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Please, carefully read the information concerning your intentional purpose for entering Germany.
Depending on the reasons for your journey to Germany, different documents are required regarding your visa application.
The following handouts may offer you detailed information. Please, study the handout considering the particular reasons for your journey carefully.
Your visa application can only be accepted if the required documents are submitted according to our regulations. Each submitted document in original has to be accompanied by its two copies. Documents in foreign languages have to be provided with a certified translation into German.
Please note that the application must be lodged in person. An application by e-mail or post is not possible. The German Missions in Krakow, Wrocław, Gdańsk and Opole do not issue visas and do not provide any information on this subject. The visa section of the German Embassy in Warsaw is in charge of all visas in Poland.