Visa application center for Germany in Kuwait
The German Visa Application Center, currently with Alqabas Assurex will be moving to VFS Global Kuwait, Arraya Tower, Level 25, Alshuhada Street, Sharq, with effect from 02 September 2018.
Visa applications for Germany can be submitted to Alqabas until 30th August 2018. From 02 September, the visa applications will be submitted to VFS Global with a prior appointment via an online appointment system.
VFS Global will open the appointments for 2nd September onwards with effect from 15 August 2018.
Helpline: 00965 22084500 (from 15 August 2018)
Email: email@example.com - Website: www.vfsglobal.com/germany/kuwait
The German Embassy is currently working at maximum capacity to facilitate a reliable visa application process for all Kuwaitis and third country nationals wishing to travel to Germany, Iceland, Finland and Norway during the holiday season. The Embassy team and the Visa Service Center Al Qabas are currently processing between 2.500 and 3.000 applications per week with tremendous efforts of all staff members to keep the customer waiting times at a moderate level and to ensure a smooth visa clearance process.
Go through the most frequenty asked questions.
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Find your visa type for the German visit
Dear Applicants Kindly be informed that in case you need:
You intend to move to Germany in order to work or study there, or to live there with your spouse or family member.
Power of attorney, authorizations, declaration of renouncement, Authentication of signature.
To apply for a German passport for German citizens
Please go to the below link on the website of the German Embassy in Kuwait to book an online appointment.
Kindly book a separate appointment for every application (this applies also for families)!https://service2.diplo.de/rktermin/extern/choose_realmList.do?locationCode=kuwa&request_locale=en
Schedule an appointment to visit our visa application centre to apply for the visa to Germany.read more
In order to make sure the applicants are experiencing the best service and for the convenience we have additional services available.read more
Know about the public holidays for the visa application center, Embassy of Germany and in Kuwait.read more
In order to avoid any travel delays or last minute problems, we would like to remind you that you can start to file your schengen visa applications up to 3 months prior to your intended travel date.
Kindly note that your appointment confirmations will be automatically cancelled if you don’t appear or arrive on time. We will not be able to accept your applications later than 30 minutes after your allocated appointment time.
please note that the German Embassy will be closed on Sunday 19 Aug 2018 & Monday 20 Aug 2018 on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha.
Al Qabas Assurex will remain closed on Sunday 19 Aug 2018, Monday 20 Aug 2018 & Tuesday 21 Aug 2018 on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha.
PASSPORT Collection will Remain OPEN on Tuesday 21 Aug 2018 from 2:00 PM To 05:00 PM
Please find here a calculator tool that will assist you to calculate your period of stay.