Welcome to the website of Belgium Visa Application Centre in Nigeria. VFS has been appointed as an outsourced partner by the Embassy of Belgium in order to facilitate the submission of your visa application .This website contains all information concerning the procedures and details about the submission of visa applications. Visa applicants are strongly recommended to carefully read all sections of this website in order to identify the type of visa meeting their requirement at best.

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the countries we represent for visas



  • The Belgian Embassy in Abuja represents Estonia, Lithuania, Luxemburg and the Netherlands (only for the northern part of Nigeria ) for short stay visa applications (max. 90 days).
  • The Belgian Embassy in Abuja represents Luxembourg for long stay visa applications (more than 90 days).
  • In Benin, Belgium is represented by the Embassy of France in Cotonou for handling short stay visa applications (except for certain types of visas like visas to get married, visa for official cohabitation, return visas or visa for medical treatment). Please consult their website for more information: www.ambafrance-bj.org/Besoin-d-un-visa.
  • In Togo, Belgium is represented by the Embassy of France in Lomé for handling short stay visa applications (except for certain types of visas like visas to get married, visa for official cohabitation, return visas or visa for medical treatment). Please consult their website for more information: www.ambafrance-tg.org/Visa-court-sejour-Schengen-moins
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  • Applicants applying for a Belgium visa would receive an automated email response indicating the status of the application, this is a complimentary service and a part of the service fee.

    Applicants choosing to avail SMS as optional value addition services would additionally receive SMS alerts on phone indicating the status of the application. Kindly read SMS service disclaimer

    Applicants who have not received such automated SMS from VFS are entitled to a compensation and are requested to contact the visa application center manager.

  • Dear Applicants,
    The Government of Nigeria has declared 29 May 2019 Wednesday as public holidays owing to transition to a new government, hence our Visa Application Centers in Abuja and Lagos will be remain closed on said date. Visa Application submission will resume on 30 May 2019, Thursday as usual.
  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here

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general information

Belgium Visa Application Centres

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News And updates

Please be informed that we are relocating to below new location in Abuja...

Published on 08 October 2018

Applicants above 18 have to pay an additional fee to Home Office...

Published on 11 November 2015

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