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New Schengen Visa Rules

Please take note of the following changes in the Visa Regulation (Visa Code) which will enter into force 2nd February 2020:

Increased fees: The visa fees will be increased from EUR 60 to EUR 80. For children between 6 and 12 years old, the visa fee will be increased from EUR 35 to EUR 40.

Flexibility in submission: As of 2nd February 2020 travellers will be able to submit their visa applications up to 6 months ahead of the scheduled departure date. Seafarers can apply up to 9 months in advance. As a rule, applications shall be lodged no later than 15 calendar days before the start of the intended visit to the Schengen area.

Please note that 15 calendar days are counted from the day the Embassy in Amman receives your application.

Processing time: Visa applications shall be processed within 15 calendar days after the embassy has received the application. The waiting time may be extended to 45 days when further consideration is needed.