I. General information:
It allows nationals to require the entry on the Romanian territory, for other reasons than immigration, for an uninterrupted stay or for more stays the duration of which does not exceed 90 days in any 180-day period prior to each day of stay on Romania’s territory. This type of visa can be issued for one or several entries.
Short-stay visas are issued depending on the purpose of the trip to Romania. Here are the types of short-stay visas issued by Romania:
Official mission (symbol C/M) – it is issued to third-state citizens (and to their family members) who travel to Romania for reasons related to their political, administrative or public positions in the governments and public administrations of the country of origin or in international organisations;
Tourism (symbol C/TU) - it is issued to third-state citizens who wish to travel to Romania for tourism;
Private visit (symbol C/VV) - it is issued to third-state citizens who travel to Romania for private visits to Romanian citizens or to foreigners holding a valid Romanian residence permit;
Business (symbol C/A) - it is issued to third-state citizens who are to travel to Romania for economic or commercial purposes, for contracts or negotiations, for training local employees or checking the use and operation of goods acquired or sold under commercial and industrial co-operation contracts, as well as to third-state citizens who are or will become associates or shareholders of trading companies in Romania;
Transport (symbol C/TR) - it is issued to third-state citizens who are to travel to Romania, for short periods of time, in order to carry out professional activities related to freight or passenger transportation;
Sports (symbol C/SP) - it is issued to third-state citizens who are to travel to Romania, for short periods of time, in order to participate in sports contests;
Cultural, scientific and humanitarian activities, short-term medical treatment or any other activities that do not breach Romanian laws (symbol C/ZA) - it is issued to third-state citizens who are to travel to Romania subject to justifying their presence on the territory of Romania.
1. Official mission - C/M:
2. Tourism - C/TU:
3. Visit - C/VV: