Poland has been a member of the Schengen zone for over 10 years. Poland is one of the largest countries of modern-day Europe and is well known for its unique cuisine and intriguing history.
If you are a citizen of the Dominican Republic who would like to visit Poland, you will first have to be approved for a visa. There are many different kinds of visas but the most common one is the uniform Schengen visa.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How do I submit my application?
Since Poland does not currently accept visa applications electronically, you will submit your application at your country's embassy or consulate. We will provide you with your application, help you coordinate your interview, and provide you with information to make you more prepared for your interview at the embassy.
Do my children need to have submitted applications or can they be included in my application?
All travelers must submit an individual application. There are no exceptions made for children. Keep in mind that your child's application must be accompanied by a letter of consent from you.
Does the Poland Schengen visa allow for multiple entry?
It depends on the visa. There are several different kinds of visas and many of them are multiple entry capable.
Are in-transit travelers required to have a visa?
In-transit travelers are not exempt from requiring a visa. They will need to apply for an A-visa. In-transit travelers with an A-visa are not permitted to leave the airport while in Poland. If you are an in-transit traveler and would like to exit the airport while in Poland, you will need to apply for an additional visa.
What are the documents required for this visa?
Your application must be accompanied by the following documents:
- Printed confirmation of your scheduled interview appointment.
- Current valid passport.
- 2 recent photos. Photos must be taken with a white background and can have no obstructions (glasses, hats, etc.) covering your face or ears. Additionally, the photos cannot be more than 6 months old and must be 5x5 inches.
- Bank statements for the last 3 months to show that you have more than enough money to cover the expenses of your trip (unless you are being sponsored by a company/institution).
- Accommodation details (hotel reservation or invitation letter).
- Medical insurance with a minimum coverage of 30,000 Euros.
Please note you may be asked to provide additional documentation depending on the kind of visa that you are applying for. You will bring all of these documents with you to the embassy or consulate.
What countries are included within the Schengen zone?
- Czech Republic