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Apply for VISA to Spain In Lebanon


Visa is valid to visit all the Schengen States

the Embassy of Spain in LEBANON. Only LEBANON nationals and nationals of third countries that are legal residents in LEBANON can apply for a visa at

Visa applicants are requested to appear in person at the time of submission.

Incomplete, unclear or unsigned applications will not be accepted.

Visa fees are non-refundable and have to be paid only in cash at the time of application

If the visit involves two or more Schengen countries, the Embassy responsible for the issuance of the visa will be:

  • The Embassy of the country in which the traveler is going to stay the longest.
  • If the traveler is to stay the same time in different Schengen countries, the Embassy of the country of first entry.

Please Note: There is a service charge of 20 Euros (equivalent in LBP) per application over and above the visa fees payable by all applicants

House_Maid_Au_Pair 60 Euros ( equivalent in LBP)

  • Countries with a visa facilitation agreement with the European Union and children between the ages of 6-12 years.
  • The Schengen visa fee amounts to 35 EUROs (equivalent in LBP), for national of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Moldavia, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine, Republic of Yugoslavia.
  • All payments will be collected in local currency (cash only) as per the local exchange rate.
  • The Visa fees can be paid by Cash only. It is subject to change without notice. The fee is non-refundable.
  • The following categories of short stay applicants are exempted of Visa fees only: Children under 6
  • All fees are non-refundable

Note : the only acceptable currency at the visa application center in Beirut Verdun is Lebanese Pound



Art. 5 of the Schengen Borders Code

Art. 25 of the Aliens Act

Arts. 4 ff. of the Aliens Regulation

In order to enter Spain for a stay not exceeding ninety days in any six month period, the following requirements must be met:

    1. Passports or travel documents must be valid for the total duration of the planned stay and exceeding 03 months after return.
    Citizens of any State of the European Union, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, and Lichtenstein only require a National Identity Card or valid passport. In the case of minors, the National Identity Card must also be accompanied by written parental consent.
    2. Relevant visas (where applicable) A Schengen visa allows the holder to travel within the countries contained within Schengen area, and therefore does not allow access to territory that does not belong to the aforementioned zone (the United Kingdom, Ireland, Romania, Bulgaria, and Cyprus).
    3. Justification of purpose and conditions of the stay, and accreditation of sufficient economic means of support for the duration of the stay in Spain

    Tourism or private trips. Presentation of any of the following types of documentation may be required:

    • Substantiating documentation of accommodation reservation, or private letter of invitation from a private individual if staying in their dwelling, issued in compliance with Order PRE/1283/2007, of May 10, which establishes the terms and conditions for the issuing of a letter of invitation by private individuals in favor of foreigners who are interested in entering the country for tourism or private reasons The letter of invitation does not under any circumstances exempt the foreigner from any of the other requirements for entry into Spain.

    • Proof of confirmation of the reservation of an organized trip with itinerary.

    Trips with a professional, political, scientific, sporting, religious, or other purpose. Presentation of any of the following types of documentation may be required:

    • Invitation from a company or entity to participate in meetings, conventions, etc, of a commercial, industrial, or other nature.
    • Document certifying the existence of commercial, industrial, or other relations.
    • Access cards to fairs, conventions, congresses, etc.
    • Invitations, admission cards, reservations or programs which indicate insofar as is possible the name of the organization that has issued the invitation, the duration of the stay, or any other document that indicates the purpose of the visit.

    Trips for the purpose of study or training. Presentation of any of the following types of documentation may be required:

    • Document of registration in an educational institution to participate in a theoretical or practical educational/training course.
    • Certificates related to the courses taken.

    4. In exceptional cases, presentation of the medical certificates required by the Ministry of the Interior, in accordance with the Ministries of Health and Consumption and Work and Immigration, or the application of the regulations of the European Union. Every effort will be made to ensure that these certificates are requested with sufficient notice, presentation of medical certificates, where appropriate. 5. Applicants must not be subject to an exclusion order (appearing on the Schengen Information System [SIS] or the National Register of persons banned from entering the country). Possible causes of exclusion:
    • Having previously been deported or returned to another country by Spain or by any Schengen State.
    • Having been expressly denied entry for activities contrary to the interests of Spain, activities against human rights, or for notorious connections with criminal organizations.
    • Being internationally sought for criminal activity.

    Applicants must not represent a danger to the public health, public order, national security, or the international relations of Spain or any State with which Spain holds an agreement related to these matters.

    Not having stayed in Spanish territory for a total of 90 days in the last 6 months, counting from the date of last entry (art. 20.1 Schengen, and art. 30 Law).

Before submitting your visa application, please make sure that your documents are complete.

The Consulate of Spain could request additional documents.

Applicants, submit your Application form with the new photo format, as explained below:


1. The photo must fulfill the norm specified by the ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization).

2. Use plain light-color background.

3. The photo must be no more than 6-months old.

4. Not tilted picture (portrait style) showing both edges of face clearly.

5. Close up of the head and top of the shoulders so that the face takes up 70–80% of the photograph.

6. Photo in sharp focus and clear.

Photo Size

The photo for each visa applicant submitted must measure:

1. The picture dimensions must be 240 pixels wide by 320 pixels high at least. A smaller picture will be rejected. For instance, a photo being 235 pixels by 320 pixels is not valid.

2. On the other hand, the photo should keep a proportion of 3 x 4 (width x height) within limits. However, 250 x 340 pixels picture would be valid, but not a 290 x 340 pixels one.

3. Finally, the image weight (size in Kbytes) can never be bigger than 120 Kbytes.


1. An image resolution is measured in DPI (dots per inch) and it's mainly used to control printing quality. Therefore, higher resolution means better printing quality.

2. Photos resolution should be 300 dpi, so, when you scan the image, check this parameter carefully. However, bear in mind that the higher the resolution, the bigger the picture.


1. The only image format accepted is JPEG (Join Photograph Expert Group Format). The other image formats such as BMP, TIFF, GIF, PNG, etc. will be rejected (a warning will be shown).

Attaching the Photo to the Application form

2. Glue one photograph to the application form in the designated space.

Please follow these instructions carefully. If the photograph presented do not meet these requirements your application will be considered incomplete.

If you wish to visit Spain for a short period of time, you must obtain a visa prior to entry if you come from a country with a visa requirement for entering Spain.

Short Stay visas allow the holder to transit through or remain in Spanish territory and all other Schengen States for a maximum period of three months (90 days) within a period of six months (180 days) from the entry date into the Schengen Area. Nationals from countries included in the list of countries with the obligation to carry a visa in order to cross external borders must be in possession of this visa.Please click the appropriate visa category for more information.


Application for Schengen Visa
Checklist for Tourist Visa.

Download Instructions:

The forms are in PDF format.

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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.

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