Please click here to find out the location of the visa application center where nationals of India may apply for Schengen Visa in case the main destination in the Schengen area is the Slovakia."
Please note that the following essentials must be met by all applicants submitting their applications for visa.
The VFS Slovakia Visa Application Centers will accept visa applications from Indian nationals, who wish to travel to Slovakia. VFS will submit all such visa applications to The Embassy of The Slovakia located in New Delhi.
Important note to Applicants and agents: Please keep in mind that all applications should be handed in minimum 15 working days ahead of the intended travel date, unless extraordinary circumstances are demonstrated and approved by the Embassy. Failure to comply with the application procedures will be met by a warning. Repeated misconduct may result in cancellation of an agent's authorization.
Note: In case of travel to more than one Schengen country, please submit your application to the Embassy / Consulate where you will be staying for the maximum number of days. In case of equal stay, one has to apply at the Schengen country which is the first port of entry.
Submission of Visa application and collection of passports can be done by the following:
Passport Collection Process
The applicants may choose courier delivery or counter collection as a mode of the passport collection. As per the instructions from the Embassy third party collection of passport or documents is not permitted, except in the following scenarios:
If any of the above comes for passport collection they need to carry the following documents:
It is also mandatory to mention applicant's personal address on the covering letter on which passport has to be couriered. Applicant's passport will not be couriered to their travel agencies 'addresses as directed by the Embassy.
Attention Visa applicants
Visa applicants are hereby informed that duly completed applications may be submitted three months onward prior to the confirmed travel date. As applications peak during the months of April through July, it is advisable to apply well in advance. This will help towards the smooth organization of your trip to Slovakia/ Schengen Countries.
Decision on the application
Collection of the processed passports from the VFS Slovakia Visa Application Centers can be done on all working days from Monday to Friday except on holidays. Applicants can instantly track the status of their application online by clicking on Track your Application. There will be no need to follow up with the Embassy or the call centre to ascertain when the passport will be returned.