How to Get a Long Stay Visa for the Czech Republic

Czech Republic Long Stay Visa

Czech Republic Long Stay Visa

Going to the Czech Republic for a long stay (90 days or more)? You are going to need a Long Stay visa for the Czech Republic.

Although you need to apply for this type of visa at your local consulate or embassy, the Long Stay visa for the Czech Republic is issued by the regional office of the Department for Asylum and Migration Policy of the Ministry of Interior of the Czech Republic (DAMP).

An application for a visa for a stay over 90 days will normally be processed by the DAMP within 90 days (but it could take up to 120 days)

Go to my Czech Republic visa page for information on other types of visas for the Czech Republic.

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about how to get the Long Stay Visa for the Czech Republic.

Find your closest consulate
  • If you’re inside the U.S., you need to find your nearest Consulate or Embassy based on the state you live in. Click here.
  • If you’re outside of the U.S.: Click here.
Gather documentation

The official list of required documents is here at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.

Visa fee
Submit documents and fees

Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the Embassy or consulate you found in Step 1.

Receive your visa

Congratulations!  The Embassy or Consulate of the Czech Republic will give to you your brand new Czech Republic visa!

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