30/06/2020 00:00

We would like to inform you that the Russian consular provider will reopen 2 days a week (Monday and Thursday) from Monday, July 6, 2020.

The following visas can be applied for:

Important: Applications for regular business or tourist visas will not be accepted or processed by the embassy until further notice.

Please allow enough time to prepare / order the invitation and to process it. In urgent cases, EXPRESS or SAMEDAY processing is possible.

Please ask our ÖVKG team for more information

CORONA - Information Airport Vienna
28/05/2020 15:03

Travellers who land at Vienna Airport and do not carry a health certificate can only use the Corona test carried out by Vienna Airport if they have a residence AND a residence permit for Austria.

Incoming passengers without a health certificate shall be quarantined immediately by the authorities. Travelers have to do a corona test in the lab in quarantine. There may be longer waiting times.

RUSSIA Visa application
15/04/2020 14:03

The Russian consulate in Vienna as well as the consular provider/submission office inform you that due to the current situation no visa applications will be accepted until further notice.

16/03/2020 08:32

All existing visas (evisa and visas issued at the Consulate) will be suspended until 15 April 2020 – this rule applies to all travellers except diplomats, official visits with a business passport, UN delegates and holders of work and project visas.
For more information, please contact the airline and/or the Austrian Foreign Ministry.

05/12/2019 16:47

Dear Sir or Madam,

With effect from 9th December 2019, ALL visa applicants will have to submit their fingerprints to the Chinese consular provider in Vienna with a few exceptions. This applies to all visa categories.

Please note:

If you apply for a China visa via the ÖVKG in the future, you will receive two application options:

When applying for a visa, including the submission of fingerprints, you will be able to choose from the following options:

The OEVKG continues to assure you a comprehensive and transparent support during the visa application.

 Please also find more detailed explanations here.

 For further questions and suggestions we are at your disposal.

 Your OEVKG team