BOSNIAN AND HERZEGOVINIAN CITIZENS VISITING SPAIN
TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS
An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Bosnian and Herzegovinian citizen for short-stay period in Spain starting from 2021.
A valid passport is required to enter Spain. All tourists entering Spanish territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Spanish authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.
A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Bosnia and Herzegovina who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every Bosnian and Herzegovinian citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.
Spanish custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Spanish territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:
If arriving from a non-EU country:
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
- Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
- Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)
If arriving from an EU Member State:
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
- Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Spain with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.
Children aged up to 15 (included) years of age will be exempted from requiring a passport if traveling with companions (parents or grandparents) or guardian if:
- Children have the same nationality as the companion
- Children’s names are included in the passport of the companion.
List of Bosnian And Herzegovinian diplomatic offices in Spain
Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Madrid, Spain
Address: Calle Lagasca, 24.2', Izq., 28001 Madrid, Spain
Phone: + (349 1) 575 08 70
Fax: + (349 1) 435 50 56
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Details: H. E. Ms. Jasna Krivoši? – Prpi?, Ambassador
List of Spanish diplomatic offices in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Embassy of Spain in Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina
Address: Maguda 18, 71000 Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phone: (+387) 33 584 000
Fax: (+387) 33 239 155
Office Hours: 09.30-13.30 and 14.00-15.30
Details: Mr Alejandro Enrique Alvargonzales San Martin - Ambassador
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Area: 504,782 KM2
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +34
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