The Embassy of the Republic of Hungary in the UAE is pleased to announce the opening of its Visa Application Centre operated by VFS GCC LLC in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

For Prospective Applicants

If you wish to apply for a visa for Hungary, we strongly recommend that you read the information on this site. The provided guidelines will help you prepare your application as accurately as possible and prevent any processing delays.

Applications can be submitted only with a prior appointment scheduled through this web site. Kindly book your appointment using the Schedule an appointment link for a successful submission.

Note: Applicants are free to apply only within 90 days of their date of travel.

Effective 8 December 2013, biometric enrolment is a part of the application process hence all applicants aged 12 years and above will need to submit their applications in person at the Visa Application Centre

Step 1 : Refer to the “All about your Visas” link above to choose the right visa category and prepare your application as per the requirements listed.
Step 2 : Schedule an appointment through this website for the preferred date.
Step 3 : On arriving the visa application centre on the scheduled date, you will require to take a token at the entrance and be seated in the waiting area – you will next be called to our submission counter where your application and supporting documents will be scrutinized – your photograph and passport will be checked for validity – Finally, you will be issued a receipt for the fees and service charge paid as an acknowledgement. Please carry the originals and copies of all documents.
Step 4: After your application has been accepted, biometrics will be collected using a quick, discreet and non-intrusive process that captures a face scan with a digital camera and a 10-digit fingerprint scan with a digital finger scanner.
The application will then be forwarded to the Embassy of Hungary for processing and  can be tracked after the average processing time advised as per the instructions below

If you have already submitted an application you can track the status by clicking here.

The following details will be required to track your application

Reference Number and your Date of Birth or Passport Number
Representatives visiting the Visa Application Centre to collect the passport will need to hold an Authorization Letter along with the original receipt for the application. A copy of the representative’s ID card should also be attached.

For downloading the format of the authorization letter, please click on the link below. (This is an optional form as hand written/other formats will also be accepted)

Authorization Letter

   Click Here