Visitor’s visa and residence permit

On this page and its added articles, you will find detailed information on applying for a Schengen visa and residence permit, how to appeal, what to do if you have no valid residence card, and special information for Syrian applicants.

Important notice to our applicants in Kosovo

The Embassy has received feedback regarding difficulties of failed payment of visa fee on the application portal. We are in the process of troubleshooting, and we hope that the problem is resolved shortly. The Embassy apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Applications for visa and residence permit from:

  • Türkiye, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Kosovo, Serbia 

Applications for residence permit from: 

  • Syria, Georgia, Turkmenistan, Croatia, Romania, Moldova, Bulgaria, North-Macedonia, Albania, Bosnia-Hercegovina and Montenegro, Kazakhstan
  • Applicants from Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan can choose to apply from one of our Visa Application centers(VFS), or from London-hub.