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Short term stay - Schengen Visa

The information on this website is a brief introduction to the rules and procedures for Schengen visa to Denmark. Please read all the information carefully before applying for a visa.

In order to visit Denmark if applying in Kathmandu you may need an entry visa. An entry visa is a permit required by persons wishing to enter Denmark for a temporary visit.

All Nepalese nationals are required to obtain a visa before entry into Denmark or other Schengen countries. The procedures for the visa application to Denmark is subject to the Schengen rules.

From 1st August 2017, Embassy of Sweden in New Delhi will represent Denmark in handling all Schengen visa applications from Nepal. Applications will continue to be received and handed out in Kathmandu at the Visa Application Centre operated by VFS Global in Kathmandu, Nepal.

The Danish Embassy in New Delhi will handle residence permit applications from Nepal.

More detailed information please visit the website of VFS SwedenEmbassy of Sweden and DIS

Where to apply

The Embassy of Sweden has commissioned VFS Global Services Pvt Ltd to operate the Danish Visa Applications in Nepal.

Nepalese residents applying for short-term tourist, visiting family/friend, business or transit Schengen visas for Denmark can submit their applications at the Swedish Visa Application Centre  in Kathmandu.

Nepalese residents applying for short-term tourist, visiting family/friend, business or transit Schengen visas for Iceland can submit their applications at the Norway Visa Application Centre in Kathmandu.

If you are traveling to Greenland & Faroe Island, you will need a visa to do so. A visa to enter Denmark or another Schengen country is not valid for entry into the Faroe Islands or Greenland. Neither Greenland nor the Faroe Islands are members of the EU and they are not parties to the Schengen Agreement.

If you need a visa to enter the Faroe Islands or Greenland, you will most likely also need a Schengen visa, since most travel to these two countries goes through a Schengen country, such as Denmark.

The visa application needs to be submitted at Sweden visa application centre with all the required documents.

More detailed information, please visit the website of VFS Sweden or Embassy of Denmark.