Applicant will have to provide evidence that he/she falls under this category.
All Applicants aged 12 years and above must visit the Visa Application Centre in person to submit their application due to the biometric enrolment process.
Incomplete, unclear or unsigned applications may not be accepted.
Visa fees are non-refundable and have to be paid only in cash at the time of application
Applications will be accepted maximum 90 days prior to the travel date.
If the visit involves two or more Schengen countries, the Embassy responsible for the issuance of the visa will be:
This Passports can be identified by the symbol on its cover:
|Nationals of Russian, Albanian, Ukrainian, Moldova, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonian, Bosnia & Herzegovina||Others Nationals||Children between 6-12 years||Children under 6||Spouses and relatives of UE citizens|
The above mentioned Visa Fees is to be paid only by cash.
Note: Exemption of Visa Fee for a child is applicable only in the case of Short Term category, if the child's age is less than 6 years at the date of submission.
The Visa Fee is subject to change without notice'
BLS International Service charge
Applicants applying at the Spanish visa application Centre shall be levied a service charge of AED 65 (inclusive of all Tax) payable in cash.
Note: We regret we cannot accept photographs that do not meet these requirements
Please provide one recent photograph (not more than 6 months old) of yourself, and for minors below 3 years old photograph must not be more than 1 month old, which should not have been used previously in the passport. The photograph should be in colour and:
Note: Please follow these instructions carefully. If photographs presented do not meet these requirements your application will be considered incomplete. A photo booth meeting these requirements is available at the centre..
Applications accepted at the Spain Visa Application Centre will be submitted on the next working day at the Embassy of Spain/Consulate General of Spain. Once the application has been submitted, the applicant can be further requested additional documentation in support of the same. Please note as per the instructions received from Embassy of Spain minimum processing time is 3 week (It may delay depending on case to case).
All applications must be submitted at least 3 week prior to the proposed date of travel to accommodate any unforeseen processing delays.
Kindly note if application submitted in Satellite centre, it may take up to 48-72 hours in transit to Abu Dhabi. All the applications received from Satellite centers will be sent to Embassy/Consulate on next working day
Processing time will start excluding the date of submission of application at BLS International Services.
Applicants submitting the applications towards the Embassy of Spain, Abu Dhabi with short processing time will be required to fill up the Declaration form.