Since the closing of Visapoint in November 2017 there have been long waiting times of one to two months to obtain an appointment for a visa application, especially from the Czech consulates in India.

The Czech Consulate in New Delhi will issue a quota of 500 priority appointments beginning October 1, 2018 for work permit applications to Indian nationals that meet the following criteria:

  • Local job offer with Czech company
  • High skilled position that falls in the International Standard Classification of Occupation code 1-3
  • File an Employee Card application

Information on the quota and how to book a priority appointment have not been released yet.

Please note that this is general information only and not intended as advice on a specific matter. Please feel free to contact Fakhoury Global Immigration directly with questions exclusive to your situation. This news alert may have been prepared using information from Peregrine Immigration Management, which is licensed to Fakhoury Global Immigration.