The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Canberra
Before travelling to Schengen area the visa applicants shall, in principle, take out insurance in their country of residence.
Today (21 August 2018) Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, at the ministry addressed the ambassadors of the Slovak Republic abroad. They gathered in Bratislava to take part in a regular meeting of heads of representation missions of the Slovak Republic.
In order to ensure a harmonised application of the common visa policy, Regulation EC No 810/2009 provided that within local Schengen cooperation the need to complete and harmonise the lists of supporting documents should be assessed in each jurisdiction in order to take account of local circumstances. Local Schengen cooperation in Australia has confirmed the need to harmonise the list of supporting documents and has accordingly drawn up a list.
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Lukáš Parízek, received Deborah Geels, the departing Ambassador of New Zealand to the Slovak Republic, resident in Vienna, today (12 January).
Bratislava (25 May) - At its Wednesday session in Bratislava, the Government of the Slovak Republic approved the nomination of Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Miroslav Lajčák for the post of UN Secretary-General. This was done in response to the invitation made by President of the UN General Assembly for the member states to nominate candidates with proven leadership and managerial abilities, extensive experience in international relations, and strong diplomatic, communication and multilingual skills for this post.