Welcome to VFS Global
The VFS Visa Application Centre for the Netherlands in UAE is the official outsourcing partner for consular services for the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
IMPORTANT - Changes in the rules for Schengen visa applications and increase of visa fees
It is not possible to extend a visa. Not even if, due to circumstances, the visa expired unused. You will have to apply for a new visa.
19 March 2020The Netherlands Visa Application Centers closed
30 January 2020
The original passport must be submitted along with the application on the day of the appointment.
30 August 2019
Travelling with children under 18
If you are travelling to the Netherlands with a child aged under 18, be aware that additional rules apply, and that and identity checks may be carried out at the border.