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Joint schengen visa interview with spouse possible?

can I take an appointment for Schengen visa in the same time with my husband and stand for the interview together? Or we need to take appointment separately?
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How to explain lack of 3 year Income Tax Return acknowledgement or Form 16A that is required?

I will be applying for a Schengen Visa in VFS Italy, and according to their website, we need to show Income Tax Return (ITR) acknowledgements or Form 16A of last 3 assessment years. However, I only ...
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How to secure an appointment for poland schengen type C business visa?

I am struggling to secure an appointment from last 1 week. Is there a specific time period under which appointments slot are reserved? Is there any other way of securing appointment with Polish ...
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Enquires on visa expiration

I may like to know if I can travel back into the territory of Poland 3 days before my type D visa expires or the average number of days I have to be back in Poland before my visa expires
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Should my first point be to the country which issued my Schengen Visa? [duplicate]

I have multiple visa schengen from Netherlands as per my trip plan was to travel Amsterdam but then due to some changes i have to drop my travel to netherlands. Now if i need to travel to spain on ...
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Visa for croatia

My query here is that we have a 16 days trip of austria hungary czech and croatia. We got a schengen visa with one month validity and 10 days stay in schengen area. My schengen is double entry and ...
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How to renew schengen visas [duplicate]

Should I get into the schengen territory, normally with visas type c which is generally 3 months. How do I go about renewals? Do I have to return home or do I go to another schengen territory to ...
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Do I buy travel Insurance for the length of my visit or the length of the visa?

I'm going for a conference which would last 4 days. Should I buy travel insurance for the whole 3 months of my Schengen visa or just the length of my stay (4 days)?
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Possibility to change Itinerary

I would like to know after I got the schengen visa and If I have already starred the trip, Can I travel a country which has not include in the itinerary Within the trip. Thanks
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Can I apply for Schengen visa from German consulate (Germany will be my entry port)though I will be staying for more nights in Poland? [duplicate]

I have booked a package tour for travelling in Europe from Bangalore. My entry port will be Germany where I will be staying for 2 nights and I will be staying in Poland for 3 nights. I want to know if ...
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Germany Visiting Friends Visa Remonstrance Denied

I am Indian married woman working in big textile company as Confirmed employment. I applied for Germany visa for 90 days to visit friends but was rejected stating reason that purpose not reliable then ...
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Applying for Schengen Visa to attend a conference as a freelance web developer, but have other commercial documents

I'm a freelance web developer from Morocco, I started a small business for selling car parts 4 years ago and have legal documents ...etc, I stopped the business 1 year after and focused on freelancing ...
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How much time will it take to get my passport back if I am applying for multiple Schengen visa countries?

I am an Indian. I am doing my research in the USA(Saint Louis). I will be going back to India and then will be going to Europe for an academic conference( Spain 20th to 25th of May, then Hungary 25th ...
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Land first into Croatia with dual entry schengen [duplicate]

I have a dual entry schengen visa. I want to go to Croatia first and then Italy (for which i have the schengen visa) and leave to home country after that. Is it possible to land into Croatia first ...
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Apply schengen visa multiple entry for several business trips

I have obtained a schengen visa twice: 1) Czech (single entry for 90 days) 2) Germany (multiple entries for 30 days) I have 2 business trips coming up where I will be going to a conference. I have ...
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Can I apply for Denmark Schengen visa while being unemployed? [duplicate]

I'm from Algeria and I would like to visit Denmark. If you go to this page (9.vii), you will see: Unemployed: Proof of current financial resources. What does that mean exactly? While taking in ...
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Will I need to tell about my overstaying for 2 days in Schengen when applying for uk visa

Last year I unintentionally overstayed by two days because I didn't see validity is different from duration. At Frankfurt airport I got to know when I was about to exit and had to pay 110eur. Will it ...
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Do I need a Schengen visa for a direct flight to Amsterdam?

I am Eritrean living in Canada with a refugee passport and I'm going to Amsterdam from Calgary (no stops). I don't know if I need a Schengen visa, because when I went to the airport they said I need ...
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Dealing with bully/rogue consular official

My wife and will be traveling to Italy for vacations and she is from a country that requires a visa. This is usually not a problem, as she has obtained travel visas to several other countries ...
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Extending a short-term visa issued from Germany in Hungary?

I know that short term visas are subject to strict rules when it comes to extensions. Is it possible to extend a short-term visa issued from Germany in Hungary? The purpose or the reason for the ...
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Sandwiching one country between countries on a Schengen visa?

I got my Schengen visa from the German Embassy. I don't enter the Schengen area in Germany, but that's where my longest stay is (4 days) which is why I applied through Germany. However, I plan to ...
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France Schengen visa denial reason #9 [duplicate]

I applied through VFS Manila. I was rejected 3x consecutively. The 3rd application's reason is only point #9. "Your intention to leave the territory of the Member States before the expiry of the visa ...
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Combined Business and Tourism Trip to Schengen Area. Which consulate am I supposed to approach for a visa? [closed]

I am traveling to France for X days on a business event and following that am going on a vacation trip to Iceland where I will be staying for X+6 days and X+5 nights. As I understand the procedures ...
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Visa regaring travelling European country

I am an Indian. I am doing my research in the USA(Saint Louis). I will be going back to India and then will be going to Europe for academic conference( Spain 20th to 25th of May, then Hungary 26th May ...
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Schengen Visa for Italy

I am planning a trip to Italy from 2nd May to 11th May from Dublin. I have booked my flights and hotels and I have all Schengen visa related documents ready with me. However, when I tried to check ...
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Passport outer cover with slight damage

I need to travel to Germany this coming January 14th for an interview. The travel is only for 4 days. I have submitted all the relevant and supporting documents for getting the travel schengen visa. ...
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Applying for Schengen visa to travel to Turkey

I made a travel plan to visit Turkey on May 1, however, I will not be able to obtain Turkish sticker visa on time because I failed to procure all required documents on time. Is it okay to now apply ...
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Port of entry - Have NL visa but port of entry is Spain [duplicate]

I have a unique issue, please help me. I had applied for NL Schengen visa a few months because of a business trip. i got the visa for a year but my trip got cancelled and i could not travel. Now i am ...
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Freelancer attending a conference in Germany, what visa type and what documents are needed?

