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A visa for a stay of over 90 days (long-term)


Purpose "culture"

Along with the application, you must submit:

  1. a travel document (original),

  2. document on the purpose of your stay– the confirmation of the natural or legal person pursuing cultural activities on the Czech territory u

  3. proof of accommodation,

  4. proof of finance,

  5. photograph; not necessary if a pictorial recording has been made of the foreign national,

  6. consent of parents,

  7. an application fee, if needed,

  8. document similar to an extract from the Penal Register record, issued by the state of which you are a citizen. The obligation to submit an extract from the Penal Register record does not relate to a foreign national under 15 years of age and does not have to be submitted if the embassy itself publishes that it can be replaced by an affidavi.

upon request you are further obliged to submit

  • a document similar to an extract from the Penal Register record, issued by the states in which, in the last 3 years, you have resided for a period longer than 6 months in its summary, or a signed affidavit in the event that this state does not issue such a document (not required from a foreign national under 15 years),

  • a document proving the fulfilment of conditions set out in the measure of Ministry of Health on prevention of the spread of infectious illnesses.


If your application is approved, prior to affixing the visa, you are obliged to submit a proof of medical travel insurance that corresponds to the specified conditions (not required if the foreign national subscribes to public health insurance or if the costs for health care are covered on the basis of an international agreement or if the foreign national can demonstrate that health care is covered in another manner), and, upon request, a document on paying the insurance presented in the proof of medical travel insurance.


Department for Asylum and Migration Policy, July 28th, 2023

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