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Biometrics

When you apply for a visa at the Embassy you will be required to submit fingerprints and have your photograph taken.

The following categories are exempted from the requirement to submit fingerprints:

- Children under the age of 12.

- Persons for whom fingerprinting is physically impossible.

- Heads of State or government and members of a national government with accompanying spouses, and the members of their official delegation when they are invited by Member States’ governments or by international organisations for an official purpose.

- Sovereigns and other senior members of a royal family, when they are invited by Member States’ governments or by international organisations for an official purpose.

- Persons who have submitted their fingerprints for the purpose of a Schengen visa application during the last 59 months.

Last updated 09 May 2018, 11.21 AM