News and Updates


  • 16 April 2019

    In addition to the visa processing fee stated in Fee table above, VFS charges a service fee of INR1600 /- per application. As of the 16 April 2019, the service fee has to be paid online when scheduling an appointment to submit the application; without pre-payment of the service fee, you will not be able to secure an appointment. The VFS Service Fee is in principle non-refundable, even if you do not attend your appointment. For more information, please contact our helpline number : +91 22 67866021 or email to: info.norwayin@vfshelpline.com

  • 27 March 2019

    The Norway Visa Application Center in PAN INDIA will be open on 19 and 22 April 2019

  • 21 February 2019

    Important Update

    Dear Applicants/Travel Agents/ Representatives: Please be informed that with effect from 22 February 2019 the list of travel insurance companies has been revised for visa procedures.

    List of Updated travel Insurance Company’s kindly click here on the link for the updated list.

  • 01 February 2019

    Important Update

    All Applicants applying for Visa in Norway is hereby notified that as per the instructions from Norway Embassy Third party collection of passports for Norway will be suspended from immediate effects, applicants will have to come in person to collect the passports or they can opt for the courier service at the time of submission of application at VFS office. The same is with effect from 04 February 2019 .

  • 15 October 2018

    The Norway Visa Application Center in Nepal will be closed on 16, 17, 18 and 19 October 2018 on the occasion of Dashain and on 7, 8 and 9 November 2018 on the occasion of Tihar.

     

  • 15 October 2018

    Update from The Norway Embassy.

    Dear Applicants, Representatives and Travel Agents

    As per the instructions received from The Norway Embassy, Visa Application Center  PAN India Will remain closed on 19 October 2018 on account of Dussehra.

  • 28 February 2018

    The Norway Visa Application Center in Nepal will be closed on 01 March 2018 due to Holi.

  • 05 February 2018

    The Royal Norwegian Embassy will remain close on 06 February 2018. However all VFS centers will remain open in order to accept applications and handover passports.

  • 11 January 2018

    The Royal Norwegian Embassy will remain close on 12 January 2018.

    The Royal Norwegian Embassy will remain close on 12 January 2018. However all VFS centers will remain open in order to accept applications and handover passports.

  • 30 August 2017

    News for Nepalese citizens going to Norway:Click here:

  • 17 January 2017

    Important Information

    We are glad to inform you that we are opening Norway Visa Application center in Bhutan on 20 January 2017.

    Address:

    VFS Global Services Pvt Ltd, Etho Metho Tours & Treks Pvt Ltd
    Luger Theatre Complex
    Post Box # 360
    Thimphu
    Kingdom of Bhutan

  • 11 January 2017

    Important notice- Child Biometrics

    Note: Live Photo will be captured for children of all age group. Therefore it is mandatory for minor children to be present at the time of submission.

  • 13 December 2016

    The Government of India has withdrawn with immediate effect (midnight of 08 November 2016) the legal tender character of the existing and any older series banknotes in the denominations of Rs 500 and Rs 1000.

    VFS will accept Visa fees and VFS logistic charges in all denominations of all notes other than the existing & old high denomination notes of Rs. 500 and Rs.1000 . VFS shall also accept demand drafts favoring VFS Global Services Private limited.

  • 15 December 2015

    Note: VFS Global shall have no liability for any delays, or for loss of or damage to any visa application, passport or other documents, caused by, or occurring whilst any application, passport or document is in the possession of, any third party postal or courier service, including transportation of visa applications, passport or other documents between VFS Global and Norway visas and immigration; and when being returned by VFS Global to the visa applicant.

  • 04 November 2015

    Change in the visa application submission process - Introduction of the Visa Information System (VIS) on 2 November 2015

    Changes in Schengen visa application process – India

    Visa Information System