VFS Global has been appointed as the outsourced partner by the Embassy of
France in Abu Dhabi, to facilitate visa applications to France and Schengen
countries. This site is a part of the Embassy of France, Abu Dhabi, to ease the
visa application process for the residents in the Emirates of Abu Dhabi &
The territories of operation of the Embassy are mainly - the Emirates of Abu
Dhabi & Al Ain.
The French Embassy in Abu Dhabi is not allowed to issue a visa to a non UAE
|Step 1 :
||Prepare your application and supporting documents:
Go to ‘All about your visas’ link on this website and find out details related
to the visa category you want to apply for – here, you can find the applicable
fee, documents required, Visa application form and more.
|Step 2 :
||Schedule an appointment: All applicants aged 12 years and
above will need to apply for the visa in person. Schedule an online appointment
for the preferred date and time for each applicant and as the availability.The
appointment letter will need to be presented at the application centre on the
day of submission. Applicants below 18 years must be accompanied by the father
or mother to apply for a visa.
Kindly note that the application for France will be accepted only if your travel is within next 90 days.
|Step 3 :
||Submit your application: Visit Visa Application Centre as per
appointment scheduled and submit your completed Visa Application Forms along
with required supporting documents.
|Step 4 :
||Pay applicable Fee: Please check ‘Visa Fee’ table provided
under the visa category you are applying for. Visa Application Centre accepts
the fee in CASH ONLY. Submission Officer at the Visa Application Centre will
advise you on total payable amount in local currency only (AED). A receipt will
be provided for all payments made at the Centre.
At the time of submission at the Visa Application Centre, applicant has the
||subscribe for Courier Service for return of passport
||subscribe for SMS Service where Visa Application Centre sends application
status on applicant’s mobile and via email
After submission of documents at the Visa Application Centre, you can also
check status of your application online by simply providing the unique VAC
Reference Number and your Date of Birth. VAC reference number (starts with
FRAD) can be found on the Invoice-Cum-Receipt provided by the Submission
Officer at the application centre at the time of submission.
Please click here
to Track Your Application