Since 1st March 2013, the Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium is in charge of all Schengen visa for Rwandan nationals on behalf of the German Embassy Kigali!

Verification of the application, grant or refusal of visa requests including formal appeal are being processed since 1st March 2013 by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium in Kigali.

National Visa (e.g. students, partners of German nationals, interns etc.) with a validity of more than 3 months continue to be processed by the German Embassy.

If you are not a Rwandan national but have legal residence in Rwanda, you may apply for short or long term Schengen visa with the German Embassy.