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I need to apply for a visa

 

  Please note that you must fulfill the following minimum conditions in order to apply for a visa:

  • have a passport valid for 90 days beyond the end date of the Schengen visa.
  • have a US Immigration Document, for example a US PERMANENT RESIDENCY or US VISA,
     valid for 6 months beyond the end date of the Schengen Visa.
  • have 2 blank pages available in your passport.

  If you need to obtain a visa, please proceed to “ How to apply for a visa ”.

 

If your country is not listed in the previous section , you need to apply for a visa!

 

To double-check this, please look for your countriy in the following list. If it is mentioned, you need to apply for a visa. (Note: Please contact us in the case that your country does not show up in any of the two lists!)

 

AFGHANISTAN    LIBYA
ALGERIA   MADAGASCAR
ANGOLA   MALAWI
ARMENIA   MALDIVES
AZERBAIJAN   MALI
BAHRAIN   MARSHALL ISLANDS
BANGLADESH   MAURITANIA
BELARUS   MICRONESIA
BELIZE   MONGOLIA
BENIN   MOROCCO
BHUTAN   MOZAMBIQUE
BOLIVIA   NAMIBIA
BOTSWANA   NAURU
BURKINA FASO   NEPAL
BURMA/MYANMAR   NIGER
BURUNDI   NIGERIA
CAMBODIA   NORTH KOREA
CAMEROON   OMAN
CAPE VERDE   PAKISTAN
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   PALAU
CHAD   PAPUA NEW GUINEA
CHINA   PERU
COLOMBIA   PHILIPPINES
COMOROS   QATAR
CONGO   RUSSIA
COTE D'IVOIRE   RWANDA
CUBA   SAMOA
DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO   SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE
DJIBOUTI   SAUDI ARABIA
DOMINICA   SENEGAL
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   SIERRA LEONE
ECUADOR   SOLOMON ISLANDS
EGYPT   SOMALIA
EQUATORIAL GUINEA   SOUTH AFRICA
ERITREA   SRI LANKA
ETHIOPIA   ST LUCIA
FIJI   ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
GABON   SUDAN
GAMBIA   SURINAME
GEORGIA   SWAZILAND
GHANA   SYRIA
GRENADA   TAJIKISTAN
GUINEA   TANZANIA
GUINEA-BISSAU   THAILAND
GUYANA   TIMOR-LESTE
HAITI   TOGO
INDIA   TONGA
INDONESIA   TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
IRAN   TUNISIA
IRAQ   TURKEY
JAMAICA   TURKMENISTAN
JORDAN   TUVALU
KAZAKHSTAN   UGANDA
KENYA   UKRAINE
KIRIBATI   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
KUWAIT   UZBEKISTAN
KYRGYZSTAN   VANUATU
LAOS   VIETNAM
LEBANON   YEMEN
LESOTHO   ZAMBIA
LIBERIA   ZIMBABWE

 

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