This visa is intended for passport holders who require visa to visit Spain as their main destination and are travelling or joining their immediate family members of EEA / EU nationals.
Only legal residents of Kuwait who has valid Kuwait residency that covers the entire duration of the trip (‘til the date of return)
Visa applicants must submit their application in person and enrol their biometric (fingerprints) at the time of submission if they are 12 years old and above.
Only applicants travelling within the next 3 months (90 days) can submit their application.
For those applicants, regardless the type of residence (still the sticker in the passport or Civil ID) whose residence expires in less than three months after their return from the trip, are requested to provide us with a certificate issued by PACI (Public Authority for Civil Information).
For those applicants holders of Civil ID only, are requested to provide us with a certificate issued by PACI (Public Authority for Civil Information)
Applications for visas require minimum 3 to 5 days for nationalities without consultation and minimum 10 days for nationalities which require consultation (kindly check upon submission). Note: It is recommended that you apply early, as processing period could take longer than the usual processing time.
Visa fee for EU / EEA dependants who are travelling/joining the EU nationals is free of charge. You may apply at the Visa Application Center with a minimal fee of KWD 5.25 as service charge. Kindly arrange your appointment and submit your application with complete supporting documents.
|CATEGORY||VISA FEE (IN KWD)|
|EEA spouse/dependants||Gratis (Free-of-charge)|
Note: Applicants 12 years and above must come personally for Biometric enrolment.
EEA / EU DEPENDENT and dependant, who are travelling or joining the EU national, may apply for this category.
Applicants may submit their application at the Visa Application Center with corresponding service fee of KWD 5.00, kindly arrange for you appointment by clicking here.
Please read the below requirements carefully and ensure that you have the complete documents upon submission, to avoid inconveniences:
“Updated (not older than 6 months) “Nota Simple Informativa” issued by “Registro de la Propiedad” (Property Registry) in Spain. Any other document (bills, etc) will not be considered.”
(The Embassy of Spain reserves the right to ask for further documents, if required). For requirement printout, please click EEA / EU DEPENDENT checklist
Note: We regret we cannot accept photographs that do not meet these requirements
Please provide one recent photograph (not more than 6 months old) of yourself, which should not have been used previously in the passport. The photograph should be in colour and:
Note: Please follow these instructions carefully. If photographs presented do not meet these requirements your application will be considered incomplete. A photo booth meeting these requirements is available at the centre..
Under normal circumstance, applications can be processed within 3 – 5 days for the following passport holders: Kuwait / Bahrain / UAE / Qatar / Oman / India / Philippines / Indonesian (Subject to change without prior notice).
Other nationalities not listed above could be processed within 10-21 days.
The above period does not guarantee that applications will be processed within that certain duration; the period may be extended up to a maximum of 30 calendar days in individual cases, notably when further scrutiny of the application is needed or in cases of representation where the authorities of the represented Member state are consulted.
Exceptionally, when additional documentation is needed in specific cases, the period may be extended up to a maximum of 60 calendar days.
Applicants submitting the applications towards the Embassy of Spain in Kuwait with short processing time will be required to fill up the Declaration form.