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The Embassy of Spain in UAE is pleased to announce the opening of the Visa Application Centre.

The visa applications could be submitted at the visa application centre in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Applications submitted in Abu Dhabi and Dubai will be assessed by The Embassy of Spain, located in Abu Dhabi, UAE

For Prospective Applicants

Applicants who wish to apply for a Visa are requested to kindly read the information on this site carefully. The guidelines listed on this site are to help you prepare your documents as accurately as possible. This will reduce the risk of your application being incomplete or take a longer time to being processed.

Please note that personal appearance may be required, a Visa / Immigrations officer may require a personal interview at The Embassy of Spain, UAE prior to a decision being taken on your application. The Visa Application Centre shall assist you to take an appointment for the same.

Step 1 : Applications for Spanish visa permit are accepted at the Visa Application Centre.
Step 2 : Before applying, please ensure you are very clear on your ‘purpose of visit’ – do remember we are here to assist and help you through the entire visa application process but are not permitted to advise or guide you on choosing a visa category. Since our work is primarily administrative in nature, we have no say on whether you will be granted a visa and how long it will take to process your application, as this is entirely the prerogative of the Embassy. Kindly visit the link for details on Schengen Visa criteria.
Step 3 : Please go to the link “All About Your Visas” to understand details of various visas.
Step 4 : Please ensure you read the security regulation notices before you visit the Visa Application Centre.
Step 5 : Schedule an appointment (Mandatory Appointment)

You will need to make a mandate appointment to visit the visa application centre in Abu Dhabi/ Dubai to submit your visa application. Please see the Schedule an Appointment page on this website for more information on how to make an appointment.
If you need to change your appointment, please remember to cancel your original appointment.
Please see the Contact Us page on this website for information on the visa application centre hours of operation.
Kindly note that applications for Spain will be accepted only if your travel date is within next 90 days.

If you have already submitted an application for a visa at the Visa Application Centre you can track your application here.

You can track your application by entering your Receipt Number and your Date of Birth. Please click here.

Representatives visiting the Visa Application Centre to collect the passport will need to hold an Authorization Letter along with the original receipt for the application. A copy of the representative’s ID card should also be attached.

For downloading the format of the authorization letter, please click on the link below. (This is an optional form as hand written/other formats will also be accepted)

Authorization Letter
   Click Here