We constantly strive to offer a range of high end services to enhance customer satisfaction. As part of our constant and ongoing endeavor to add value to your experience we offer additional services designed to make the process easy and effortless. To use them, you will need to pay an extra fee in addition to the visa application fee.
For your comfort while applying for your Visa you can call us on +971 420 55761 to know more information on the additional services available.
An exclusive service to make your Russia Visa application relaxing, comfortable and convenient.
The lounge offers privacy and comfort, away from the hustle and bustle of the main application centre. Customers can relax in their own private booth within the tranquil and modern lounge, while VFS staffs take care of the entire process, from a personalised chauffer service to and from the VAC, to completion of the application form and payment.
The service cost is in addition to the visa application fees, and is available to customers applying at the Russia Visa Application Centre in Dubai. To book an appointment at the Platinum Lounge, please send in your name and contact number to the following email in Dubai – email@example.com or call us at +971 56 402 7722.
Key features of the Platinum Lounge include:
Through the Visa at your Door Step service, the applicant can request for their application to be submitted from a place and time convenient to them for an additional cost of AED 525 (all applicable taxes included) per application. The Russia Visa Application Centre will have a team of trained officers who will attend to the applicant who wish to submit their visa application through the Visa at your Door Step Service. This service aims to offer convenience to applicants who are occupied and find it difficult to submit their application at the visa application centre.
The Premium lounge service is available for those customers who would like to experience a dedicated service with individual attention of one of our staff.
This service provides the following amenities:
*You do not need to pay the additional photocopying, SMS and courier fee if availing the Premium Lounge service.
*Important note: Your visa will be processed and its status decided upon by the General Consulate of Russian Federation in Dubai, UAE. Using the Premium Lounge service does not mean that your visa will be processed faster than the usual turn-around period.
The Prime time service is mainly aimed to facilitate working professional and business executives who would prefer to apply outside of their own working hours.
Prime time service allows applicants to submit their application at Russia Visa Application Centre outside of normal business hours, at a cost of AED 189.00 for each applicant, in addition to the visa fee and service charges (all applicable taxes included).
Prime time will be available as per the timing below:
|Prime Time Business Hours|
|Sunday – Thursday||08:00 - 09:00
The service fee is non-refundable.
Important: This service does not imply or guarantee in any way that applicants using the prime time service will have a faster turnaround time or be successful in their visa application. All visa applicants must meet the requirements of the Embassy/Consulate rules.
Dedicated support from a VFS Global staff member:
With this service, you will get full dedicated support from a VFS Global staff member in completing your application and as an added benefit you will not have to wait in line to submit your application.
This service includes:
For further information, call us on 600 565 574 or write to us on RMSDXB@vfsglobal.com
A dedicated member of VFS Officers will make sure that you have all the supporting documents required. Our Trained staff will check your documents are correct, sort and arrange them for processing. This service is available for charge of AED 60.00 per application (all applicable taxes included).
A dedicated member of VFS officers will complete your visa application form online at a charge of AED 105.00 per application (all applicable taxes included).
Please note the Original passport, Hotel booking, Air tickets and Insurance will be required in order to complete the form filling service.
* All applicants are requested to verify the application form before submitting the documents.
VFS Global and its employees shall not be responsible for the contents and the accuracy of the information entered on the Visa Application Form, the responsibility lies with the applicant.
VFS Global shall not be responsible or liable for any adverse decision arising out of the contents or the accuracy of the information provided on the Visa Application Form
The express courier service is an upgrade to the regular courier service will still be made available. The benefit of the express courier service is that applicants opting for this service can have their passport and documents returned back on the same day at place of their convenience instead of personally coming to collect it rather than receiving it the following day.
Have your passport couriered to your location.
The visa application centre will courier your passport back to you once a decision has been made regarding your visa application. You can purchase this service at the visa application centre for a fee of AED 42.00 (all applicable taxes included). Please enquire about the courier service when you submit your visa application.
The Extended hours Passport Collection service is mainly aimed to facilitate working professional and business executives who would prefer to collect their passports outside of their own normal working hours. Extended Hours Passport Collection purchase allow applicants to pick up their passports after the decision on their visa applications is made, at a convenient time outside of normal business hours. Extended hours Passport Collection service will be available Sunday to Thursday 09:00 hrs to 15:00 hrs and 17:00 hrs to 18:00 hrs. This service can be bought for an extra fee of AED 35 (all applicable taxes included) per passport.
Receive SMS updates informing you of the status of your visa application
SMS news updates will be sent to you informing you of the status of your visa application. Once purchased, you will receive several automated feedback messages to your mobile number informing you on the status of your application. The service supports English language and re-assures you that your visa application is progressing towards the final stages of the visa application process. At the end of the process you will receive an automated email message to your registered email address provided in your application form, informing you that the Embassy/Consulate General has arrived at a decision with regards to your application. You will, however, not be informed on the outcome of this decision.
You can avail this service for AED 10.50 at the time of submission (all applicable taxes included)..
Note: This value added service is optional and is available only in UAE for local SMS only.
This is an optional service which is an add-on to return courier. This Service offers applicants an option of an enhanced compensation in case of damage or loss in transit during document transportation. A disclaimer will be required to be signed by applicants availing this service. This service can be bought for an extra fee of AED 10 (all applicable taxes included) per application.
Applicants using this service can have their photograph taken at the visa application centre. This service can be availed for an extra fee of AED 36.75 for 4 passport size photographs.
You may avail this service in the Visa Application Centre for a fee of AED 2.10 (all applicable taxes included).
Applicants may avail this service for a fee of AED 5.25 per page to have any document printed by e-mailing it to us (all applicable taxes included). Please note: this service can be availed only before the submission process at the counter.
|Services Provided||Fee (all applicable taxes included).|
|Platinum Lounge||AED 680.00|
|Visa at your Door Step Service||AED 525.00|
|Premium Lounge||AED 393.75|
|Prime Time Service||AED 189.00|
|Relationship Manager||AED 120.00|
|Document Check Service||AED 60.00|
|Assisted Form Filling Service||AED 105.00|
|Express Courier||AED 105.00|
|Courier Service||AED 42.00|
|Extended Hours (Passport Collection)||AED 35.00|
|SMS Alerts Service||AED 10.50|
|Assured Couier||AED 10.00|
|Photograph Service||AED 36.75|
|Photocopying Documents Service||AED 2.10|
|Documents Printing Service||AED 5.25|