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What documents do I need for the application?


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.


For download

Visa - General Data Protection Regulation-eng PDF / 342 KB

Language Course PDF / 310 KB

Student Visa PDF / 270 KB

Visa for job search PDF / 180 KB

Blue Card EU PDF / 206 KB

Au Pair Visa PDF / 183 KB

Working Visa PDF / 223 KB

Self-employment/Freelancer PDF / 238 KB

Vander-Elst-Visa PDF / 228 KB

Visa for Marriage PDF / 189 KB

Family Reunion Visa PDF / 250 KB

Information on basic knowledge of the German language regarding subsequent immigration of spouses PDF / 167 KB

Visa application forms

For download

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Address and opening hours of visa point


+48 22 58 41 700


+48 22 58 41 979


Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
ul. Jazdów 12
00-467 Warszawa

Opening hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7.45-12.00 am
Tuesday, Thursday: 13.00-16.00 pm

Telephone inquiries visa section:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 13.00-15.00 pm,
Tuesday, Thursday: 9.00-11.00 am



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