|Embassy Address||Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
1-6 Chesham Place
|Telephone||020 7824 1465|
|Visa Information||09065 508 922|
|Fax Number||020 7824 1449|
|Visa Appointments||09065 540 740|
|Validity remaining on Passport||At least 3 months longer than the visa applied for. Please include a self-addressed speial delivery envelope if you wish to receive your documents back by post.|
|Other Passport requirements||At least two blank pages for the visa sticker.|
|Student Visa validity||At least 3 months longer than the visa applied for.|
|Appointment necessary||Yes||Applications may be made by telephone or online. For more details, plase refer to the website.|
|Application Form||P||Download from web page or complete on-line form and print out.|
|Photographs||P||One colour passport photograph – see website for details.|
|Bank statements||P||Recent showing name and address or traveller’s cheques to show that you have enough money to support yourself.|
|Department Letter||P||Original letter confirming student status.|
|Evidence of Return Tickets||P|
|Evidence of hotel booking||P||Proof of accommodation required for entire stay in Schengen area.|
|Travel/medical insurance||P||Covering at least £20,000, valid for all member states of Schengen and to cover the whole period of travel. The insurance company should be European and have a 24 hour helpline.|
Adults nd children aged over 12: €60 (£53, subject to exchange rates)
For chilren aged between 6 - 12 years, and for citizens of Albania, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia or Ukraine the visa fee is €35 (£31, subject to exchange rates).
|Visa payment method||Cash or postal order only, in British Pounds Sterling.|
|Comments||If you are staying with a friend you will require a formal obligation (Verpflichtungserklärung) from your friend in Germany. They will be able to get this from their local authorities.
Your application should be made at least 2 months before the date of travel.
Always bring a copy of all required documents. If you are unable to do this, the Embassy will charge 40p for each copy.