Embassy Address in India
Embassy of Greece
EP-32 Dr. S. Radhakrishna Marg,
Chankya Puri, New Delhi-110021
Tel : (11) 26880434 / 26880700
Fax : (11) 26888010
Visa apply through VFS www.vfs-gr-in.com
Note: GTA Hotel bookings not accepted for any category.
Schengen Member States:
Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain and Sweden, Switzerland Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovak, Poland, Estonia,Slovenia,Latvia and Lithuania
|Tourist|| Passport in original with validity of 6 months should be issued within last 10 years
All old passports if any
1 Visa application form duly filled and signed (Find attached)
2 photographs with white background , 80 % face size, photo should not be used for any other previous visa
A typed covering letter stating purpose of trip(Should be on letter head if occupation is self employed) with travel dates and passport number
Travel Insurance (National insurance will not work)
Day to day tour plan
Occupation Proof – If Employed then NOC from employer with travel dates and Last 6 months salary slips OR If Self employed then business registration proof
Personal Last 6 months updated bank statement in original with bank seal
Personal Last 3 years IT returns or Form 16
Sponsorship letter + NOC from Father in Original on Company ‘s letter head along with Personal Last 6 months updated bank statement in original with bank seal+ Personal Last 3 years IT returns or Form 16
Copy of Partnership Deed+ NOC from Partner in Original.
8-10 Engagement Photos+ Wedding Cards in Original.
NOC from Parents in Original along copies of Parent’s Id Proof which bear their Photo+ Sign.
Note- Embassy may ask for any additional document or call for Interview
|Business|| Application form to be filled in completely and signed by the applicant.
One recent passport size colored photograph (35 x 40 mm) with white background, 70-80% face coverage, Photograph taken with a digital camera must be high quality colour and printed on photo-quality paper. Photograph should not be more than 6 months old.
The Passport should be valid for atleast three months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the Member States or, in case of several visits, after the last intended date of departure from the territory of the Member States. Passports valid for more than 10 years will not be accepted as the main required travel document. It is mandatory to have two blank pages opposite to each other.
Copy of Schengen Visas, USA & UK Visas.
Original invitation letter from the Greek company in GREEK LANGUAGE.
Original letter from the company specifying reason for stay in Greece, Employment status & Salary.
Original No-Objection Letter/Leave status Letter from the Employer.
Return Air ticket Reservation.
Overseas medical insurance valid for all Schengen-countries with a minimum coverage of 30,000 Euro. The insurance has to cover all risk e.g. accident, illness, etc. The policy has to clearly specify the period of validity and has to cover the date of arrival and departure has to be submitted in original. Applicant also has to sign the Health Policy declaration which can be downloaded from the website. Approved list of Indian Travel Insurance Companies providing Travel Medical Insurance for Schengen Visa:
Apollo Munich for the age group of 6 months to 70 years.
Reservations of Hotel Bookings for entire stay in Schengen Area (GTA bookings will not be accepted)
Original Personal Bank statements for last six months. Internet Bank Statement will not be accepted,only Bank Statement with name of the bank, branch address, contact number, applicant’s name, address, account number will be accepted.
If Married and travelling with spouse, copy of Marriage Certificate may be required by the Embassy.
Formal invitation to attend conference or seminar.
For Film Crew:
Permission for shooting from the competent Greek Authorities.
For journeys undertaken for cultural, sports & scientific events it is required invitation stating name of host organization, length of stay, coverage of expenses if any, traveler’s personal data.
|Transit||Visa fee and documents same as tourist|
|Visa Fee|| This is the common Visa Fee Structure for Tourist and Business.
Visa Fee- Rs. 3,909/-
VFS Service Charges- Rs.607/-
|Processing Time||Tourist : 10 working days
Business : 10 – 15 working days