For a visit to the current current directions for Russians will require a visa. Registration and issuance of permits for entry are being made by the official embassy. Another option for obtaining documents is the appeal to the German visa office in Moscow. The advantage of this option is that the specialists assume the entire visa procedure.

Advantage of treatment

The German visa center in Moscow is a full-fledged official representation of the embassy of the Republic, which is authorized to collect and file the necessary visa documentation. In addition, employees have permission to remove biometric data and further transfer them for processing and storage.

In order for the filing process not to take much time, it is recommended to record in advance for reception by contact telephone: +7 (499) 290 52 28, +7 (499) 705 12 26. The average time spent by the specialists of the center on one client is roughly 10 -15 minutes. Another positive point of this institution is the possibility to order the delivery of ready-made documents by the courier.

Germany is part of the Schengen zone, which allows entry and stay on the territory of the country under the current Schengen visa. Depending on the purpose of the visit, specialists of the service visa center will be competently advised on all issues related to the design and travel of the country. A person applying for the first time will be able to get answers to all the questions of his interest: how to issue an ordinary national or universal Schengen visa, which will allow traveling in other European countries.

The visa center in Germany in Moscow processes the processing of any category of visas required to visit the Federal Republic. There are one-time, two-time or multiple-entry visas that are characterized by the number of visits to the country, as well as different terms of validity.

Schengen visa

For its clients, the service and visa center of Germany in Moscow, located near the underground "Shabolovskaya", recommends the issuance of a Schengen visa. The existence of an existing permit of this type allows a Russian citizen to be found on the territory of the German Federal Republic for a maximum of 90 days for a total 6-month period.

Schengen visa is relevant if you visit a country for:

  • business trip
  • a tourist visit
  • private short-term visit.

Another advantage of a service visa center is that it has the necessary equipment for removing biometric data (fingerprint scanning). This procedure allows the applicant to not attend the embassy for her passage. According to the conditions stated in the Visa Information System (WSI):

  • biometric data is updated every 60 months
  • submission is not required for reissue during this period
  • children under the age of 12 are exempted from collecting biometric data.

This is done for the purpose of safe movement of citizens within the Schengen zone and the prevention of the use of counterfeit documents.

Documents for obtaining a visa

The visa center in Germany in Moscow needs to present a package of documents:

  • passport
  • questionnaire signed by the applicant
  • 2 photos complying with ICAO requirements
  • current health insurance policy with a limit of at least 30,000 euros
  • copies of all completed pages of the Russian passport
  • a check confirming the payment of the visa fee (carried out on-site, payment is made in Russian rubles at the current rate):
  1. National visa - 30 euros.
  2. Schengen visa with a usual term of consideration - 35 euros.
  3. Express checking documents - 35 euros to the base cost.

The Visa Center of Germany in Shabolovtsi, Moscow, as well as all the other, including embassies and consulates, does not charge a fee for entry clearance from children under the age of 6 years.

The location in a two-minute walk away from the underground "Shabolovskaya" makes the visa center of Germany in Moscow (Shabolovka, 31) a favorite place for Muscovites and guests of the capital who want to arrange the necessary documents.

The institution is located at the following address: Moscow, Shabolovskaya Street, 31 (Shabolovskaya metro station), Matrix Business Center, office 101. From Monday to Thursday from 9:30 to 17:00, filing of documents is carried out, on Saturdays there is a preliminary recording at reception.

The standard term for reviewing documents is 5-11 calendar days. If you need an expedited clearance, there is an express visa, it will take 3 business days.

When making a permit, it must be taken into account that, according to current legislation, the visa center in Germany in Moscow, as well as the official embassy, ​​does not refund the amount of the fee paid in case of refusal. But it is mandatory to issue a written notice stating the reason that the applicant may appeal to the relevant authorities.