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INFORMATION FOR GROUPS WITH CULTURAL PURPOSE OF TRIP (ARTISTS) OR GROUPS OF PROFESSIONAL SPORTSPERSONS GOING TO THE SPORTS COMPETITION

Please note that you should submit the Work permit (Autorisation Provisoire de Travail (APT)) or decision of DIRECCTE about the exemption of the presence of Autorisation Provisoire de Travail (APT). Please ask your inviting organization to contact the local department of DIRECCTE to get this document.

Please note that effective 23 June 2015 due to the Biometric roll-out new procedure has been implemented for application submission of groups.

The representative of group should be present at the VAC in the morning with all sets of documents and all members of the group. After the applications submission the representative is directed to the cashier desk and after the payments are done, new token is given to the group. Each member of this group is invited into Biometric booth to provide biometric data. After all members of the group submit their biometric data the group with the representative can leave the VAC. Children of 12 years and above should come personally to submit their biometric data.

Please note that 5 and more Applicants traveling on the same date for the same purpose will be considered as a group.

Please note that expected processing time for applications of groups – 3 weeks. Groups with more than 50 applications must apply at least 30 days in advance from the date of departure.

Group documents have to be submitted to the Visa Application Centre by one group representative who is the member of this group.

Group appointments can only be made by calling the Call Centre.

VISA APPLYING
PROCESS


Step 1
Prepare your application and supporting documents: Go to ‘All about your visas’ link on this website and find out details related to the visa category you want to apply for – here, you can find the applicable fee, documents required, Visa application form and more.

Step 2
Book an appointment to visit Visa Application Centre: To visit Visa Application Centre you need to Schedule Appointment. You can book an appointment online or by calling the Call Centre. Details provided on this website to schedule an appointment.

Step 3
Submit your application: Visit Visa Application Centre as per appointment scheduled and submit your completed Visa Application Forms along with required supporting documents.

Step 4
Pay applicable Fee: Submission Officer will advise you on total payable amount and guide you to the bank cashier where you need to pay in local currency (Hryvnia). Receipt will be provided for all payments made at the Centre.