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Visa types

 

(This article expired 19.01.2014 / 14:00.)

Short-term visa - issued as Schengen visa for stay in the Schengen area

1. Airport transit visa (visa "A")

2. Short-term visa for stay up to 90 days (visa "C")

  • for the purpose of tourism
  • for the purpose of visis (invitation)
  • for the purpose of culture
  • for the purpose of sport
  • for the purpose of study
  • for the purpose of employment
  • for the purpose of scientific research
  • for the purpose of business journey
  • for the official/political purpose

 

Long-term visa - issued as national visa with Schengen visa properties (i.e. grants a possibility of stay in the Schengen area for a maximum of 90 days within a half-year)

1. Visa for a stay over 90 days (visa “D”)

  • for the purpose of employment
  • for the purpose of entrepreneurship
  • for the purpose of participation in a legal entity (managerial position)
  • for the purpose of study
  • for the purpose of scientific research
  • for the purpose of family unification
  • for the purpose of sport
  • for the purpose of medical treatment

2. Visa for a stay over 90 days for the purpose of collecting a long-term or permanent residence permit

 

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