Accra - Change of visa intake procedure as of 15 January 2018

To optimize the service to our visa clients, as of Monday, 15 January 2018, short-term Schengen and Dutch Caribbean visa applications may be lodged through the external service provider VFS Global in Accra.

How do I schedule my appointment with VFS Global?

Appointments for a Schengen or Dutch Caribbean visa may be made through either one of the below options:

  1. Make an online appointment via the website of VFS Global.
  2. Contact the VFS Global call center:
    * by telephone via the number; (+233) (0)30 274 6216 (Monday until Friday between 8.30 - 17.00 hrs, except for public holidays) or
    * via e-mail:

What is the fee for a visa?

At the overview of consular fees you can check the costs of a Schengen and Caribbean visa. Applications lodged via VFS Global are subject to an additional service fee.