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VFS Global, Partnering Governments. Providing Solutions.
Partnering Governments. Providing Solutions.

Company Profile

  • The world’s largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions worldwide

  • Serving 45 client governments in 118 countries with 1423 Application Centres

  • Processed over 90 million applications since its inception in 2001

  • Worldwide operations certified ISO 9001:2008 for Quality Management System,
    ISO 27001:2005
    for Information Security Management System and ISO 14001:2004 for Environmental Management System

 

VFS Global is the world's largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions worldwide. The company manages visa and passport issuance-related administrative and non-judgemental tasks for its client governments. With 1423 Application Centres and operations in 118 countries across five continents, VFS Global serves the interests of 45 client governments. The company has successfully processed over 90 million applications since its inception in 2001.

The company's highly differentiated solutions portfolio includes dedicated visa and passport application centres, information services (call centres), web based modules (for appointment scheduling and online payment collection), biometrics (data capture and transfer), verification/legalisation/attestation, translation, overseas citizenship, logistics solutions, programme and project management, database management, security solutions, financial solutions, etc. This broad scope enables client governments to focus entirely on the primary task of assessment and interviews.

To meet the demands of the client governments, VFS Global has embedded best practices in its operations across all its dedicated visa application centres globally. From the distribution of visa application forms to returning processed applications, and related services, VFS Global follows a series of highly advanced, precise and streamlined processes to ensure its client governments' and applicants' absolute security and confidentiality. VFS Global’s offices and operations across the world are certified with ISO 9001:2008 for Quality Management System, ISO 27001:2005 for Information Security Management System and ISO 14001:2004 for Environmental Management System.

Based in London, UK, VFS Global is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Kuoni Group, a public-listed company headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

Testimonials

Benedikt Loecherer
Visa Application Center (VAC) Liaison Officer, The Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany in Moscow


Asif Ahmad
HM Ambassador, British Embassy, Bangkok, Thailand

 

Latest News

Zubin Karkaria conferred Travel Entrepreneur of the Decade Award at ETAA Convention in Dubai
Travel Biz Monitor, December 2013

 

Canadian embassy outsources visa applications
Gulf Times, November 2014

 

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