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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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