Attention! Starting from the March 2021, all short-term (C ) Schengen visa applications shall be submitted at the VFS Global service centre in Tel Aviv For booking appointment please call +972 747 555 456 (Sunday until Thursday 09:00-12:00) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Embassy is accepting only D visa (long stay) applicants only with pre-booked appointments via online calendar within the current COVID restrictions. our visiting address: HaYovel Tower, 24th floor; Menachem Begin Rd. 125/ Kaplan str 44; Tel Aviv; Israel e-mail: email@example.com NB! In order to reach the Embassy, first use an elevator to Sky Lobby (the 25th floor) and across the lobby is located another elevator for the 24th floor.
Basic requirements for persons applying for a visa irrespective of the purpose of travel (Please note that incomplete applications will not be accepted)
6. documentation allowing for the assessment of the applicant’s intentions:
Proof of confirmed return ticket to Israel or to the country of final destination;
Recent (i.e. last 3 months) bank statement in the applicant’s name and address showing details and a balance showing sufficient means of subsistence both for the duration of the intended stay and for the return to the country of origin, or for the transit to a third country into which he is certain to be admitted, or that he is in a position to acquire such means lawfully, in accordance with Article 5(1)(c) and (3) of the Schengen Borders Code.
If the applicant is financially supported by her/his spouse (for example if the applicant does not work herself/himself), please also provide a marriage certificate and the spouse’s bank statements. Please note that cash is not accepted as proof of sufficient means.
6.3. General employment:
7. Airport transit Visa or entry permit and confirmed tickets regarding the onward journey to the final country of destination
8. Additional documents to be submitted depending on the purpose of travel
8.2. Study or professional training
8.4. Private (family, friends) visit
8.5. Medical treatment
8.6. Official delegations travelling on the basis of an official invitation addressed to the government of the third country concerned, to participate in meetings, consultations, negotiations or exchange programs, as well as in events held in the territory of a Member State by intergovernmental organizations
9. Particular requirements applying to specific categories of persons
9.1. Minors (children below 18 years)
9.2. Family member of an Estonian citizen (spouses and children)
Information about Schengen visas: Schengen visa is a visa for short stays (tourism, visit or business) valid in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
If the travel destination includes more than one Schengen member state, the application must be lodged at the representation of the main destination. The main destination is understood to be the destination where you intend to spend the longest time or where the main purpose of the intended journey is carried out. If you wish to visit several Schengen member states and you are not sure of the state of main destination or plan to spend the equal number of days in each state, the visa must be applied for at the representation of the state through which the visa applicant intends to enter the Schengen area.