Visa application / entry requirements: Algeria

AUTHORITY (depends on the residence of the applicant)


Berlin, Brandenburg, Hamburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Sachsen, Sachsen-Anhalt, Schleswig-Holstein

SERVISUM Frankfurt

Baden-Württemberg, Bayern, Bremen, Hessen, Saarland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Niedersachsen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Thüringen



  • visa application form (2x)
    twice, chose one on the right
    Applications must be filled out on a PC with CAPITAL LETTERS, handwritten additions are not accepted. The signature must be similar to the one in the passport. 
    Please do not print as double page. Only two single application pages will be accepted.
    To open the visa application form for Berlin, you need the current version of Acrobat Reader DC with the related Font Pack.

  • passport
    original, at least valid for 6 months after journey

  • two passport pictures
    original, biometric photo requirements

  • flight confirmation

  • proof of foreign health insurance

  • only in BERLIN All applicants must provide proof of their address (e.g. copy of ID Card (front and back) or current registration certificate with declaration that there is no ID

    non-German applicants
  • current residence registration (Meldebescheinigung) (if EU citizen) or
  • valid residence permit for Germany (if not EU citizen)


    additional to minimum requirements above

    • hotel confirmation

      or if private accommodation

    • letter of invitation
      of person in Algeria with copy of their ID card

    • officially confirmed certificate of accommodation
      of a person in Algeria with copy of passport

    • copy of last gas or electricity bill with proof of payment
      invoice must be addressed to the inviting person


    additional to minimum requirements above

    • letter of invitation 
      from algerian company, possibly in French
      only in FRANKFURT original or with algerian fax identification

    • company letter 
      from employer in Germany (sample)
      only in FRANKFURT original


The days of stay in Algeria are limited to 180 days per year. The actual days of stay are not added up, but those authorised in the previous visas! Therefore you should make sure that you apply for a stay of only 30 days each time you apply for a visa!

The embassy processing time is at least 2 to 3 weeks. Currently it can also be 3 to 4 weeks. The date of entry to be stated in the application documents must be a date after the processing time!
embassy closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 
in Berlin collection only possible on Fridays, in Frankfurt handover only possible on Tuesdays and Thursdays

Website of the embassy: / Website of the Consulate: 

Please attach the SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment for regular visa.

You'll need the Adobe Reader to display PDF files. You can download the latest Version here.

Embassy fees


T=Tourist, B=Business


100,00 €

30 days up to 3 months (single)


120,00 €

3 up to 6 months (multi)                                 

Application Form

Please save the PDF file on your computer before completing.

Application Form for Berlin

Application Form for Frankfurt

To open the visa application form for Berlin, you need the current version of Acrobat Reader DC with the related Font Pack.
After you have entered your name in the application, a QR code must appear on the first page at the bottom right. The application form is only valid with this Code.