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Visa requirements overview

Here you can find basic information about the visa regime between the Republic of Croatia and all other countries/entities. Choose a country from the dropdown menu above for quick access.

 Information on this web site is liable to change, therefore we advise seeking additional information before travelling:

  • for Croatian nationals travelling to other country/entity - at the diplomatic mission/consular post/Office of that country in the Republic of Croatia or in other country
  • for aliens travelling to the Republic of Croatia - at the competent Croatian diplomatic mission/consular post 

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Pursuant to the Government’s Decision, starting with 22 July 2014, the Republic of Croatia applies the Decision No 565/2014/EU. All aliens who are holders of valid Schengen documents, as well as national visas and residence permits of Bulgaria, Cyprus, and Romania do not require an additional (Croatian) visa for Croatia.

Aliens who are holders of:

  • uniform visa (C) for two or multiple entries, valid for all Schengen Area Member States;
  • visa with limited territorial validity (LTV visa), for two or multiple entries, issued to the holder of a travel document that is not recognised by one or more, but not all of the Schengen Area Member States, and which is valid for the territory of the Member States recognising the travel document;
  • long-stay visa (D) for stays exceeding three months, issued by one of the Schengen Area Member State;
  • residence permit issued by one of the Schengen Area Member State;
  • national visas for two or multiple entries and residence permits of Bulgaria, listed in Annex I of the Decision No 565/2014/EU;
  • national visas for two or multiple entries and residence permits of Cyprus, listed in Annex III of the Decision No 565/2014/EU;
  • national visas for two or multiple entries and residence permits of Romania, listed in Annex IV of the Decision No 565/2014/EU;

do not require a visa for transit or intended stays in the territory of Croatia not exceeding 90 days in any 180-day period.

The Decision No 565/2014/EU is available at:

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32014D0565&from=EN

Nationals of Kosovo, who are holders of Schengen visas with limited territorial validity (LTV visas), valid for all Schengen countries except for Greece and Spain, do not require additional Croatian visa for transit through or intended stays in the territory of the Republic of Croatia not exceeding 90 days in any 180-day period.

The period of validity of the above mentioned Schengen, Bulgarian, Cypriot, and Romanian documents must cover the duration of the transit or stay.

This facilitated entry of aliens is in force until Croatia fully applies the provisions of the Schengen acquis.

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Aliens who require a visa for Croatia can fill out the visa application form on-line at crovisa.mvep.hr (available in English, Russian, Ukrainian, Albanian, and Turkish language). Printed and filled out application form along with other required documents should be submitted to the competent Croatian Embassy/Consulate or visa centre or through an accredited tourist agency.

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Visa applications can also be submitted at VFS Visa Application Centres in Algeria, Belarus, China, Egypt, Philippines, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Qatar, Kuwait, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa, Oman, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, and Vietnam. Additional information for each country/entity is available in the drop down menu - Visa requirements overview.

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All questions regarding Croatia’s visa regime can be submitted at: vize@mvep.hr

 

UKRAINE
Establishment of diplomatic relations: 18/02/1992

DM/CO To Croatia or other/neighbouring country

Zagreb

Voćarska 52
10 000 Zagreb
CROATIA


Tel: +385 1 46 16 296, Cons. 46 16 296
Fax: +385 1 46 33 726, Cons. 46 33 728
Malinska

Pušća 131
51513 Omišalj
CROATIA


Tel: +385 51 842 037
Fax: +385 51 842 026
Split

Ivana Gudelja 10
21000 Split
CROATIA


Tel: +385 99 6862 797

DM/CO Of The Republic of Croatia

Kiev

Ul. Artema 51/50
01901 Kyiv
UKRAINE


Tel: 00380 44 486 21 22, 489 87 30
Fax: 00380 44 484 69 43
Donetsk

84 Kovalya str.
83001 Donetsk
Ukraine


Tel: +380 62 386 80 65
Fax: +380 62 386 84 83

Visa requirements overview

Citizens of UKRAINE:

Ordinary Passport No
Diplomatic/official passport No

* Ukrainian nationals, holders of nonbiometric passports, require a visa for entering Croatia.
* EU and Ukraine concluded the Agreement on the facilitation of the issuance of visas: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:22013A0620(02)&qid=1418049314567&from=EN / http://eur-lex.europa.eu/resource.html?uri=cellar:ae23d04f-0514-4952-b637-4fb792145538.0006.01/DOC_2&format=PDF.
* The passport has to be valid for at least another three months after the planned departure from Croatia, and has to have been issued within the last 10 years.
* Visa applications can also be submitted at the visa application centers. For further details please check the VFS website - http://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/Ukraine/ or contact the Embassy of the Republic of Croatia in Kiev.

Citizens of Croatia:

Ordinary Passport No
Diplomatic/official passport No

* For information regarding the requirements for entering Ukraine, please contact the Ukrainian Embassy in Zagreb (http://croatia.mfa.gov.ua/hr)