Submission of Schengen visa applications at your German Mission
File your Schengen visa application at the German Mission of your local jurisdiction in five easy steps:
Please prepare the necessary documentation for your visa application using the following checklists:
Kindly procure photos which meet biometric photos requirements [pdf, 1,350.34k] These photos can be obtained, among others, at the following photo studios:
Please fill out the online application form print it out, sign it and submit it along with the other documents.
Alternatively, you can print out the application form application form [pdf, 60.33k] and fill it out by hand.
Schengen applicants in Mumbai are kindly requested to fill in the online application forms according to VIDEX format, which can be found above. Please *ensure* that a *high quality printout of the barcode* is submitted with the application.
To complete your documentation, please print out the following declarations and sign them:
Now you can
schedule an appointment for your visa interview at the German Mission of your local jurisdiction
Shortly before your appointment, please verify the current exchange rate for your visa fee on this website and obtain the Demand Draft.
The visa fee has to be paid by Demand Draft at the time of the visa interview.
Demand Drafts with incorrect amounts will not be accepted. Fees cannot be paid in cash. Please note that the fee is not refundable, even when the visa is rejected.
Please note that your can also submit your visa application at your nearest Visa Application Centre.