From 5th of August 2019 au pair-application will not be processed by the Norwegian Embassy in Manila. The documents will be sent from Philippines to Bangkok.
As before, all applicants in the Philippines should submit their applications in person at the VFS Global Visa Center in Manila or Cebu. VFS Global will send the applications are sent to Bangkok for further processing at UDI. Au pair candidates will also be able to collect their visa at the VFS Global.
Courier fee to be introduced. Visa applications submitted in the Philippines will be subject to a courier fee to cover the cost of sending the application documents between the Visa Application Center and the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok. These fees are to be paid to VFS Global on your application day.
Ongoing Applications. Applications for Schengen visas submitted prior to 5th of August 2019 will be processed and finalized by the Embassy in Manila.
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