Visa service for exhibitors
For residents of all countries where a visa is required to enter the Federal Republic of Germany, we set up our own visa service. Details are available here.
Generally speaking, residents of countries in the EU do not require a visa to enter the Federal Republic of Germany.
An up-to-date list of all countries that do and do not require a visa is available from the German Foreign Office:
Specific visa requirements for your country can be found on the websites of the German Missions abroad (countries A to Z).
If you as an exhibitor require a visa, these are the documents you will need for your visa application
In addition to the documents required by the relevant embassy or consulate, you will need:
- a visa letter of invitation
- a confirmed travel reservation (hotel, flight, bus or rail booking)
- proof of health insurance
- your stand invoice and exhibitor passes
Use our visa service for exhibitors
You can request a visa letter of invitation for drinktec 2017 online. You will find the relevant link here from June 2017 onwards.
The overseas representative offices of Messe München in your country will be pleased to answer any further questions you may have about your visa application.
Exhibitors from the US can contact our representative there.
Alternatively, send an email to our visa service: email@example.com.