EU Visa Information System (VIS) will be implemented

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On 15th May 2014 the EU Visa Information System (VIS) was implemented. Visa applicants have to provide their biometric data personally (a digital photograph and 10 fingerprint scans) at the German Embassy Port of Spain.

Applicants residing in Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Montserrat, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Vincent & the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago have to apply personally at the German Embassy in Port of Spain.

Find more information in this leaflet.

Activation of EUs VIS (Visa Information System) [pdf, 204.34k]

The Euroepan Union has published in depth information on this website

Please find general information on Schengen visa application here