VFS Services

Additional services

VFS Offers additional services as an option for applicant to choose the value added Services.

SMS Service - track your application


What does it offer?

SMS news updates will be sent to you informing you of the status of your visa application. Once purchased you will receive several automated feedback messages to your mobile phone informing you what stage your application is within the process. The service supports the transfer of SMS text into the English language only and re-assures you that your visa application is progressing towards the final stages of the visa application process. At the end of the process you will receive an automated email message (in English only) to your registered email address, informing you that the Embassy of Norway has made a decision on your visa application and your documents have been returned.

You can buy this service for FCFA1200 only (VAT included), at the same time you submit your visa application form and supporting documents at the Residence Permit application centre.


The service works only for GSM mobiles.

Note: This value added service is optional.

Please read the SMS Service Disclaimer carefully before applying for this service.


Photocopying service

There is a photocopying service at the Residence Permit application centre to facilitate you to submit your application.

Note: This value added service is optional.


Photographer Service

There is a photographer available at the Residence Permit Application Centre to facilitate you to submit your application.

Note:This value added service is optional.