Schengen Visa


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20.04.2018 - Article

Schengen visas allow people to stay in the Schengen area for up to 90 days every six-month period. 

Schengen Visa (Short-stay visa)

For Travelling to the following Schengen States Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland for visit, tourist or business purposes up to 90 days you need a short-stay Schengen Visa.

If your main destination is Austria, Germany, Finland, Italy, Luxemburg or the Netherlands you have to apply for a Schengen Visa at the German Embassy.

Before you apply a visa you have to read the visa Regulation carefully.

To apply for a Schenge visa you need

- an appointment

On behalf of the Embassy of Germany, VFS Global has been operating a Visa Application Center in Phnom Penh since March 1st, 2019. Please visit the Website of VFS to arrange appointments and get information on the application process including access to the electronic visa application form “Videx”. Please arrange  your appointment as soon as possible in advance. Applications can be handed in 3 months before the departure.

Only a very limited number of appointments is available at the Embassy. In order to apply for such an appointment, please use the electronic appointment system .

- a visa application form

Here the applicants may fill in the visa application form online “Videx”   and print it out. The form submitted must be original version (at least one set) of the German Embassy Phnom Penh with all required documents.

- Required documents to be submitted with the visa application form for

Important: Incomplete visa applications cannot be accepted. Please make sure you have all the necessary documents ready in order to apply for your visa.

Once the visa process is completed, you will be contacted by telephone and asked to collect your passport during the visiting hour from Monday to Friday between 8:00 and 8:30 a.m.

For further information please see the content below:

Further Information

High-quality photos form the basis for the perfect reproduction of the image and are a precondition for the application of facial biometrics in ID documents/visas. Please find the photo requirement for visa application in the pdf file below:

Information Für die Bezahlung von Konsular- und Visagebühren bittet die Deutsche Botschaft möglichst um Begleichung mit kleinen Scheinen, da nicht immer genügend Wechselgeld zur Verfügung…

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