Visa.

Invitation letter for Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Frankfurter Buchmesse will gladly assist you with your visa application by providing an invitation letter. You can apply for this service on our "My Book Fair" platform.

Frankfurter Buchmesse will gladly assist you with your visa application by providing an invitation letter. You can apply for this service on our "My Book Fair" platform.

If you are not yet registered on “My Book Fair”, you can create a new account here as an exhibitor, trade visitor or journalist.

Once you’ve completed your personal and professional profile, you’ll find the link to the invitation form on your “My Book Fair” homepage in June.

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Visa required

Nationals of numerous countries require a visa to enter Germany.

Nationals of numerous countries require a visa to enter Germany.

The Federal Foreign Office provides an up-to-date list of all countries that require a visa and those that do not require one. General information on visa requirements can also be found on the website of the Federal Foreign Office.

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Issuing of visas.

The decision to issue visas lies exclusively with the German embassies and consulates-general.

The decision to issue visas lies exclusively with the German embassies and consulates-general.

Exhibitors, trade visitors and journalists from countries requiring a visa must contact the respective German embassy or consulate general in good time to find out about the special local conditions.

During peak travel periods, very long waiting periods can occur before an application can be submitted to the German mission abroad. You should therefore arrange an application date in good time. Information on the appointment allocation system can also be found on the websites of the foreign missions. When making appointments, please make sure to provide complete and correct information to ensure admission on the agreed date. Information on the required documents can also be found on the website of your local embassy or consulate.

Please note the customs regulations for entry to Germany and the EU Special customs regulations apply to cash, cheques and securities.

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Visa for journalists.

Journalists can apply for accreditation through My Book Fair. In addition, please apply for your invitation.

Journalists can apply for accreditation through My Book Fair. In addition, please apply for your invitation.

We will send it to you after successful accreditation.

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Exhibitors and visitors from India.

Our office in New Delhi is also available for exhibitors and trade visitors from the region.

Our office in New Delhi is also available for exhibitors and trade visitors from the region.

GBO Neu Delhi
Angela Albert Project Manager - Sales & Marketing
German Book Office New Delhi
c/o AVANTA Business Centre
International Trade Tower 2nd Floor, Block - "E"
Nehru Place
New Delhi 110019
Indien

+91 11 6617 2441

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Exhibitors and visitors from China.

Our office in Beijing are also available for exhibitors and trade visitors from the region.

Our office in Beijing are also available for exhibitors and trade visitors from the region.

BIZ Peking
German Book Information Centre (BIZ Peking)
Mrs Mingli Zhang
1870 Beijing Sunflower Tower
No. 37 Maizidian Street
100125 Beijing
China

+86 10 852 767 98

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From June 2018.

The Frankfurt Book Fair will gladly assist you with your visa application by providing an invitation letter.

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