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    23 June 2020

    Dear Customers!

    please be informed that Visa Application Center in Rivne will be reopened from 26 June 2020. Documents submission and passport collection can be done only with appointment.

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    26 May 2020

    Dear Customers,

    Please be informed that Visa Centers will start to accept the documents for national visa for drivers to Lithuania from 09th of June. The documents submission and passport collections can be done only with appointment.

    If you would like to apply for a long stay national visa “D” or Schengen visa “C” you have to schedule an appointment to visit Visa Application Centre. Such kind of applications can be submitted after making a prior appointment only.

    As of 27 May 2020, the rules for making an appointment to submit an application for a single-entry or multiple-entry national visa at the Visa Applications Centers for all categories are as follows:

    The customer must send his/her request for an appointment by email lithuania_ukraine@vfsglobal.com . Title „Request for an appointment“ must be written in the subject of the e-mail.

    The following details have to be shown in the request:

    1. Name and surname of the customer
    2. Date of birth of the customer
    3. Number of valid passport of the customer
    4. Telephone number of the customer
    5. E-mail of the customer
    6. The purpose of the trip (studies, work, sports, etc.)

    Each request must contain 1 attachment: Scan of the valid passport of the customer in the pdf format.

    The customer will receive the appointment date and time to his email address. In addition, he/she will also be contacted by the VAC officer in order to confirm the appointment.

    Please note that quantity of slots is limited and VAC accepts applications for a national visa only by an appointment.

    Please be aware that request not fulfilling the requirements set above, i.e. sent without all requested details and attachments, will not be further processed.

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    27 April 2020

    Dear Customers,

    Please note that due to COVID-19 pandemic, there are quarantine measures implemented by Cabinet of Ministers in Ukraine hence Visa Centers will remain closed and will not be operating to receive visa applications or to deliver passports until quarantine measures are lifted by the Government of Ukraine.

    In the midst of pandemic situation, Visa Center is making an exceptional attempt to help you receive your passport if your visa application has been processed by the Embassy.

    Visa applicants who had applied for visa to Lithuania until 13 March 2020 and whose passports were processed by the Embassy and are available with Visa Centers. Visa Centers staff will reach out to you for delivery of your passport in 5 to 7 days’ time. You are requested to wait for a call to be received from the Visa Center regarding your passport and do not come to the Visa Center as all Visa Centers in Ukraine are closed.

    Stay Safe and Stay Healthy.

    VFS Global will make every attempt to meet to your requirement

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    02 February 2020

    Dear Customers,

    Please note: As of 02 February 2020 the Schengen visa fee per person (Short Stay Visa) will increase from 60 to 80 euros or the equivalent amount in your local currency. For children between 6-12 years old the visa fee will increase to 40 euros or equivalent. As of 02 February 2020 the National “D” visa fee will be 120 EUR for all foreign citizens, except Ukrainians ir Belarusians.

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    08 July 2019

    Dear Customers,

    Please note, that due to VAC reconciliation in Zaporizhya on 26 July 2019 they will be not possible to submit your application. New address of Zaporizhya VAC will be, 11 Mayakovskogo str, 4th Floor, BC Mayakovskiy. .

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    08 April 2019

    Dear Customers,

    Please note that due to the holidays in April and May there may be the delays in processing applications and delivery via courier service.

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    28 December 2018

    Please note that Visa Centers will work on 31 December 2018 to 13:00. The acceptance of documents on 31 December 2018 and 02 January 2019 will be made only for a national visa.

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    28 August 2018

    Please note that:

    Starting from the 03 September 2018, the Visa Application Centre will start to accept application for national visa D. Such kind of application can be submitted after making a prior appointment only. Please, check exact address on a Contact us page.

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    27 April 2018

    Dear Customers,

    Please note that due to the bank holidays in Ukraine on 30 of April the Visa Application Centre in all location (except Kyiv, Lviv and Dnipro) can accept Customers who are exempted from visa fee.

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    27 April 2018

    Dear Customers,

    Please note that due to the holidays in May there may be the delays in processing applications and delivery via courier service.

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    28 December 2017

    From 27 December 2017 Lithuania Visa Application Centre in Lviv has moved to a new location: Lviv, 18 Dzherelna Str,

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    12 May 2017

    Embassy of Lithuanian Republic to Ukraine stops accepting biometric passports of Ukrainian citizens for non-urgent Visa applications

    Attention! From 15 May 2017 Embassy of Lithuanian Republic to Ukraine stops accepting biometric passports of Ukrainian citizens for non-urgent Visa applications. Biometric passports will be accepted for urgent processing of application for single entry visa with planned date of entry before 11 May 2017 only.

    Starting from 22 May 2017, acceptance of biometric passports of Ukrainian citizens stops completely.

