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Reopening of VFS Visa Application Centres in India
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Reopening of VFS Visa Application Centres in India

Many people are eagerly awaiting the reopening of VFS Visa Application Centres in India. Good News is that, many centres have resumed operations in most parts of India. However, their operating hours are limited and subjected to the local lock down restrictions. Below is a quick update on the Centres for European Countries that are open since September. Sl. No.CountryVisa Application CentreApplications Accepted forDate of Resumption of Operations1Netherlands South Mumbai/ HyderabadBlue carpet (seaman) and re-entry visas21 September2Netherlands Kolkata Limited category long and short stay 21 September3NetherlandsNew DelhiPassport Collection Services21 September4AustriaSouth Mumbai Student, visitor and work visa 21 September5AustriaBengaluru/ Chennai/ Hyderabad/ KochiLimited long stay...
VFS’s On Demand Mobile Visa for UK, EU countries
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VFS’s On Demand Mobile Visa for UK, EU countries

As most of you are aware, VFS Global is an agency to whom several countries have outsourced their visa services. As part of their premium services, they provide On Demand Mobile Visa service, wherein you can go through the entire visa application process from the comfort of your home or office. The service is available for a few countries and that depends on 1. your place of residence and 2. which country are you applying to. The Good news is this service is available in INDIA, UAE among others for visa applicants to many European countries, UK included. Highlights Quick, streamlined and convenient process Date and time is flexibleAvailable to individuals and group applicants (eg, families, businesses, student/summer school parties and tour groups)Ideal f...
Moving to Germany from India, a starter guide!
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Moving to Germany from India, a starter guide!

To go to any country, the first and foremost thing is getting your visa done. This is of course after having a valid passport in hand. Now,The official partner of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany is VFS Global, through whom you can apply for Schengen Visas.VFS GlobalHowever, for Long Term Visas/ National Visas, you will have to go directly through the consulate. ’German Missions in India A visit to both these websites will give you a step by step guide on Visa Applications and other related services. However, at a glance, you will need to do as follows: Choose the right visa type & locationBook an appointmentPrepare your documentsVisit the visa application centre for an interviewCollect your passport From Experience! Ensure that your passport nee...