“France will proceed to challenge short-term visas to Russians.
Nonetheless, we draw your consideration to the truth that the
above-mentioned determination comes into impact and the phrases for
short-term visa issuance change. The visa charge is elevated from 35
to 80 euro for all. Consideration of visa purposes might take up
to 45 days. So, these prepared to acquire visas are advisable to
take this into consideration whereas planning journeys,” the embassy wrote on
its web site.
In keeping with the embassy, this determination doesn’t apply to
The European Council’s determination on the suspension of the
simplified visa regime with Russia got here into pressure on Monday. The
European Union has violated this settlement, because it envisages its
suspension solely 90 days after the notification of the opposite aspect
concerning the determination, which was made by the European Council on
Below the EU determination, the short-term Schengen visa charge is
elevated from 35 to 80 euro, the visa software consideration
time period is elevated to as much as 45 days, the variety of paperwork
connected to the visa software can also be elevated. Other than
that, EU nations can deny visas, grant visa just for the length
of a visit or challenge single as an alternative of a number of visas. The European
Council additionally allowed member nations to impose further
restrictions on the nationwide degree, as much as cancelling legitimate visas at
the border for causes of safety.