Important Information

  • Effective 01 September 2020 Collection from the Visa Application Centres will not be permitted. All Processed applications must be returned via courier.
  • The Denmark Visa Application Centre in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore re-opens effective 22nd June 2020. Customers can submit residence and work permit applications and visa applications with a worthy purpose into Denmark as defined by Danish authorities as a temporary measure to control the spread of COVID-19. The list of worthy purposes can be found here.

    Due to safety procedures in the handling of cases, there may be a longer processing time than normally.

    All customers must have prior approval from the Embassy of Denmark in Pakistan prior to booking an appointment and submitting an application. The Embassy of Denmark in Pakistan will provide details on the submission process during the approval process. No applications will be submitted without prior approval from the Embassy of Denmark in Pakistan.

    Your safety is our priority. As part of precautionary measures, customers visiting our Visa Application Centres will be subjected to body temperature checks to assess their health conditions and required to wear a face mask and gloves. Customers exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms, including fever (higher than 38 degrees Celsius), cough and difficulty breathing will be allowed to reschedule their application submission for another day and will be advised to seek medical attention at the nearest healthcare facility of their choice.

    Apart from the safety procedures conducted, please note that:

    1. Limited number of customers will be allowed inside the Visa Application Center at a time.
    2. No Walk-ins will be allowed. Only customers with an appointment will be allowed in the Visa Application Center, Any customer who are more than 10 minutes late or early of their scheduled appointment time will not be allowed to enter the Visa Application Center and will have to book another appointment.
    3. Only customers submitting applications can enter the Visa Application Center, No accompanying family members are allowed to enter.
    4. Social distancing measures must be followed at all times when inside the Visa Application Center.
    5. The following precautionary measures will be in place at this Centre In line with guidelines of the World Health Organisation and local authorities, our employees at this Centre are maintaining various preventive measures such as disinfecting high-contact surfaces, body temperature screenings, use of hand sanitizers, regular hand-washing, and social distancing practices.
  • Temporary closure of VFS’ Visa Application Centers for Denmark
  • From 20 March 2020 The Embassy of Denmark will not accept any visa applications therefore the VACs in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad will not be accepting any applications for Danish visas
  • Measures implemented due to the Corona virus/COVID-19 and possible entry restrictions

    The Danish Government has implemented extensive precautionary measures due to the Corona virus/COVID-19. You can still apply for a visa to Denmark, however additional restrictions on entry into Denmark might be imposed in the coming days.

    These include, among other things, the possibility of medical examination on arrival, possible quarantine on arrival from high risk areas and the possibility of rejection of foreigners arriving from high risk areas at the border.

    Please stay updated on and For information on precautionary health measures implemented in Denmark, please visit the Danish Health Authorities’ website

    For further information please click here

  • As a precautionary measure and in order to avoid the spread of the novel Coronavirus/ Covid-19, all applicants visiting the Visa Application Center are required to have their body temperature checked at the entrance. Those who have a fever will be asked to leave and return another day when their health improves.
  • Increased fees for visa applications

    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

  • Delay in transportation of applications from Lahore due to adverse weather. For more information click here.
  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here