INDIA Munich: New application of a visa with currently still valid visa
23/09/2016 00:00

The Indian consulate announced:

Travelers who have a still current valid visa must submit the currently valid visa with the new application for a visa. The current valid visa is explained invalid with the new application.
If the traveler does no longer owns the passport with the current valid visa, an official declaration of the authority of the loss is required.

Best regards, DVKG Team

China: No additional letter with details of trips since 1 Jan. 2014 necessary
17/09/2016 00:00

The Chinese Consulate announced:


Additional writing with details of trips since 1 Jan. 2014 no longer necessary as of today, September 17th, 2016.


Best regards, DVKG Team

Canada: by Sep. 30th 2016 an ETA (Electronic Travel Authorization) is mandatory for entry and transit
16/09/2016 00:00

The Canadian Consulate announced:


By September 30th  2016 an ETA is required for citizens of German nationality for entry and transit. You need a verified ETA before boarding the flight to Canada. The ETA is valid for 5 years.


Best regards, DVKG Team

Islamic countries - Eid al-Adha between Sep.12th and Sep. 16th 2016
07/09/2016 00:00

DVKG announcement:


Between Sep.12th and Sep. 16th 2016 the Eid al-Adha will take place. We expect limitations of the processing time and / or closures at consulates and embassies of Arab States and predominantly Muslim population.


Best regards, DVKG Team

India – Visa Application Center fee of IVS for Munich and Berlin increased
05/09/2016 00:00

IVS has announced, the visa application center fee for Munich and Berlin has increased to 30,99 Euro/gross.

Best regards, DVKG Team