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For the Czech Republic VISAThing provides

Do you intend to visit the Czech Republic? If you are a Bangladeshi national, you may need to obtain a Schengen visa before visiting the Czech Republic. This article will walk you through the process of acquiring a Schengen visa for travel to the Czech Republic. So, let's get started!
1. Entering the Czech Republic with a Schengen Visa:
You can travel to any of the 26 Schengen countries, including the Czech Republic, by getting a Schengen visa. It is crucial to note that you must enter and exit Czech Republic through the state for which you have applied for the visa. This means that if you apply for a Czech Republic Schengen visa, you must enter and exit Czech Republic.
2. Submitting the Schengen Visa Application:
To obtain a Schengen visa for the Czech Republic, you must apply at the embassy of your primary destination. In the case of the Czech Republic, Schengen visas are handled via the French Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The visa applications are received by the Embassy of France in Dhaka on behalf of the Czech Republic. 
3. Application Procedure:
Czech Republic visa applications can be submitted using the France immigration web portal. You must first register on the France immigration application portal. After creating an account, you must carefully fill out all of your information on the visa application portal. Fill in your information with accuracy. Any incorrect information can result in a visa rejection. When you have finished filling out all of the information, you must upload all of your scanned documents. If any of your documents are not in English, translate them all into English.
4. Submit at the Embassy:
To submit your visa application at the embassy, you must book an appointment in advance. Appointments can be scheduled via the France embassy's online portal link. Remember to bring all required documents and your passport for in-person submission at the embassy.
5. Short-Term Visa Applications:
For Bangladeshi citizens planning to visit the Czech Republic for a period of up to three months, they are required to apply for short-term Schengen visas. The consular office of the Czech Republic is located in Dhaka. However, the visa applications for the Czech Republic are processed through The Embassy of France in Dhaka. It is advisable to visit the embassy's official website or contact them directly for detailed information regarding the application process.
6. Long-Term Visa Applications:
In the case of long-term visa applications for the Czech Republic, Bangladeshi citizens are required to submit their applications at the Czech Republic Embassy in New Delhi, India. The Czech Republic Visa Application Centre facilitates the in-person submission of visa files. Therefore, applicants need to visit the embassy personally to submit their documents and obtain a long-term Czech Republic visa from Bangladesh.
7. Visa Decision:
As soon as the visa decision is made you will notify through email. You can collect your passport by in-person from the embassy.
8. Conclusion:
It is critical to understand the visa application process as a Bangladeshi citizen before planning a trip to the Czech Republic. You can ensure a smooth and successful visa application by following the advice offered by the Czech Republic Embassy and the French Embassy in Dhaka. Remember to gather all necessary documents, make an appointment, and go to the relevant embassy or visa application center. In this manner, you can obtain a Schengen visa for the Czech Republic and begin your unforgettable trip to this lovely European country.


Visa Availability for Bangladeshi Citizens:

Sticker Visa Yes (For all kinds of passport holders).
Stamp Visa N/A
E-Visa N/A
Visa Exemption N/A
On Arrival N/A


File Submission Method:

In Person Submission Mandatory.
Authorize Person Submission Not Accepted.
Submission Through Courier Service Not Accepted.
Submission in Embassy Accepted (Short-Term France Embassy in Bangladesh).
Submission in VAC Mandatory (For Long-Term visa in New Delhi).


The Embassy’s address and primary contact details are provided below.


Embassy of the Republic of France

Madani Avenue, Baridhara Diplomatic Enclave,
Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh.
Phone: +88 02 5566 8600, +88 02 5881 3811-14
General Opening Hours: Sunday to Thursday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.


The Embassy of the Czech Republic in New Delhi

50-M, Niti Marg, Chanakyapuri,
110021 New Delhi, India
Phone: +91-11- 2415 5265 
Fax: +91-11-2415 5270
Email: (Consular Matters)
Email:  (Long-Term Visas)
Working Hours: Monday to Thursday

Note: Please call our hotline Number 01711927919 or mail us at


Eligibility to Apply for Visa

Basic Eligibility

Any Bangladeshi Nationals are Eligible to Apply for Czech Republic Tourist Visa (having a valid MRP / E-Passport with at least 6 months validity) subject to provide some required Documents.
Also Applicant should,
• be a genuine visitor
• have enough funds to support his/her stay and leave


Processing Time

15-20 Working Days.

VCB is not liable for any further delays in visa processing or for the approval or denial of any visa application, since this entirely depends on the Embassy. The embassy reserves the right to ask for more evidence and to contact the applicant for an interview if required.

Documents Requirements

A valid passport that is original and at least six months validity is essential. Moreover, the passport must have at least two blank pages.
Note: Old passport is required (if any)
Photo Specification
passport sized photographs (3.5×4.5cm)
a. Should not be older than 6 months.
b. A frontal view of the face covering 70-80% (32-26mm) of the biometric photo.
c. A uniform and white background.
d. Clear facial features
e. Head coverings are only accepted for religious reasons.
Do not glue or staple the pictures to the application form.
Flight and hotel reservation
Valid (existing) hotel booking / reservation with full address (name, street, city, zip code, contact information, booking ref.)
 Flight reservation and travel itinerary
Purpose of travel/stay

Booking confirmation of an organised trip with detailed program, letter from applicant describing the planned trip.
Reservation of a return ticket or travel itinerary.
Applicants / Sponsors Proof of Occupation and Identity
*Office ID Card/Visiting Card
*Company Letter Pad: A letter from your employer on company letterhead, with contact details, stating that a leave of absence has been granted, the purpose and duration of the trip, and that you will be returning to your current job.
*Salary slips for the last 6 months
*Valid Passport, NID, Photo, and Birth certificate.
Applicants / Sponsors Financial Documents
*Personal Bank Statement of the last 6 months & Bank Solvency certificate.
*TIN certificate
*Income Tax certificate (Last 2 years), Tax Return (ITR)
Proof of civil status
Marriage Certificate – if married (also Nikah Nama both in Bangla and English, for Muslim marriage in
A4 size Photocopy)
 Divorce certificate (“talak namah”) – if applicable
 Death Certificate – if applicable
 Birth Certificate of your children –if applicable
Travel Insurance
Insurance must be valid for the whole Schengen area. The Insurance must cover the repatriation costs up to 30,000 Euros. The Insurance must fully cover the whole period of stay within the Schengen area.
*The conditions must be stated either on the insurance document or on a separate confirmation letter.
Personal covering letter
Explaining the purpose of your visit and who will bear the travel cost
Additional Documents
For minors below the age of 18 (if applicable) – proving legal parenthood:
a. copy of either birth certificate / proof of adoption / custody decree in case parents are divorced or
– if applicable – death certificate of parent ( Swedish or English translation is required)
“Letter of consent” from legal guardian, including his / her passport copy – legalized by a notary public
(only required in cases the legal guardian is not present during the visa appointment)
Invitation Letter (If Any)
An original copy of Invitation letter from company/ Organization or Friends and Family with evidence.