengen) visa up to 90 days and the reasons for the refusal are notified to the applicant using a standard form. The applicant has the right to request for the review of visa refusal (appeal). more ►

EU Citizen Family Members


A visa application for a family member of an EU citizen is lodged under a facilitated conditions. more ►