Fully completed and signed):
Provincial jurisdiction: Pretoria – only residents in Limpopo, Gauteng, Mpumalanga,
North West, Free State, and Lesotho. Cape Town – all coastal regions
Please note that legal residents in Durban can apply for visas at the Embassy of Spain in Pretoria or at the Consulate General of Spain in Cape Town.
Valid at least 3 months beyond the stay in Spain.
Issued with a maximum of 10 years of validity.
With at least 2 blank pages.
1 recent colour photograph; size: 4.5cmx3.5cm.
Not more than 6 months old.
With a white background.
The acceptable format involves visibly showing facial characteristics of the applicant, from the tip of the chin to the top of the head, counting both, left and right, sides of the face, while the face is positioned in the center of the photo. Both ears must be shown.
The trip to Spain drawn up by applicant entailing details on:
Dates of the trip.
Entries and exit from each Schengen state.
Amount of days in each country and the total amount in Schengen states.
Valid flight ticket/train ticket/ferry ticket booked according to passport showing Spain as the main destination, reservations aren’t accepted.
Movement between the Schengen states must be shown (flights, car hire, train bookings)
Hotel booking/reservation, time-sharing booking (with the name of the applicant on it or explanation on who the person has booked is).
Tours and cruises need to come with the paid invoice.
In case of private invitation – official letter of invitation, authorized by the police in Spain, a copy of the host’s passport/ID in all Schengen countries visiting with utility bills (water, electricity, etc.) and civil registration.
When payment has been made for private accommodation (villa, house, apartment), the owner must provide a copy of his passport and proof of ownership (property ownership or leasing) and an official letter of invitation, authorized by the police in Spain.
Travel insurance certificate issued by insurance company as per the EU guidelines.
Name of the beneficiary (according to passport), validity, and schedule of benefit and amount covered. Medical repatriation expenses must be included.
Insurance must cover assistance in the Schengen area not “reimbursement” and a coverage minimum of 30.000 €.
Provide a signed original letter of employment stating salary/annual cost to company and date of employment inception.
Self-employment (directors, CEO, Board Members): proof of company registration (commercial license or latest VAT certificate)
Present, not older than a month, original last 3 months bank statements (savings, cheque, credit card account etc) must be stamped by the bank. Expenses covered by the company do not exempt from personal bank statements.
For stays up to 9 days, the minimum amount required is 580,77Euros approx. (R8300 per person approx.). For stays for more than 9 days add an additional amount of 64,53Euros per day (R790 per person).
Booking of foreign exchange could be taken into consideration.
If sponsored, a letter signed by the sponsor and their bank statements (sponsors are spouses, parents or other direct relatives).
When using companies ́ bank statements, the proof of the company registration confirming the business and name of owner (commercial license OR latest VAT certificate) must be submitted.
If no bank account, provide an affidavit explaining the same.
In case of an overdraft, an overdraft summary report must be submitted.
15 Working Days
An appointment has to be made prior to submission
Kindly contact Flash Visa Services for the most recent cost.
Flash Visa Services charge a service fee.
Please note that Flash Visa Services cc can not be held responsible for any possible delays in issuing of visas.
Flash Visa Services cannot be held accountable for the possibility of visas being declined or refused.
Application forms and requirements can change without prior notice.