What documents are required to get a visa to Germany?

Here are the required documents you need to apply for a visitor/tourist visa to Germany:

  • Visa application form.
  • Two recent photos.
  • Valid passport.
  • Roundtrip reservation or itinerary.
  • Travel Health Insurance.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Letter of tour organizer.
  • Proof of financial means.

What are the documents required for VFS?

Only the travel document will be returned.

  • Application. 1.1 A completed and signed Schengen visa application form.
  • Travel Documents. 2.1 A passport or other travel document.
  • Evidence of legal residence.
  • Photo.
  • Proof of travel.
  • Proof of health insurance.
  • Visa.
  • Payment.

What do I need to bring for German visa appointment?

You must bring a printed copy of your appointment letter, your current passport and all old passports to the visa interview. You must have completed your medical exam before your interview.

How long does it take for German visa to be approved?

The processing time for visa applications (short stay) takes up to 15 days. If long-term residence permits or visa for employment in Germany are applied for, the processing time will be up to several months.

Do embassies confirm bank statements?

When embassy is processing a visa application and they need to verify statement of account submitted by the applicant, according to an anonymous banker, who handles embassy communication with the bank, says the embassy will simply scan the submitted statement of account, attach it to an email which could read “kindly …

How much money do I need to show in my bank account for Schengen visa?

Bank statement – this needs to show a minimum balance of €3000 over the last 6 months. If you do not have this amount in your bank, you could show a family member’s/guardian’s statement instead, with an accompanying letter stating that they are sponsoring your travel and stay.