Visa for Seamen allows you to stay a maximum of five days in the Schengen area, prior to travelling onwards to a country located outside the borders of the Schengen area.
|Duration||Visa Fees in INR|
|Transit Visa for Seamen||4300|
|Children between 6-12 years||2508|
|Nationals of Russia, Ucrania, Sebia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania, Moldavia, Georgia and Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia||2508|
Note: Exemption of Visa Fee for a child is applicable only in the case of Short Term category, if the child's age is less than 6 years at the date of submission.
The Visa Fee is subject to change without notice.
BLS International Service charge
Applicants applying at the Spanish visa application Centre shall be levied a service charge of INR 1160 /- (inclusive of service tax 15 % & education cess) payable in cash. Children under 6 are exempted from service charge.
The above mentioned Visa fee and BLS service charge can be paid in the form of Cash / Demand Draft's / IMPS / RTGS or NEFT. For DD and other mode of online payment please use Bank account details mentioned below:
Bank = HDFC Bank
Account Holder Name = BLS International Services Ltd Spain Visa
Account No. = 00030310017713
IFSC Code = HDFC0000003
Address = 209-214, Kailash Building, 26 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi – 110001
Note: Please ensure you have checked the jurisdiction section before submitting your application at New Delhi.
Andaman and Nicobar Island, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal.
4. NOC from the company
5. Travel Ticket.
Documents Required By Consulate General of Spain, Mumbai
Note: Please ensure you have checked the jurisdiction section before submission of your application in Mumbai.
Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Pondicherry
As per instruction received from Consulate General of Spain, Checklist Mumbai needs to be duly filled in by the Applicant/Travel Agent/Authorized representative and needs to submit along with the Visa Application. Please note it's mandatory to provide the same and is applicable for all India.
Please follow the below mentioned points:
Application Form: Application for Schengen Visa.
Original Application form for Schengen Visa duly filled in and signed by the applicant in blue ball point ink. A recent photograph (35-45 mm) of the applicant with white background must be attached on the application form. The application form must be correctly filled, facilitating all the possible information requested in the form including postal address, email address and telephone number.
Please note with effect from 01 April 13, Consulate General of Spain has instructed that Sworn Declaration is mandatory to be provided along Visa Application form at the time of submission. Click to Download
The application can be submitted personally or by an authorized person at the BLS International Services centre; or at the Consulate General of Spain (subject to prior appointment)
If the application is being submitted directly at the Consulate General of Spain in Mumbai, then the fee must be paid via bank draft payable at Mumbai in favor of Consulate General of Spain, Mumbai, in accordance with the place of application. The applicant must write his/her name, date of birth, and passport number behind the draft. A photocopy of the draft must be submitted along with the application.
Passport of the applicant with at least two blank pages, which should be valid for at least three months after the duration of intended stay. This document should have been issued in the last ten (10) years. Photocopy of all the pages of the present passport must be submitted. Submission of all old passports is mandatory. Incase if applicant has lost old passport then he/she can submit copy of complaint lodged with Police or for any other reason of not submitting it he/she can provide a covering letter mentioning the reason for the same.
Two photocopies for the application form along with two recent photographs for Mumbai with white background.
“Anejo II: Impreso para marinos en Transito sujetos a la obligación de visados” issued by “El puesto fronterizo del puerto” duly filled and stamped by the competent authorities.
Original letter from the local shipping agents.
Original letter from the shipping agents in Spain.
Continuous discharge book and photocopy of the same.
In case of refusal of visa and you wish to appeal, You need to submit your appeal that is in agreement with the established procedure in the denial sheet.
Please be informed that the denial document provided specifies the appeal procedure to be followed in case you do not agree with the decision thus taken. This procedure is mentioned in the denial letter. Furthermore, any additional documents which you feel would support your file can be submitted for the appeal procedure. Please note you need not submit your Passport in an appeal case. The decision on an appeal case can take up to one month. This appeal has to be submitted at the BLS Visa Application Center under Mumbai Jurisdiction
Alternatively, you can also make a fresh visa application by procuring an appointment at the BLS centre. In this case, you will need to `provide us with 15 days in order to process your visa.
