World Congress of Sociology of Sport 2016

Visa Application

You may need a visa for entering Hungary in June 2016 in order to participate in the ISSA 2016 congress.

General Information for entering Hungary

Hungary joined the Schengen Area on 21 December 2007. From that time visas and residence premits issued by one of the Schengen Member States are valid also for Hungary and visas and residence permits issued  by Hungarian authorities are - as a general rule - also valid for the entire Schengen Area.

As for 2011, 26 states are part of the Schengen Area. The Schengen regulations are only applicable for a stay not exceeding 90 days. Rules for a stay longer than 90 days are laid down by the national law of the member states concerned. 

More information on How to apply for a Hungarian visa can be found here:

Visa Waiver Agreements

Holders of passports issued by the countries, entities or territories listed on the following website are granted, under bilateral agreements, visa-free travel to Hungary. For countries and travel documents not included on the website, a visa is required.

Invitation Letter

If you require a formal invitation to the congress for your visa application, please do not hesitate to contact: