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Short-term visa

From 29. 11. 2021 Jordan is considered a very high risk or so called "dark red" country for the Czech Republic. Only vaccinated travellers may travel to the Czech Republic from Jordan for non-essential purposes (including tourist, visit or business short-term visa).

Short term visa

Short-term visa applications must be submitted at the Czech Republic Visa Application Centre of the VFS Global company in Amman (www.vfsglobal.com), Sweifieh, Galleria Mall, Abdul Raheem Al-Haj Moh´d Str., building no 56, 4th floor, Tel: +962 (06) 400 1004. All applications will be assessed by the Embassy of Czech Republic in Amman.

For applicants from the West Bank the applications must be submitted at the VFS Global office in Ramallah - Ground Floor, Madar Building, Al Kawthar Street, Al Balou', Ramallah

Family members of the EU citizens can lodge their short term visa application directly without previous registration and within the official hours of the Visa Department of the Embassy of the Czech Republic.

The information concerning the processing of your visa application cannot be provided by phone. 

The citizens of Gambia please refer to the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic for further details regarding visa requirements.

VISA APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

From 29. 11. 2021 all applicants have to submit a vaccination certificate together with the application file.

1) Application Form

2) Travel document

(Original and copy of current travel document, valid at least 6 months before planned end of the trip, must contain at least two blank pages.)

3) 1 Photograph

4) Document substantiating purpose of stay

(for example: invitation letter, travel agency documents, organized trip reservation, itinerary, health/medical facility confirmation, employment confirmation, invitation/tickets for a congress, expo, seminar, business relations confirmation, invitation/application for participation in consultations, conference, seminar etc.)

In case of transit, visa or other permit to enter a third country, which is the final destination and (air plane) tickets for the trip

5) Proof of accommodation or proof of sufficient financial means to arrange for accommodation (for example: invitation, hotel voucher, confirmation of accommodation, etc.)

6) Certificate of employment, specifying the date of recruitment, position in the company and salary level.

For company owners: copy of the commercial registry with English translation.

7) Proof of sufficient financial means for subsistence during a stay in the Schengen area, for return to a country of residence or for a transit to a third country, in which the applicant resides or can obtain financial means legally - original bank statement for last 6 months.

8) Information, which will allow to ascertain the intention to leave the territory of the Czech Republic/Schengen area before the expiry of visa - air plane ticket reservation, proof of financial means, employment confirmation, proof of immovable property, proof of family or work ties etc.)

9) Travel Medical Insurance covering all expenses which might arise in connection with repatriation for medical reasons, urgent medical attention and/or emergency hospital treatment or death. The insurance must be valid throughout the entire Schengen Area and cover the entire period of stay (transit). The minimum coverage must be EUR 30,000.

10) Visa Fee payable in cash (JOD) or credit card (EUR). Personal or business checks are NOT accepted.

For more details you can go to the web site of the Ministry of Foreign Affaires of the Czech Republic

or web site of the Ministry of Interior of the Czech Republic.

 

- small help and orientation -

WHAT TO SUBMIT BRIEFLY in English and in Arabic

 

Please note:

Ten flat fingerprints of every applicant are digitally scanned. Only children younger than twelve years are exempted.

The Visa and Consular Department has full authority to evaluate and request more documents than those submitted by the applicant, therefore, always include your mobile or home or office telephone number or e-mail with your application. The applicant is hereby informed that submitting the above mentioned documents does not guarantee automatic issuance of the visa.

 

EU CITIZEN FAMILY MEMBERS

Is a family member (the spouse, the partner with whom the EU citizen has contracted a registered partnership, the direct descendants who are under the age of 21 or the dependent direct relatives in the ascending line) of citizens of the EU, Iceland, Norway, Switzerland or Liechtenstein.

Your short-term visa (so called "schengen") application will be processed free of charge, usually within two weeks from the lodging of your visa application. In certain specific cases the procedure can take up to 30, occasionally 60 days. You will have to proove your relation to the EU citizen and his/her EU citizenship by original or certified copy of the relevant document (for example marriage certificate, etc.). Foreign documents must be superlegalized and officially translated to Czech language. You can submit your application directly at the Consular Section.

Family members of EU citizens who wish to apply for any type of short-stay visa are only required to submit:

  •     a valid travel document + photocopy
  •     fully completed and signed Schengen visa application form
  •     document proving that the applicant is a member of the family of an EU Citizen original + photocopy
  •     photocopy of passport/ or ID of EU Citizen together with his/her written consent that he/she agrees with this photocopy
  •     1 colour photograph not older than 3 months

Family members of Czech citizens have to submit a marriage certificate issued by the Czech authorities.

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.

Kindly note that because of the protection of personal data the status of the visa application cannot be disclosed to anyone but the applicant.

 

Attachments

schengen_visa_PrintApplicationForm 80 KB DOCX (FILE_TYPE_DOCX) Jan 28, 2020

Harmonized_list 32 KB DOC (Word document) Sep 9, 2014

what_to_submit_arabic_1 483 KB PDF (Adobe Acrobat document) Feb 24, 2019

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