Official Journal of EU publishes legislation on visa waiver for Georgia

Thu 09 March 2017 13:46 GMT | 17:46 Local Time

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Georgian citizens will be able to travel to any of the Schengen Zone countries visa-free in just 20 days.

New legislation lifting visa-requirements for Georgians has been published in the European Union’s (EU) Official Journal today, reports.

It takes 20 days for a regulation published in the journal to come into force, meaning Georgians will be able to travel to the Schengen zone visa-free as of March 28.

For this, Georgian citizens will need a biometric passport. They will be able to travel to the Schengen states for a period of 90 days within any 180-day time period for purposes other than working.




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