New address AVS Bern - 29.03.2018
From April 4,2018 we will move to a bigger office right next door. The address changes only in the house number from 68 to new 66.

The new address for courier shipments and personal visits is as follows:
AVS allvisumervice GmbH
Eigerstrasse 66
3007 Bern

The following unchanged address applies to all postal shipments:
AVS allvisumervice GmbH
PO Box 2054
3001 Bern

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India Germany

Responsible Office

Responsible Office

Please send all your documents to our office in: Bern

Business

Business

1 application form
Dully filled and original signed (online Form). The application must be signed on page 1, below the photo and on page 2. Please check which consulate you need to apply for a visa through. Under Information you have an overview which consulate is responsible for which federal state.

Original passport
Valid for at least six months beyond return date and at least 2 opposite free visa pages

2 visa photos
5x5 cm, in colour with white background (see photo criteria)

Invitation letter
On company letterhead, with stamp and signature. The letter must specify:

  • Name of the applicant and passport details
  • Purpose (business meeting or business discussions)
  • the date of entry and departure and the desired visa validity (e. g. 1 year with multiple entries)
  • Planned place of residence

The letter must be addressed to the respective consulate, see overview at the end.

Commercial register
From the company in India

Letter of introduction
From the German or Swiss employer on company letterhead in English, with stamp and signature. The letter must specify:

  • Name of the applicant and passport details
  • Purpose of the trip
  • the date of entry and departure and the desired visa validity (e. g. 1 year with multiple entries)
  • Detailed information on the applicant's activities on site (according to invitation)
  • Complete address and telephone number of the Indian business partner
  • Assumption of all costs incurred in connection with the trip

The letter must be addressed to the respective consulate, see overview at the end.

Residence permit
Any copy for Germany, as well as a copy of the confirmation of registration from a German registration office. For EU citizens, a copy of the confirmation of registration is sufficient.

Processing time

Processing time

5 - 10 working days
 

Information

Information

About which consulate the visa must be applied depends on the competence of the respective Consulates:

Embassy of India, Berlin: Berlin, Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia
Consulate General of India, Munich: Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria
Consulate General of India, Hamburg: Bremen, Hamburg, Lower Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein
Consulate General of India, Frankfurt: Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Saarland

We obtain the visa in Germany, which results in additional shipping costs.

Documents

Documents

Application form

Online

Order form

PDF

Photo criteria

PDF

Our locations

(Please do not use as delivery address for registered mail)

Office Zurich >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Gartenstrasse 15
CH - 8302 Kloten

Office Bern >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Eigerstrasse 66
CH - 3007 Bern

Office Geneva >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Rue des Falaises 10
CH - 1205 Geneva

Office Arbon >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Industriestrasse 12
CH - 9320 Arbon