Visa Fees applicable for Schengen visas types are listed in the table below:
|Visa Category||Visa Fee in ZAR|
|Schengen Visas (C Visa – Short Stay)||890|
|Schengen Visas ( Children between 6-12)||519|
The applicable visa fee in South African Rand ( 890 ) is as per the current exchange rate. It is subject to change without notice. The fee is non-refundable.
There is VFS South Africa service charge of ZAR 415 (inclusive of VAT 14%) applicable per application over and above the visa fees for all applicants.
Nationals with Dual Nationality (EU passports and SA passports) are not allowed to apply for visas.
The following categories of applicants are exempted of Visa fees only:
The only acceptable modes of payment are by Credit/Debit Card (Only at the Visa Application Centre) and Cash Deposit at NED Bank and Deposit Slip needs to be carried as evidence of payments when submitting your application at VFS Portugal Visa Application Centre.
Visa Account details:
BELOW ARE THE BANK DETAILS FOR VISAS ONLY
Branch Name: Corporate Client Services
Account Name: VFS VISA PROCESSING SA - PORTUGAL
Account No: 1037647270
Please use your Passport Number as Reference.
There is an optional Courier facility for the return of processed applications available at a fee of ZAR 150 for application delivery (Inclusive of VAT) per application. This is an optional service.
We also offer SMS Notification Service at a cost of 20 ZAR (inclusive of VAT), an express route to know the status of your visa application at your fingertips. This is an optional service.
All Fees are non-refundable once the application has been submitted at VFS Visa Application Centre.