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.
- Courier service– 75 RMB per applicant
- Photo booth service – 40 RMB per applicant
- Photocopying service – 1 RMB per page
- SMS Status Update–15 RMB per application
At VFS Global, we constantly strive to offer a range of hi-end services to enhance customer satisfaction. As part of our constant and ongoing endeavor to add value to applicants’ experience, it is our privilege to offer the latest hi-tech SMS service, an express route to know the status of your visa application at your fingertips.
Easy to use, this revolutionary SMS service once purchased will launch an automated confirmation feedback message to the applicant’s mobile phone, at various stages of the visa application life-cycle. The service supports transfer of SMS in English/Mandarin and assures an applicant of his/her equanimity, with convenience at their finger tip. Additionally, this user-friendly service will be followed up with an automated email message to the applicants email ID informing them of the status of their Visa Application at various stages as a complimentary service with SMS.
Explore the goodness of this valuable service, which can be purchased for RMB 15 (VAT inclusive), during the time of submission of the visa application form.
If you wish to use this facility please add the SMS fee while making payment at the counter of the Visa Application Centre.
Note: This value added service is available only in China (Local SMS Only).
Please read the SMS Service Disclaimer carefully before applying for this service.
- Call back–15 RMB per application
Premium Lounge (Beijing, Shanghai Jurisdiction Optional)– 350 RMB per applicant
The Premium Lounge (PL) is an optional Value Added Service being provided for applicants who wish to avail the same. The PL services will be available for applicants at the additional charge of CNY 350 over and above the service fee and will include;
- Complimentary one way courier
- Complimentary SMS service for real time status updates
- Complimentary photocopy (up to 10 pages)
- Express check-in and checkout at the VAC
- Dedicated Premium lounge area for comfort
- Dedicated staff to attend the applicant
- Refreshments (Soft drinks)
- Passport Return Check (Beijing, Shanghai Jurisdiction Optional)
60 RMB / Person- Beijing, Shanghai VAC
120 RMB / Person- Satellite VACs
- Hub City Passport Collection (Collection in Beijing: Beijing Jurisdiction Optional; Collection in Shanghai: Shanghai Jurisdiction Optional)-20 RMB per application
Note: You can also choose to have passports checked at Embassy.
Above mentioned fees are to be paid only by cash in RMB.