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Additional Services

VFS Offers additional services as an option for applicant to choose the value added Services.

SMS Service - track your application

What does it offer?

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 phone informing you what stage your application is within the process. The service supports the transfer of SMS text into the English language only 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 (in English only) to your registered email address, informing you that the Embassy of Norway has made a decision on your visa application and your documents have been returned.

You can buy this service for 400 naira only (VAT included), at the same time you submit your visa application form and supporting documents at the visa application centre.

Note: This value added service is optional.

Please read the SMS Service Disclaimer carefully before applying for this service.

Premium Lounge Service

VFS premium service lounge facility is available at the Visa Application Center in Abuja and Lagos.

The premium service lounge offers:

  • Separate lounge with personalized service by dedicated staff
  • Light refreshments
  • Faster submission of applications at the visa application centre

Note: This value added service is optional.

Important: This service does not imply or guarantee in any way that applicants using the premium service will have a faster turnaround time at the Embassy or be successful in their visa application. All visa applicants must meet the requirements of the Schengen immigration rules.

What does it cost?

The premium service lounge facilities are charged at 10,000 Naira- including taxes. This charge is in addition to the visa application fee.

How do I book?

Please ask for the service when you are at the Visa application center:

Timings - The service is available from 8:00 till 15:00

Photocopying service

There is a photocopying service at the visa application centre to facilitate you to submit your application.

Note: This value added service is optional.

Photographer Service

There is a photographer available at the Visa Application Centres to facilitate you to submit your application.

Note: This value added service is optional.

Courier Service

There is a courier service available at all the visa application centres for return of your passport at the address provided.

Please click here for Courier request form.

Please click here for Courier rates.

Kindly note the courier fee is charged per passport.

Note: This value added service is optional.

Please read the Courier Service Disclaimer carefully before applying for this service.

Online Form Filling Service.

We have dedicated staff and Internet facility to assist applicants to fill their visa application form online. Our staff will be in a position to assist applicants and guide them through the online form filling process.

The cost for the service is N3000.

Note: This value added service is optional.

Online Visa fee Payment.

The Business Centre provides facility to assist applicants to pay their visa fees online through their visa card. The Rate of Exchange will be fixed as per the Bank rate for the day. The staff on ground will inform the applicant the Rate of Exchange for the day and the same will be displayed on the notice board of the Business Centre.

The cost is N4000.

Note: This value added service is optional.