Please note that enquiries regarding consular matters must be sent to the email address of Such enquiries sent to any other email address will not be responded to.

Foreign nationals requesting entry to Hungary with a purpose of a long stay (exceeding 90 days) may submit a residence permit application. In case of successful application, the applicant will get a visa authorizing him/her to a single entry to Hungary, with a valid stay for up to 30 days maximum, in order to receive a residence permit. The decision on the residence permit falls within the competence of the regional directorates of the National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing.

The consular services are by prior appointment only. For further information, please go to „Appointments” page on this website.

Applications can only be presented in person and might be followed by a consular interview.

Please prepare the required documents and fill out the application form in advance of your visa appointment. For the most common application forms please follow the below links:

Visa application forms

The competent regional directorate of the National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing processes the application in 30 days or longer.

For further detailed information about the application procedure, please visit the website of the National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing.


In order to facilitate the entry to Lebanon to attend the appointment at the Consular Section of Hungary in Beirut, names of appointment holders will be submitted to the General Security of Lebanon.

If any applicant wishes NOT to disclose their names with the Lebanese authorities, please clearly state that in an email sent to

Please also note that no confirmation of appointment is provided to the applicant (except the email correspondence). Requests for such confirmation and enquiries about submitting applicant’s names to the Lebanese authorities will not be responded to.