Visa for a stay of up to 90 days (short-term visa)
A short-term stay is a stay of a maximum of 90 days during any 180-day period, which means a period of 180 immediately preceding each day of stay (note: the length of stay is calculated according to the entry and exit stamps entered into the relevant travel document at the border-crossing point).
List of states whose Citizens are required to have visa (short stays up to 90 days)
List of states whose citizens are exempt from visa requirement (short stays up to 90 days)
- application form
- travel document
- biometric features - fingerprints
- supporting documents proving
- purpose of journey
- financial means
- intention to leave Czech Republic/Schengen Area before the visa expiry
- travel health insurance
You can also find all documents here.
When to file the application?
The application can be filed three months before the trip. The maximum processing time is 15 days (longer processing time is possible but exceptional). The application filed less than 15 days before the trip may not be processed in time.
Extension of visa/residence permit
90 days before the expiration of the visa or 120 days before the expiration of the residence permit, it is possible to apply for the extension of these documents. The deadline is the last day of validity of the current visa/residence permit. The application and submitted documents are the same as at the embassy.
Responsibility: Mgr. Marta Vaňková