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Dear Applicants, kindly be informed that effective from 31 December 2013 VFS Lagos and Abuja centre will collect new visa fee as shown thus:

Application Type

Visa Fee in Euros

Visa Fee in Naira

Short Term visas (up to 90 days stay)
(Business, Tourism, Invitation, Sport competition, Medical treatment, Religious Purposes, Transit, Airport Transit)



Long Term visas (more than 90 days stay)
(Family Reunion, Employment, Self-Employment, Re-Entry)



Short Term visas for children going on tourism
(Between 0 - 6 years)



Short Term visas for children going on tourism
(Between 6 - 12 years)



Please Note:

  • The applicable visa fee in Naira is as per current exchange rate. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Naira in 500 & above only be accepted
  • The visa fee should only be paid at the time of submission of the documents at the Application center.

Visa categories that are exempted from the payment of visa fees are:

1) Dependant family (spouse, parents and children of Italian or European citizens);
2) Students attending Universities or some specific training;
3) Children less than 6 years of age for short term visa

Service Charges

Schengen Visa 6798
Courier Fee (For Abuja Applicants Only) 6798

The above fee is payable in cash at the VAC implant branch of Guaranty Trust Bank. Applicant also needs to pay 400 Naira's as bank charges.