General Information

Important – Please read.

All applicants must comply fully with the documents required for the category of visa they are applying for. incomplete applications will not be accepted, and alternative documentation other than that which is stated on the website will also not be accepted.

In the event an application is considered unacceptable at the time of the appointment, if the applicant cannot provide the correct documentation on the day of their appointment, they will be required to return and take a new appointment from our website at a later date to submit the complete application.

Please note : if the applicant wishes to go ahead and submit and application whereby documents may be missing, incorrect or in any way do not meet the requirements as per the documents required, the consulate may decline the application.

However, please be advised if the application is returned by the embassy requesting the missing documents or any other missing or incorrect information, the applicant must accept responsibility for any delay that may occur in processing the application in time for their date of travel.

Please note : that all decisions regarding the issuance of, the duration and number of entries for a visa are at the sole discretion of the embassy.

The acceptance of a visa application and documents by VFS does not guarantee the issuance of a visa. Once an application is forwarded to the embassy, they may request more documentation or make further requests from the applicant in order to process the application.