FILE YOUR VISA APPLICATION IN FIVE EASY STEPS:
Please prepare the necessary documentation for your visa application using the following checklists:
Please note that the photos should meet
biometric photos requirements [pdf, 1,350.34k]
In Bangalore, these photos can be obtained, among others, at all GK Vale Photo studios.
To complete your documentation, please print out the following declarations and sign them:
Now you can
schedule an appointment
to submit your visa application. Kindly book one appointment per applicant.
On the day of your appointment themandatory visa interview will take place.
Frequent travellers (either holders of at least two Schengen visas issued within the last 24 months or holders of Schengen visas with a validity of one or more years which have been used within the last 24 months) may submit their applications through a third person. This option is not available for first time applicants or applicants whose visa application has been recently rejected by another consular mission.
Applications may not be submitted by courier, regular post, fax or e-mail.
Shortly before your appointment, please verify the current exchange rate for your visa fee on this website and obtain the demand draft, payable to the “Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bangalore”.
The consulate requires approximately three working days to process your visa application.