General Information

Passport and Visa

Croatia is a member of the European Union but does not belong to the Schengen area.

Participants from outside the EU have to possess a passport valid for at least 6 months after the end of the Conference. Please check your visa requirements at the web-site of the Croatian Ministry of Foreign Affairs www.mvp.hr.

If an entry visa is required, please allow sufficient time for this procedure.

Upon request the Congress Secretariat will send a personal invitation to registered Conference participants only

To request an official letter of invitation for your visa application, be sure to have the following information ready when processing your request: your full name as it appears on the passport and your passport number.

Disclaimer: This procedure is intended to assist participants who need to obtain a visa or permission to attend the MENC meeting 2021 and is not an official invitation covering fees and/ or any other expenses or financial support for the conference. MENC is not to be held responsible for the outcome of your visa application. Those persons needing an official invitation letter in order to attend the congress may contact menc2020@filidatravel.hr specifying the necessary details.

Credit Cards, Currency and Exchange

The official currency in Croatia is Croatian Kuna (HRK). Exchange facilities are offered at the airport, in hotels, and at the exchange offices and desks of banks. Visa and Master Card are accepted at the registration desk, ATMs, in hotels, first class restaurants and city stores, but you should ask or look for the logo before ordering a service.