EEA/EU dependant Schengen Visa is intended for the applicants planning to visit Spain for recreational purposes & visiting friends & family residing in Spain.
Applicants eligible to apply for EEA/EU dependent Visa are as follows:
Please note that the an EEA/EU Dependent Visa holder is not allowed to work in Spain apart from the motive of visiting Spain that was mentioned at the time of Visa Application.
Note- Residents of Bahrain who hold a valid Bahrain Residence Permit can apply for an EEA/EU dependent Visa at the Application Centre.
It should be noted that a service charge of ____USD per application over & above the Visa Fees is payable by all the applicants.
Minors below 6 years of age are exempted from service charge & Visa Fees. In addition to that, special passport holders are exempted from the Visa fees.
The applicant should present a letter of invitation sent by the relative or friend residing in Spain. A copy of relative’s/friends’ passport should be attached to the letter.
If relative/friend does not have a Schengen Passport (is not a citizen of Spain), then a copy of Schengen Residence Permit should be attached to the letter.
Applicants should present a detailed description of the Schengen Trip including personal details, the purpose of traveling & the planned duration of stay in Schengen Area.
The applicant is required to demonstrate enough finances to meet his/her requirements during the stay in the Schengen Area. These may include:
The applicant should present official bank statement for the latest 3 months from the date of Visa Application. The bank account should have a minimum balance of 500.00 EUR (positive balance). Ensure that the bank statements are stamped by the bank officials before submitting it to the Embassy.
A Sponsorship letter by another person ( maybe a relative/friend) willing to bear applicants expenses all through the stay in Schengen Area. The letter should be ushered by bank statements of the person willing to bear applicants charges.
The applicant should clarify his/her place of lodging all through the duration of stay in Spain / Schengen Area. These may include:
The Applicant should submit the details of the hotel, its complete address, name of the place, phone number & contact details such as phone number, e-mail address to the embassy. The details must also include the dates of the stay at the hotel.
Details of the rented room/apartment or house in the country where the applicant has planned to stay.
If the applicant is employed then he/she needs to submit employment contract, leave permission from the employer & Income Tax Return Document at the Embassy.
In case the applicant is self-employed, he/she needs to submit a copy of business license, company’s bank statement for the last 6 months from the date of application & Income Tax Return Document.
If the applicant of a EEA/EU dependant Visa is a student then he/she needs to provide a proof of enrollment & NOC (No Objection Letter) from the University.
Applicants photos count among the vital requirements for the completion of Schengen Visa Application. Irrespective of the type of Visa you are applying for, you are required to submit 2 recent photos along with the documents.
The photo specifications required for Short-term (90 days) visa application are as follows:
EEA/EU Dependent Visa Applications submitted at the Spain Visa Application Centre will be submitted at the Spain Consulate on the next working day. Applicants above 12 years old or above are required to enroll their biometric (fingerprints) at the time of submission.
Kindly note that the Embassy reserves the right to call the applicants in case an additional documentation or detail is required for the same.
The Embassy may take 12-15 working days to revert after receiving the Visa application. The processing time of an EEA/EU dependent Visa may vary from case to case, extending up to 30-60 calendar days.
Therefore, it is recommended to submit the Visa Application as soon as possible, however not more than 3 months prior to the Spain Trip.
People looking forward to travel to Dubai must fill Schengen Visa Application Form, irrespective of their travel intent.
Below mentioned Schengen Visa Application forms/ checklists are requisite for all the visa types/categories.