Tuesday, September 21

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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...
Bookings for Visa Purposes
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Bookings for Visa Purposes

For most kinds of Schengen visas, it is mandatory to show confirmed flight tickets. However, if you are skeptical about your travel dates, visit the below sites. Here, you will be able to book flights without immediate payment. The itinerary you receive will hold good for visa application. Yatra.com Learn more about their “Hold for free” policy here.flightreservationforvisa.comflightitineraryforvisa.com.visareservation.comschengenvisaflightreservation.com Most of the above sites only charge a nominal service fee for the bookings. Moreover with airlines like Emirates, you can book flights and pay later, the seats are reserved for 72 hours. This option will hold good if you visit the airline website directly or an office in person. You can always choose to go to a travel agent, who ca...
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...