Family Members of EU Citizens
04.08.2014 / 14:30
A family member of an EU citizen is a family member of a citizen of any of the EU country or Iceland, Lichtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, who is a: a) spouse, b) parent if it concerns someone who supports an EU citizen under 21 with whom they live in a common household, c) child under 21 or such a child of the spouse of an EU citizen and d) dependent direct relative in an ascending or descending line or such a relative of the spouse of an EU citizen.
Fully completed and signed application form for a schengen visa should be submitted by the applicant in person together with:
- valid travel document
- documents confirming the identity of an EU citizen and especially the family relationship with the applicant (primarily, but not exclusively, the original or certified copy of the marriage-birth or other applicable certificate with official translation into Czech if necessary)
ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS MAY BE REQUIRED REGARDING THE PURPOSE OF TRAVEL.
IT IS UP TO THE VISA APPLICANT TO PROVE THAT HE IS A BENEFICIARY OF THE DIRECTIVE 2004/38/EC. HE MUST BE ABLE TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE FORESEEN ABOVE AS HE MUST TO BE ABLE TO PRESENT EVIDENCE TO SUPPORT HIS CLAIM.