German Visa

German Visa

Find out more about our Visa Services.

Germany is a popular destination for entrepreneurs, private individuals, as well as international companies.

Whereas EU Citizens travel through the European Union freely, non-EU Nationals usually require a Visa to enter Germany, especially when traveling for business purposes. The variety of visas and their different prerequisites can be overwhelming. We at Schlun & Elseven are happy to answer all your questions concerning German Visas or Immigration to Germany, as well as take care of the application process for you. Use the contact form below to get in touch with us today.

Our Visa Services

Short Stay Visa

Those who are not EU citizens or citizens of third countries that have a visa waiver program with the schengen zone need a visa to entry Germany.

A Schengen visa is valid for up to 90 days within 6 months. It can be issued for different purposes such as tourism, family visits or business.

Business Visa

The Business Visa is a form of Schengen Visa. It is intended for short stays in Germany to up to 90 days within 6 months for e.g. meeting clients or attending a conference. Read more.

Golden Visa

Holders of a Golden Visa gain residency in a country without necessarily living or working there but by investing in real estate. Although Germany does not offer a Golden Visa, there are alternatives, like the Entrepreneur Visa, that are worth considering. Find out more.

Entrepreneur Visa

For business investors and entrepreneurs it is possible to obtain a residence permit under § 21 of the AufenthG (German Residence Act) by acquiring or by establishing a company in Germany. Click here to read more.

Legal Support

Whether your visa application got rejected or you want to renew or change your visa or residence permit, we are here to offer you legal support and assist you in finding the best solution for your situation. Use our contact form below to get in touch with our practice group.

General requirements

To apply for a German Visa you will need a valid passport, sufficient financial means for travel and living costs during your stay, as well as a valid reason for your travels. More specific requirements differ between the different visas. Our Team will gladly check your application for you.

Contact us now

„Business Immigration Germany – by Schlun & Elseven“ is a website for all matters of Business Immigration from all over the world to Germany by the renowned German Law firm Schlun & Elseven. Due to our extensive experience in German residence and work permits, family reunification and various immigration cases, we can offer full-service legal advice and comprehensive support you can trust. 

Don’t hesitate to use our contact form. Our lawyers are happy to help you figure out the best way to approach your business immigration process now.

Locations & Office Times

Mo – Fr: 09:00 – 19:00
24h Contact: 0221 93295960
Appointments made by telephone only.

Business Immigration Germany

Düsseldorfer Str. 70
40545 Düsseldorf
Tel: +49 211 171 8280
Fax: 0221 932959669

Business Immigration Germany

Kyffhäuserstr. 45
50674 Cologne
Tel: +49 221 93295960
Fax: 0221 932959669

Business Immigration Germany

Von-Coels-Str. 214
52080 Aachen
Tel: +49 241 4757140
Fax: 0241 47571469

Locations & Office Times

Mo – Fr: 09:00 – 19:00

24h Contact: 0221 93295960

Conference Rooms

Berlin 10785, Potsdamer Platz 10

Hamburg 20354, Neuer Wall 63

München 80339, Theresienhöhe 28

Frankfurt 60314, Hanauer Landstrasse 291 B