Authorization form signed in original by the applicant, in favour of BLS International Services:
If you are applying at the Visa Application Centre in Mumbai, please click here for the authorization forms.
For Family visa applications applicants are requested to submit proof of family relations with the principal applicant as an additional document with the visa application, for example
For Spouse - Marriage certificate
For Children - Birth certificate
BLS will accept a photocopy of the document after verifying with the original at the time of submission. In case if you are unable to present an original, kindly submit the photocopy of the same legalized before a Notary public. (This requirement is only applicable for West and South jurisdiction as per The Consulate General of Spain, Mumbai)
With regards to the documents submitted with the visa application such as the Marriage certificate and Birth certificate of family visa applications, documents only in English language or translated to Spanish will be acceptable for all files.
Kindly note that if the documents are in any regional language, they must be translated to English or Spanish by any language institute with official stamp and signature of the translation institute/agency.
Documents in regional languages such as Marriage certificate and Birth certificate will not be acceptable.
Note: We regret we cannot accept photographs that do not meet these requirements
Please provide one recent photograph (not more than 6 months old) of yourself, which should not have been used previously in the passport. The photograph should be in colour and:
Note: Please follow these instructions carefully. If photographs presented do not meet these requirements your application will be considered incomplete. A photo booth meeting these requirements is available at the centre..
Applications accepted at the Spain Visa Application Centre will be submitted on the next working day at the Embassy of Spain/Consulate General of Spain. Once the application has been submitted, the applicant can be further requested additional documentation in support of the same. Please note as per the instructions received from Embassy of Spain minimum processing time is 15 working days (It may delay depending on case to case).
All applications must be submitted at least 15 days prior to the proposed date of travel to accommodate any unforeseen processing delays.
Processing time will start excluding the date of submission of application at BLS International Services.
Below mentioned forms/checklist are mandatory for all visa categories accepted by BLS
Note: All application form/checklist has to be filled by Blue pen
Visa Application Form (English Language)
Visa Application Form (Spanish Language)
Visa Application Form (Hindi Language) - Please note that Hindi Visa Application Form should be used for reference purpose only.
All Application submitted at visa application centre should have English/Spanish Application forms only.
The forms are in PDF format.
You will need an Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and download this form.Download Adobe Acrobat Reader
To download the Application Form:
1. Click on the form link
2. When the form opens, save the form on your computer.
1. Press the right button on your mouse on the required link.
2. Select Save Target As from the list
3. Save the form on your computer.
As per update, BLS charges have been revised with effect from 31st July 2017, from 1107/- to 1160/-.
"Notice: Dear Applicants, Please note that our Spain Visa Application center in Bangalore is moving to the following address effective 03rd July 2017. Requesting you to kindly visit our new center for visa appointments accordingly."
# 203, Level-2, “Curzon Square”
No.24, Lady Curzon Road,
Bangalore – 560001
For further inquiries please contact our Helpline. Thank you for your cooperation.
1. Kindly note that passport collection will only be given to the applicants and will not be given to any agent or third party.
2. Applicant can collect passport for the family members.
3. For Group passport collection – person (from a company) who is coming for collection should have a authority letter from the company or a institute with the name of applicants. (No Travel Agents will be entertained).
Note: Walk in applications presented at Embassy of Spain, New Delhi with short processing time (less than 15 working days) will not be acceptable from 16/05/2017.
Spain Visa Applicants for MUMBAI Jurisdiction are requested to come by online appointment, as we have increased the number of appointment slots. A Minimum of 15 days gap is required between the date of travel out of India to the date of application submission at BLS International Services, MUMBAI office.
Spain visa applicants for DELHI Jurisdiction who have submitted their biometrics previously need to be present for a new application photograph that will be taken on site.