(APPLIED THROUGH VFS) KINDLY PROVIDE ALL THE DOCUMENTS IN A4 SIZE. PLEASE DO NOT STAPLE ANY DOCUMENTS
- 1. Valid visa stamped on the old passport is automatically cancelled and applicant must apply for fresh visa.
- The Embassy reserves the right to ask for additional documents and/or for a personal interview. IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR BIOMETRIC: From 2nd November 2015, Biometric is mandatory which will be valid for 59 months. Personal appearance for visa application submission is mandatory for every traveller after 2nd November. madhavimmigration provides very premium services for Schengen as listed below:-
- Appointment Taking
- Documentation Assistance and Scrutiny
- Visa Fee Preparation
- Meet and Assist for Biometric Submission
- Dispatch of Passports
Kindly note that in case of any shortcoming in visa form or documents, the applicants would be asked to take a fresh appointment and visit again. Hence, WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND TAKING EXPERT SERVICE OF MADHAVIMMIGRATION.COM TO AVOID ANY SUCH HASSLE OR RE-VISIT FOR VISA SUBMISSION. Following travellers are exempted from Biometric
- Children under 12 years of age
- Persons for whom the collection of fingerprints is physically impossible
- Sovereigns and other senior members of a royal family, Heads of State and members of the national Governments (with their official delegations and spouses) if they travel for official purposes.
- Applicant who have VIS printed on their last Schengen visa (provided the last Schengen visa is issued within 59 months)
NOTE If the Embassy wishes, Pax can be called for an Interview. Passport Collection Norms : There are two options for passport collection. Option-1: Counter collection, which can be done only by the Applicant (carrying the Original VFS Receipt) OR any of the below personnel.
- Family Member (Blood relative) who needs to carry – proof of relationship, original VFS Slip, Authorization Letter duly signed by the Applicant for collection of the passport, Government Photo ID of the person going to collect the passport.
Option-2: Courier Collection : VFS sends passport through courier (one passport per courier) VFS courier charges applicable.