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Visa services offered by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Kuala Lumpur

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Kuala Lumpur in accordance with relevant provisions of the Protective Measure of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic offers only a very limited scope of visa services. Acceptance of Schengen visa and employee card applications is suspended.

In order to ensure safety for both applicants and the consular staff, specific measures as well application number daily limits are be applied with regards to the submission of below stated visa applications. All applicants are requested to enter the embassy with a facemask. Bodily temperature may be measured. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. 

Scope of operations:

Long-term visa and residence permits:

a) Receipt of applications for: 

  • - residence permit for the purpose of scientific research (including a spouse and a minor child) 
  • - long-term/permanent residence permit for the purpose of family unification, long-term visa for the family purpose - only in case of spouses and minor children of foreigners who have a valid residence permit in the Czech Republic (other family members cannot file the application at the moment),
  • - residence permit / long-term visa for study purposes, however excluding study in non-acreditted programmes (purpose "other"),
  • - residence permit within the governmental Programme for Key and Scientific Staff,
  • - residence permit within the Programme for Highly Qualified Employees,
  • - long-term visa with the purpose of seasonal employment (Acceptance of Employee Card Applications is suspended until further notice),
  • - long-term visa or residence permit for cultural and sports purpose.

When enter the Czech Republic it is obligatory to present a negative result certificate of the RT-PCR test for detecting the SARS-CoV-2 virus otherwise entry will be refused!

Receipt of new long-term visa / residence permit applications for any other purpose than the above stated continues to be suspended.


Acceptance of Schengen visa applications is suspended with these exceptions:

  • - receipt of visa applications from family members of Czech citizens and EU citizens living on the territory of the Czech Republic,
  • - receipt of visa applications from individuals whose entry is in the interest of the Czech Republic,
  • - receipt of visa applications from diplomats and officials working for international organizations accredited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic,
  • - receipt of visa applications from a few other applicants as per the Protective Measure of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

We therefore ask for applicants' cooperation in observing hygienic rules when visiting the consulate. Applicants will be required to use hands' disinfection, wear face masks and maintain at least 2 meters distance. The number of persons who can simultaneously enter the consulate premises will be limited.

The extent of the visa services currently provided remains limited – refer to the overview in Point III of this article


For appointments, please, proceed according our instructions.