Embassy of Croatia in the U.S

0
516

Embassy of the Republic of Croatia in the United States of America
2343 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C., 20008

Phone: +1 (202) 588-5899
Emergency GSM: +1 (202) 492-4733
Fax: +1 (202) 588-8937; +1 (202) 588-8936

E-mail: washington@mvep.hr

Office hours of the Embassy:
Monday-Friday 9,00-17,00
(except on Croatian and US Holidays)

CONSULAR AFFAIRS CONTACT:
crocons.washington@mvep.hr
Office hours of the Consular Section of the Embassy
(for clients):
Monday to Thursday 10am – 12pm and 2pm-4pm; Friday 10 am-12pm
(except on Croatian and US Holidays)

Ambassador and embassy staffs:

  • Josip Paro, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
  • Lara Romano, Counselor, Deputy Chief of Mission
  • Mirna Vlašić-Feketija, Minister Counselor
  • Mario Martinec, Ph.D., Counselor
  • Helena Šimat, Counselor
  • Dino Mihanović, First Secretary
  • Josip Babić, Second Secretary

Consulate General of the Republic of Croatia in New York
369 Lexington Ave., 11th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: (212) 599-3066
Telefax: (212) 599-3106
E-Mail: crocons.newyork@mvep.hr
Ms. Spomenka Cek, Consul General
Office hours of the Consulate General in New York (for clients):
Monday through Thursday 9 am – 1.30 pm
(except on Croatian and US Holidays)

Consulate General of the Republic of Croatia in Los Angeles
11766 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 1250
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: (310) 477-1009
Telefax: (310) 477-1866
E-mail: crocons.la@mvep.hr
PhD Siniša Grgić, Consul General

Consulate General of the Republic of Croatia in Chicago
737 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1030, Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 482-9902, 482-9905
Telefax: (312) 482-9987
Email: chicago@mvep.hr
Ms. Sanja Lakovic, Consul General

Visa requirements:

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.

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.

Aliens who require a visa for Croatia can fill out the visa application form on-line atcrovisa.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.

Visa applications can also be submitted at VFS Visa Application Centres in Algeria, Belarus, 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 is available in the drop down menu – Visa requirements overview.

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

* Passport has to be valid for citizens of the U.S at least another three months after the planned departure from Croatia and issued within the previous 10 years. Ordinary or Diplomatic/official passport is not required.
* Citizens of Croatia: Ordinary Passport or Diplomatic/official passport is required
* All information regarding US non-immigrant visas (tourist, business, student and temporary work visas) as well as information about the category of visa you may need depending on the purpose of your visit is available on the website of the US Embassy in Zagreb:http://zagreb.usembassy.gov/vize/neuseljenike-vize.html. For other visa-related information, contact:consularzagreb@state.gov

VISA FEE (for Tourist/Business/Private/Transit/Airport transit visa)

With effect from 14th January 2016:

* Regular Procedure Rs. 4480.00

* Categories exempt to pay visa fee:

  • Children upto 12 years.
  • Immediate family members (spouse & children) of the Croatian citizen.
  • Immediate family members (spouse & children) of the citizens of the EEA countries.

The Visa fee (in cash) will be paid at the following Bank:
Account No 1751538
Account Name The Embassy of the Republic of Croatia
Bank The Royal Bank of Scotland N.V.
15, Hansalaya Building
Barakhamba Road
New Delhi 110 001

  • Visa fee remains same for single/double/multiple entries.
  • The applicant should mention on the Pay in slip / Bank receipt that the payment being made is towards the visa fee.
  • The counterfoil of the Pay in slip / Bank receipt is required to be submitted at the
  • Embassy with the application / same day of submission of the application.
  • The application will be put in procedure only after receipt of the proof of payment of visa fee.

Source: http://www.mvep.hr