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    12 September 2016

    Effective 8 July 2016, in order to case access and provide equal conditions for all Customers, Visa Centre of Lithuania in Kyiv requests groups of Customers (more than 7 people) to inform Visa Centre about intention to apply. This is required for proper resources allocation. Please, contact us at info@lithuaniavac-ua.com we will get back to you.

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    06 August 2016

    Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania extended processing time visa applications

    Kindly inform you that the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania extended processing time visa applications. Since 3 August 2016 standard period of application consideration is 30 days A visa application should be submitted at least 30 calendar days before the intended visit.

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    07 May 2016

    Lithuania Visa Application Centre is moving:

    Kindly inform you that effectively from 10 May 2016 Lithuania Visa Application Centre in Ivano-Frankivsk will be located at the new address: Ivano-Frankivsk, 4A, Troleybusna str.

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    01 May 2016

    On 2 and 3 May 2016 Visa Application Centres of the Embassy of Lithuania in Ukraine will not accept visa applications...

    Kindly inform you on the following:
    On 2 and 3 May 2016 Visa Application Centres of the Embassy of Lithuania in Ukraine will not accept visa applications. Visa Application Centres of the Embassy of Lithuania will be closed on 2 May 2016. Passport collection will be available on the 3 May 2016 in Visa Application Centres in Kyiv, Lviv, Odesa, Kharkiv and Dnipropetrovsk.

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    24 December 2015

    Urgent Visa application processing unavailable:


    Kindly inform you that according to the Embassy of Lithuania instructions:

    28 December 2015 – is the last day when it is possible to apply for urgent Visa application processing. Later on urgent Visa application processing will be unavailable till the Embassy special instructions.

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    15 December 2015

    Change of the processing time


    Kindly inform you that according to the Embassy of Lithuania instructions decisions on visa applications submitted on the 15 December 2015 and later will be taken approximately on the 4 January 2016 and not earlier than in 15 calendar days, not counting the day of submission.

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    14 November 2015

    Opening of Lithuania Visa Application Centres in Chernivtsi:


    Kindly inform you that effectively from 13 November 2015 Lithuania Visa Application Centre in Chernivtsi starts its functionality at the address: Chernivtsi, 31, Geroyiv Maydanu str.

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    16 October 2015

    Mobile Biometrics:

    Visa application center offers Mobile Biometric service for a cost effective price. Customer can book Mobile Biometric service for self, family or group which will make it much more cost effective for visa Customers with no need to come to Visa Application Centre.

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    13 October 2015

    Visa Application Centres of the Embassy of Lithuania in Ukraine will not accept visa applications on 14 October 2015.

    Dear Customers,

    Kindly inform you on the following:

    On 14 October 2015 Visa Application Centres of the Embassy of Lithuania in Ukraine will not accept visa applications. Passport collection and consultations will be available in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv, Odesa and Dnipropetrovsk Visa Application Centres.

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    13 June 2015

    Effective from 23 June 2015, Embassy of Republic of Lithuania to Ukraine kindly requests all Customers to plan their trips to Lithuania in advance.

    Attention! Due to implementation of Visa Information System (VIS) in Ukraine effective from 23 June 2015, Embassy of Republic of Lithuania to Ukraine kindly requests all Customers to plan their trips to Lithuania in advance.

    In order to apply for a Schengen visa after 23 June, 2015, please, contact the Call-Centre: (+38) 044 5949657 or (+38) 050 1179073 to verify application procedure. Call-Centre staff will provide you with all necessary information as regards submission time and date of a visa application.

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    05 June 2015

    Implementation of the rule of personal visa application submission from 8 June 2015


    Kindly inform you on the following:

    From 8 June 2015 Visa Application Centres of the Embassy of Lithuania in Ukraine will accept visa applications only from Customers in person. According to the Embassy requirements the rule of personal visa application submission applies regardless purpose of travel or Customer’s citizenship. Exclusion applies to minor Customer whose visa applications should be submitted by one of the parents or legal guardian on the basis of birth certificate or court decision respectively.

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    09 January 2015

    Please note that:
    Effective 26 May 2014 Visa Application Centre will be introducing the Form Filling service for the convenience of the Customers at the VAC. The service is purely optional and the Customers may avail this service at a nominal price of UAH 75 (all taxes included). Please contact the VAC staff to know more about the Form Filling service.

    Please download and fill in Personal Data Agreement.The Personal Data Agreement is also available at Visa Application Centers. To download Personal Data Agreement, please click here.


    Starting from the 10 June 2013, you can pay applicable fees using your credit card at Cashier desk in Kyiv Visa Application Centre,


    Starting from the 3 June 2013, you can submit your Visa application to Lithuania Visa Application Center without any prior appointment. Working hours are 08:30-15:30, Monday - Friday. Please, check exact address on a Contact us page.

    Embassy does not recommend Customers to take assistance from any kind of unauthorized agents - especially agents offering such services outside the Embassy and Visa Application Centre entrance. Neither the Embassy nor Visa Application Centre approve of such practices.