ADDITIONAL OPTIONAL SERVICES

The services mentioned here are optional. To use them, you will need to pay an extra fee in addition to the visa application fee. You must pay this extra fee when you attend the visa application centre only against payment acknowledgement receipt.

The following additional services are available at the Switzerland Visa Application Centres:

Services Description Service Charges PKR
Photo Booth Photo booth facility inside the center as per Swiss Visa photo specifications 780 PKR /4 Photos
Photocopy Documents Photocopier Facility 16 PKR /Per page
SMS Alerts SMS service which updates customers in Pakistan on the progress of their Visa Applications 315 PKR (Local SMS only)
Form Filling A personalised service provided by VAC staff to assist you with the completion of your application form 1560 PKR
Prime Time Submit your application outside of normal working hours 6600 PKR
Courier Return Have your passport couriered back to you instead of collecting it from the visa application centre 2200 PKR

Courier Return Service

Have your passport couriered back to you (within Pakistan) instead of collecting it from the VAC.

The visa application centre will courier the decision on your visa application, documents and passport back to you. You can buy the service at the visa application centre for a fee of 2,200 PKR (all applicable taxes included). Please enquire about this service when you submit your visa application at one of the service desks.

Prime Time application service

The Prime time service is mainly aimed to facilitate working professional and business executives who would prefer to apply outside of their own normal working hours.

This service allows applicants at Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore to submit their visa applications between the hours of 17:00 and 19:00 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. This service costs an additional PKR 6600 which is in addition to the visa and service fees.

Form Filling Service

A personalized service provided by VAC staff to assist you with the completion of your application form at the application centre.

Our staff will help you to complete the visa application form, asking the exact questions on the form, and recording the answers verbatim in the applicant’s own words. It is really important to note that we will not be offering advice. Our staff will ask you what category you are applying in and then you will be asked each and every question and we will enter the exact answer on the form.
Before finalising the form our staff will read the entered information back to you and will ask you to sign a disclaimer to confirm that all the answers are correct.

The service costs an additional PKR 1560. Using the Form Filling service does not imply or guarantee in any way that your visa application will be successful. All applicants must meet the requirements of the relevant immigration rules.