Website information

Website is a Slovak and English version of the official webpages of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic (hereafter referred to as webpages).

The webpages are built to provide information commonly sought by visitors about travel and stay aboard, visas and countries of the world, Slovakia’s foreign policy and about the work of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs. Additional information covers international organisations, membership and activities of Slovakia in those organisations, Slovak expatriates, and about current developments in foreign affairs. The webpages also provide a significant volume of relevant documents.

Content administrator and technical operator:

© Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
    • Postal address:
      Hlboká cesta 2
      833 36 Bratislava 37
      Slovak Republic

      Telephone (switchboard):
      • From Slovakia: 02 / 5978 1111
      • From abroad: 00421-2 / 5978 1111

      • From Slovakia: 02 / 5978 3333
      • From abroad: 00421-2 / 5978 3333
    • E-mail:
      Opening hours to public of the Document Authentication Unit:


      8am–12pm, 1pm–3pm

      Closed to public

      8am–12pm, 1pm–3pm


      Closed to public

      Opening hours of the Documents Submission Desk for the public:

      Monday – Friday
      7.30am - 15.30pm


General conditions

The provider gives utmost care to assure currency of the webpages which are regularly updated and reviewed. Despite the best effort, the provider does not guarantee permanent accuracy and currency of all documents. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to point out that data available on this website are merely of informative nature. Any decision based on information at is subject to user’s exclusive responsibility.

The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs accepts no responsibility for the content of third party websites which are linked to from its website.

The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs assumes no responsibility for any damage, loss and cost incurred by the use of the website, its malfunction or operational downtime.

Conditions of use

The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs SR has to be identified as the source of data downloaded and distributed from the website and webpages at Electronic files may not be amended in content or otherwise. We wish to point out that a breach of these conditions may result in civic, criminal or copyright prosecution. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will appeal against any detected breach of its rights.

The content of the webpages may be reprinted or reproduced at other websites or elsewhere only with prior consent by the provider. The source must be credited.

Personal data protection

Completion of forms may require users to provide certain information necessary to respond to user’s request. Apart from these deliberately provided data, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs does not collect or process any other user information.

Some of the above data provided to the MFA via its website may be of personal nature in line with Act 428/2000 Coll. on protection of personal data as further amended. Processing and protection of such data is governed by law.

Accessibility statement

The web site meets all the basic accessibility standards for information systems of Public Administration defined by Decree of Ministry of Finance n. č. 55/2014 C. a.

The website is regularly validated by W3C for HTML Transitional 4.01 and for CSS.

Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional!   Valid CSS!

The webpages have been developed with utmost consideration of accessibility for users with sight impairment and are validated by TAW3.

Feedback and tips for content of the webpages can be sent to

Technical feedback can be sent to: