Austria Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens

Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens Travelling to Austria

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About Austria

Austria, a country located in central Europe has a population of 8.7 million and is famous for pastry and a high income generating funeral industry.

General Requirements for Austria Visa
  • Passport with a validity of at least 3 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Duly completed visa application form signed by the applicant.
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of steady and continuous flow of funds.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of civil status.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Travel itinerary.
Types of Austria Visa

Austria Tourist visa


Processing Time 15 days

Duration of Stay More than 90 days

Visa Fee €99.00


Eligibility


  • This visa is issued to foreigners traveling to Austria for the purpose of sightseeing, recreation, and relaxation.
  • This visa also serves as a visitor visa. You can visit your friend or relative who hold permanent residence in the country.
  • A letter of invitation from your host in the country should be provided. The letter must state the relationship between the you and your host in the country.
  • A letter of employment from the applicant’s employer in Nigeria should be provided. The letter should state the leave days of the applicant.
  • If the applicant of this visa is under the age of 18 years, a copy of the birth certificate of the minor is required.
  • Documents which serves has proof that the applicant has the incentive of returning to his/her home country at the expiry of this visa is required.
  • This visa does not allow you to engage in business activities during your time in the country.
  • Proof of payment of visa fee should be provided.

Austria Business visa


Processing Time 15 days

Duration of Stay More than 90 days

Visa Fee €99.00


Eligibility

  • This visa is issued to foreigners who have the intention of visiting Austria to engage in business activities.
  • During your time in the country, you are permitted to negotiate and sign business contracts with partners.
  • An official letter of invitation from the company in Austria should be provided. The letter must state the personal details of the applicant and also the duration and purpose of the applicant’s visit in Austria.
  • Proof of previous trade relations between the host company and the sponsoring company should be provided, if any.
  • Holders of this visa can attend and participate in trade fairs, conferences, and business seminars in the country.
  • Applicants who intend to participate in conferences, trade fairs, and seminars are required to provide an invitation from the authorized body to attend events.
  • A letter from the applicant’s employer in Nigeria should be provided. The letter must introduce the applicant and state continuing employment on return to the country.
  • Non-Nigerians should ensure they provide their residence permit for Nigeria.
Austria Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria
Austria

Plot 9, Usuma Street, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria.

Phone: +234 706 418 3226, +234 9 413 0772

Email: abuja-ob@bmeia.gv.at

Austria

Plot 110, Admiral Ayinla Way, Opposite Treasure Garden Estate, Third Roundabout, Lekki Phase I, Lagos, Nigeria.

Phone: +234 815 018 8800

Email: info.austriang@vfshelpline.com