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Types of Visas - required documents

Short stay Schengen visa (C-visa) and Long Stay National visa (D-visa)?

The visa is valid for the following 26 European countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

A visa issued by an Embassy or Consulate of the above countries incidentally allows the holder to travel freely in all of these countries.

  • Short stay Schengen visa (C-visa)

- Authorizes you to stay on Schengen territory for a term not longer than 90 days during a period of 180 days starting from your first entry on the territory.
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  • Special type visa (C-visa)

This type of visa is valid for 90 days but authorizes you to sLong Stay National visa (D-visa)tay in Belgium for a period longer than 90 days once you are registered in Belgium.

Authorizes you to stay in Belgium for a period longer than 90 days (students, researchers, workers, family reunification, …).

Short stay Schengen visas (C-visa)

1. Business (cultural or sports event, official purpose)

2. Family or Private Visit

3. Tourism

4. Study/Training

 

Special types (C-visa)

5. Marriage with Belgian or non-EU citizen

6. Marriage with EU (non-Belgian) citizen

7. Cohabitation with Belgian or non-EU citizen

8. Cohabitation with EU (non-Belgian) citizen

9. Family Reunion with a EU-citizen (non-Belgian) - directive 2004/38/EC

Other reasons (medical, religious purpose, return…): for this category, applicants have to contact directly the embassy by email (hanoi@diplobel.fed.be ).

Long stay national visas (D-visa)

10. Family Reunion with a Belgian Spouse (art. 40ter)

11. Family Reunion with a Non-EU Spouse (art. 10&10bis)

12. Family Reunion for Father or Mother with Belgian Minor (art. 40ter)

13. Family Reunion for children with one Belgian parent

14. Family Reunion for children with non-EU Parent living in Belgium (art10&10bis)

15. Study

16. Work – Single Permit

17. Work – Other than Single Permit

18. Au Pair

Others (humanitarian, religious purpose, return…): for this category, applicants have to contact directly the embassy by email (hanoi@diplobel.fed.be ).