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National Visa

Applicants can book an appointment for National Visa (Long Term) through our Helpline number: 022-67866013 or writing an e-mail at info.germanin@vfshelpline.com

The applicants can now also schedule their appointment online.

Important Information for applicants applying under COOK category

Kindly note that the Embassy will not be accepting the applications for visa category - COOK till September, 2016.

The applicants are requested to adhere to this instruction.

For further information, you may contact us through e-mail or call us at our helpdesk.


Important Information while selecting the visa category

You may only book an appointment in the category „Dependent“ if:

1. Your spouse/parent is an Indian national
2. Your spouse/parent will move with you or has moved to Germany within the last six months for employment reasons.

If these requirements are not fulfilled, you should book an appointment in the category “Family Reunion”.

Appointments that have been booked in the wrong category, will not be accepted by the Embassy. In those cases the applicants will have to come again with a new appointment in the correct category

Important Information for applicants from Syria

Dear Applicant,

It is only possible to apply for family reunion to a recognized Syrian refugee at a German Mission in India, if all applicants have been living in India for at least six months.

If your family has been living in India for six months, please, send a scan of the passport(s) with the visa(s) and the entry stamp(s) to visa@newd.diplo.de to book an appointment.

If you already booked an appointment before 09 December 2015, your appointment will not be cancelled, even if your family has not been living in India for six months.

Family members of recognized Syrian refugees should submit their applications for family reunion at the German Missions in the neighboring countries of Syria