Important Notice

If you are planning to submit your application at our visa application centre, please complete the following application form in full. Print a copy of all pages, sign it and submit it with your remaining visa application documents. For more information, read the user guide or the launch assistant directly on the website.

If you still need support filling out the application form, we are pleased to offer you our form filling assistance service when you submit your application in our visa application centre. The use of our service is voluntary and is provided at an extra cost.

Simple steps to obtain a Schengen visa to Germany

You can find here all relevant information which is needed to apply for a short stay visa to Germany and the Schengen countries if Germany is your main travel destination.

TLScontact operates the official visa application centres in China on behalf of the German Diplomatic missions. The use of our service is voluntary and is provided at an extra cost. Applications can also be submitted directly at the visa section on appointment only. For more information please visit the website of the German Diplomatic missions in China.

Applications received by the visa application centre are transferred to the Embassy or Consulate General of Germany, which has the exclusive right and responsibility to check the content of the submitted documents and decide on the visa application. TLScontact is in no way involved in the decision making concerning the visa applications and is at no point informed about their outcome.