From Monday, i.e. 15-01-2018, VFS is being shifted to new address mentioned below-:
VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd.
As per the latest update, please note that with effect from 02nd November 2015, Biometric (fingerprints & digital photo) has become a mandatory requirement for All Schengen Country Visas. Which means that all travelers applying for a Schengen visa will now have to come personally to the respective Embassy/VFS centre for biometric and application submission.
This biometric data will be valid for 5 years and the travelers, who have already given their biometric once, will not need to come personally for biometric/submission for next 5 years.
How the system will work, will be inform us later. Like we have to submit first and the VFS will give us the appointment or we have to take appointment from their web site
There are certain exemptions as follows:
As per All the Scghengen consulates in Mumbai, henceforth no handwritten passport will be accepted for visa submission.
All the visa application need to submit the Authorisation form also along with the visa application while submission, Authorisation form given below.
With immediate effect Orange carpet visa application will be submitted in Netherlands VFS instead of consulate.
Business Visa :
Valid passport valid for 6 months from the date
The Birth certificate will be accepted only in English Language.
If a PAX is going for more than 30 Days, a Work Permit Clause is required in the Invitation. "THE CLAUSE SHOULD BE AS MR. OR MS. WILL NOT BE ENGAGED IN ANY PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY AS PER WHICH A NETHERLANDS LAW WORK PERMIT IS REQUIRED".
Tourist Visa :
Valid passport valid for 3 months from the date
w.e.f. 2nd November 2015, all applicants have to come personally for submission & biometrics at VFS with prior appointment. Pls note we will take the appointment for submission & assist the applicant at VFS.
Visa Fee : Rs. 4,800/- Cash (Adult)
: Rs. 2,800/- Cash (Children between 6-12 years)
VFS : Rs. 1,190/-
VFS convenience : Rs. 160/-
Visa Sub. Time : As per the appointment timing.
Visa Time Taken: 15 working days
Download Application Form from http://www.vfs-nl-in.com/ OR