Visa Facilitation for loved ones of EU/EEA and Swiss nationals
Members of the family are:
- Spouse/partner/common law spouse
- The descendants that are directchildren) that are beneath the chronilogical age of 21 or are dependents, and people for the partner or partner.
- The reliant relatives that are direct the ascending line ( e.g. Parents) and the ones associated with the spouse or partner.
Consumer will need certainly to offer proof that she or he falls under this category. Applications for Schengen visas for this function are cost-free; solution fees can be applied if application is handed in at a Visa Application Center.
Essential notice: this process doesn’t connect with household members of Dutch nationals going to or residing in holland, unless they will have recently worked/lived an additional EU/EER country or Switzerland.
Directive 2004/38/EC governs visa facilitation and visa exemptions for household members having a visa-required nationality of eu/eea/swiss nationals who will be exercising (or have exercised) their right of free motion. They might qualify a relaxed (totally free and accelerated) visa procedure.
An EU/EEA/Swiss nationwide is exercising his/her right of free motion if he or she moves to or resides in (or has relocated to or resided in) an associate state apart from that of which he or she is really a nationwide.