Information about Schengen Visa
A “Schengen-Visa” (short stay visas) enables you to travel for a maximum of 90 days within 6 months to all Schengen states (see above).
Tourism, business, visit, medical treatment, sports tournament etc.
Documents / Application forms / Information leaflets
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Please check the relevant information and checklists for your type of travel purpose and ensure to submit all requested documents as per the checklists; if you are unable to provide certain documents, please explain why. Please submit 1 set of original documents.
Up to 15 working days
Here you will find all relevant information about the different types of short stay visa as well as application forms and leaflets.
When to apply
Application can be submitted up to 3 months prior to the date of travel
Where to apply
In the UAE, all visa applications are processed and decided upon by the German Consulate General in Dubai. Nevertheless please observe the jurisdiction of the respective Visa Application Centers:
Applicants residing in Dubai and the Northern Emirates need to submit their applications at VFS Global in Dubai .
Applicants residing in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain need to submit their applications at VFS Global in Abu Dhabi .