Employment Visa

This category of visa is issued for the provision of dependent employment or for the provision of services or work in Greece. Before applying you should confirm that the Approval concerning your case has been issued by the competent Prefecture in Greece and that it has been received officially by the Embassy.

All applicants from India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Maldives should submit an application at the GVCW Visa Application Centre in New Delhi.

Processing time for Long Stay Visa application is solely up to the Embassy discretion.

Please note: There is an extra fee of € 30 in the equivalent of INR 2,610 in cash for the attestation of your signature on the employment contract.

All long-term applications (National "D" Visa) can be submitted only with a passport which is valid for at least 1.5 years (1 year and 6 months) from the date of submission of the application.

The validity of Police Clearance Certificates should be not more than three (3) months from the date of submission of the application at the Visa Application Centre for Greece.

The Medical Fitness Certificate  is sent directly to the Greek Embassy in about a week's time.

After submission of the visa application, an interview at the Greek Embassy is scheduled.