The Embassy of Spain in Malabo and the Consulate General in Bata are pleased to announce the opening of Visa Application Centres in Malabo and Bata.
Legal residents (nationals and foreigners) in the provinces of the Bioko Island must submit the application at the Malabo VAC. These applications will be assessed by the Embassy of Spain in Malabo.
Legal residents (nationals and foreigners) in the provinces of the Continental Region must submit their application at the Bata VAC. These applications will be assessed by the Consulate General of Spain in Bata.
Mauritius Nationals need No Schengen visa for a Short stays (up 90 days)
Short-stay (tourist, business, transit, studies up to 90) visa applications are to be directed to the aforementioned VACs in Malabo and Bata. It is mandatory to schedule an appointment when submitting a visa application in both Malabo and Bata.
Long-stay visa applications (work permit, students over 90 days, etc…) must be submitted directly to either the Embassy in Malabo or the Consulate General in Bata. For information on requirements (for long-stay visas ONLY), please visit our websites (see Useful Links on the left side of this page) and email us at:
Holders of Diplomatic, Official and Service passports
on an official trip must contact directly either the Embassy in Malabo or the Consulate General in Bata.
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.
that personal appearance may be required, a Visa / Immigrations officer may require a personal interview at The Embassy of Spain in Malabo or the Consulate General in Bata prior to a decision being taken on your application. The Visa Application Centres shall assist you to take an appointment for the same.
If you have already submitted an application for a visa at the Visa Application Centre you can track your application here. Please collect your passport between 14:30 – 16:00 and provide for the needed identification and authorization letters (if needed).
You can track your application by entering your Receipt Number
and your Date of Birth
. Please click here