I'm working as a freelancer and making good money but without official documents from the government as freelancing activity has not legalized title here in Morocco. I just got a ticket for WordCamp ...
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Schengen visa in US without H1B stamp

I was on F1(OPT) visa in USA. My H1B got approved couple of months back and I will be going to India for stamping H1B visa. I am planning to stop in Switzerland for a week for vacation while going to ...
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dropped out from school on schengen long term student visa [closed]

I was admitted to a school on schengen long term student visa(multiple entry), but I had to drop out after 6 months. Now I went to another Schengen state, and see good schools, I like to join, how do ...
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Change in Itinerary - Any Problem in Future Applications?

I am an Indian national who studied in the UK (2008-2009) and worked there for 3 years (2010-13) before coming to India in 2013. During this time I had traveled twice to Switzerland for business ...
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Main Destination for Schengen Visa

Planning a eurotrip from India this summer...iten: Entry: Amsterdam 3 nights Belgium:4 nights Italy: 5 nights Spain: 5 nights France: 3 nights port of exit back to India. Which consulate should I ...
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What increase my chances of getting a Schengen visa? [duplicate]

I'm from Algeria, I didn't make a passport yet (just felt like saying that in case having a new passport is considered as a red flag somehow) and money is not really a problem. I was wondering what ...
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I m citizen of India for transit should I need ATV [duplicate]

I m travelling from India to Casablanca and I m booked ticket from Mumbai to Casablanca and my flight is mumbai Paris Paris to Rome and Rome to Casablanca should I need transit visa My layover is 4 ...
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Schengen visa extension due to flight cancellation [duplicate]

I have a Schengen visa valid for 30 days with 14 days stay. This was as per itinerary planned by me. In my return trip I will be traveling from Frankfurt to Bangalore via Paris. Suddenly my ...
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What are the Signs that I might get my Italian visa? [closed]

I applied for an Italian visa on 3rd April 2019 at VFS global. The embassy called my mom the next day since I am a minor and asked her a few questions like what I am doing right now (my mom told them ...
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What should I write in the “Residency Permit Number or Equivalent” field of the Schengen visa application form as a student on F1 visa in the US?

I am an international graduate student on F1 visa in the US. I need to have a Schengen visa to attend a conference in France. I have a question about the application form. In the section “Details of ...
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Travel within Schengen Business visa?

I will go to Switzerland as a visiting scholar for one month. I have already got a Schengen business visa. In my application, I provided the invitation letter. A proof of accommodation offered by my ...
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my tourist visa application was refused at french embassy in nigeria [duplicate]

The only reason i was refused visa at France embassy was " the justification of the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not provided" this happened twice in a year for the same reasons. ...
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Am I eligible for a Schengen visa if my passport will expire in 3 months

I have planned a trip to Germany from India for 3 weeks from 3rd April 2019 to 23 April 2019. But I just checked my passport validity expires on 20th July, 2019. Will I get Schengen visa or not. ...
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Schengen Single entry Business Visa to Multi entry

I hold an Indian passport. I am invited by a company in Netherlands for an interview in April last week-May first week 2019. They provided a letter to be shown at embassy requesting Single entry ...
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What should I write in Family Name(Surname) field in Schengen Visa portal [duplicate]

I don't have anything in my Surname field, then what should I write in Family Name(Surname) field while applying for German Visa. My First Name and Last Name is printed in the Given Name field in my ...
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Freedom of movement and 90/180 day rule

TL;DR: Do stays in the Schengen zone while accompanying a family member who is an EU citizen count towards the 90/180 day limit? What sort of documentation is needed in this case? Suppose a citizen ...
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Netherlands checklist, document proving caregiver in your original country

We applied for a Netherlands visa, but our kids will stay in our country If we attach their school registration form would it be a good document?
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How will overstaying my Finnish visa affect future travel/visas?

I used to study in Finland 10 years ago on a Finnish student visa. As my visa was expiring and I prepared to travel to my home country, I didn't ask for permission to stay longer. So I left Finland 15 ...
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What documents can prove that I am a caregiver in my country of origin?

In the Netherland Visa Documents checklist, it says to submit documents proving we will return to our country. One example it says, is: "A document proving you are a caregiver in your country of ...
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Visiting Netherlands with Italian Schengen visa without visiting Italy [duplicate]

I had a plan to visit Italy on a company trip. Got the visa from the Italian embassy but unfortunately, the company has now changed plans to visit the Netherlands. The company says I can travel to the ...
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Applying for schengen visa(Italy) when longest duration is in Croatia

I am an Indian citizen. I will be travelling to Rome and then changing flights, not the same airline so will need to enter the schengen zone, and going to croatia the same day. I plan to come back in ...
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Schengen visa applying in France but entering into Italy? [duplicate]

Initial Itinerary: (Entry) Italy (3 days) -> Switzerland (3 days) -> France (6 days) -> Netherlands (3 days) (Exit) With the initial plan, I have to apply for Schengen visa in the French consulate. ...