Welcome to VFS Global

VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in The Netherlands

Apply for a visa
Find information and begin your application

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Schedule your appointment with us

Find a centre

Information about your local centre
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Enjoy a faster, more convenient and more luxurious application

Important information

  • 20 May 2020
    Following Ministerial Instructions issued by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration of Canada on April 9 and on April 29, 2020, applicants can no longer submit an application for temporary residence in paper at the VAC. New Ministerial Instructions issued on May 19, 2020 have extended this measure until June 9, 2020.
  • 11 March 2020
    Due to the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak, it is strongly recommended that applicants choose to have their passports returned to them at an address of their preference by using the courier services provided by the Visa Application Centre.
  • 08 August 2019
    Booking an appointment is mandatory for biometric enrolment