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Short Term Visa

A short stay visa (visa C) entitles an alien, who does not hold a residence permit for Austria, to stay in Austria for an uninterrupted period or a total of successive periods of stays that do not exceed 90 days within any 180 day-period. The allowed days of stay in the Schengen Area or the next possible 90 day-period, can be found out with the Schengen-calculator provided by the European Commission:

After scrutinizing the application, your application may have the following.

  • Visa applied for is granted.
  • Further documentation is requested.
  • Applicant is requested to appear for a personal interview.
  • The application is rejected.

Short stay visas are processed in New Delhi.

New Delhi

VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd., Shivaji Stadium Metro Station, Mezzanine Level, Baba Kharak Singh Marg, Connaught Place, New Delhi – 110001

Helpline: +91 22 67866008

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Its working hours are from Monday to Friday from 9 am till 4.30 pm.

Applications shall be lodged no more than three months before the start of the intended visit. However, they must be submitted at least 15 days prior to the proposed date of travel. VFS Global is the outsourcing office responsible for the reception and release of passports for short stay visa applications