26 April 2017
Biometrics in the visa application submission process
All applicants applying for a Schengen visa for the first time or applicants who have not previously given biometric data shall submit biometric data - ten fingerprints and a photo. The only exception to this is applicants who have submitted their finger prints on and after October 12, 2015 and children under the age of 12. Applicants who qualify under this category may wish to send their applications by Post. Please click here for more information.
13 April 2017
Visa Application Centre in Chengdu will be closed on 14 April 2017.
Due to State Grid maintenance on 14 April 2017, kindly be informed that Visa Application Centre in Chengdu will be closed for the whole day. We regret for the inconvenience.
10 March 2017
Visa Application Centre in Hangzhou will be closed on 28 March 2017 early at 12:30.
Due to the Consulate event on 28 March 2017, kindly be informed that Visa Application Centre in Hangzhou will be closed early at 12:30. We regret for the inconvenience.
27 February 2015
Administrative Fee for long stay visa for Belgium from 2 March 2015 ONWARDS, click here for more information.