VFS Global is now open for visa applications from applicants who have a worthy purpose of travel as listed on the website of the Danish police and travel dates before 31 August 2020. Applicants with worthy purposes and travelers to Iceland can submit applications but must contact The Danish Consulate before they apply.
Visa Applicants must meet the normal Schengen requirements.
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 equivalentIn accordance with the new Visa Code article 10(1) an applicant does not need to appear in person when lodging an application if fingerprints were collected from the applicant within the last 59 months.
Important Notice: Introduction of VAT component on service charges at the Visa Application Centre
The United Arab Emirates has announced the introduction of VAT (Value Added Tax) effective Monday, 01 January 2018, at a standard rate of 5%. VAT will be collected on taxable supplies of goods and services in the UAE, wherever applicable.
In accordance with the new VAT Law, VFS GCC LLC will be required to charge and collect VAT on services provided at the Application Centres and pay it to the Federal Tax Authority. VAT is a consumption tax that end users (applicants) shall pay and VFS GCC LLC will play the role of a collection agent on behalf of the taxation authority.