The tourists applying for visa must hold a valid passport, adequate funds for stay in Germany and tickets for the onward destination.<br/> Visa Application Forms<br/> The Germany Tourist form has to be completed by applicants with utmost care. The Germany visa application forms can be downloaded from any authorized visa agents. For applying for Germany Visa for Indians you can contact these agents during their business hours. For Germany Visa you should have following documents complete- <br/> <li> Appropriately signed and completed Form;<br/> <li> Mention clearly the purpose of visit <br/> <li> Clearly signed and completed Original Application form for Schengen Visa by the applicant in blue ball point ink. Fill in the postal address, your email address and the telephone number in accordance with the place of application. <br/> <li> Passport with minimum 3 months validity from the date of departure to Germany.<br/> <li> 2 current passport sized clear photograph of 35mm in width and 44 mm in length with white background should be attached in the application form <br/> <li> Hotel bookings and travel itenary for the duration of your stay. <br/> <li> A Photocopy of the applicants PAN card <br/> <li> Original bank statement of past three months. It is mandatory to have the original stamp as well as the signature of an authorized bank. Online statements are not accepted <br/> <li> Income tax return of the applicant for three months or salary slip for minimum six months <br/> The Germany Visa Fees for each application is approximately 4800 INR and is non refundable. It may vary according to the current Exchange rate .For the payment you have to choose the online mode as Master/ Visa, both credit and debit card are accepted. Cash payments are also accepted. <br/> Generally the visa is processed in approximately 15 to 20 working day, once the application is submitted. The time can vary according to individual requirements.Do not include weekends, day of submission and national holidays.