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Important information regarding the processing of family reunion visa

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Applicants seeking to obtain a visa for family reunion to a holder of the following types of German residence permits will submit their applications at VFS Kolkata:

  • Blue Card
  • ICT Card
  • Staff exchange (Personalsaustausch)
  • Scientists/researchers
  • Scholarship holders 
  • holders of a Niederlassungserlaubnis (permanent residence permit) for the above categories

Applicants seeking to obtain a visa for family reunion to a holder of any German residence permit not listed above will continue to submit their application at the Consulate-General in Kolkata.

You can find more information on the visa application procedure by clicking here.

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