To apply for a visa, you will have to pay a visa fee and a service fee.
The visa fee is collected on behalf of the Consular Authority and the service fee is collected for the processing of your visa application at TLScontact.
To apply for a visa, you will have to pay:
These fees are payable to TLScontact visa application center by debit or credit card (American Express cards are not accepted).
The visa fee is collected for the Embassy of Belgium, in London for consideration of your visa application and the service fee is collected for the processing of your visa application at TLScontact.
Credit / Debit card accepted for payments: MasterCard - Maestro - Visa - Visa Electron - Solo - VCB.
Attention: Payment of the visa fee and the service fee does not guarantee that a visa will be granted. The visa fee and the service fee are both non-refundable and non-transferable if the visa application is denied by the Embassy of Belgium, in London or if you decide to terminate your application.
Attention:Increased visa fees for short stay visa following the revision of the Schengen Visa Code, implemented for all Schengen States. Please note that as of February 2, 2020 the Schengen visa fee per visa application will increase from 60 to 80 euros (equivalent amount in local currency). For children between 6-12 years old the visa fee will increase to 40 euros (or equivalent) and for the children between 12-18 years old the visa fee will increase to 80 euros. No change for other categories (Long Stay national visas, EU agreement). Visa for children under 6 years old and the family members of EU nationals remain free of charge.
|Short stay visa||80.00|
|Facilitation agreement countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kosovo, Russia, Ukraine and Belarus) (Short stay visa less than 90 days)||35.00|
|Short stay visa for children from 6 to 12||40.00|
|Short stay visa for children from 12 to 18||80.00|
|Airport transit visa||80.00|
|Short stay Schengen visa (less than 90 days)||80.00|
|Long stay visa (more than 90 days)||180.00|
* The visa fee is only collectible in GBP, and may change as a result of currency fluctuation.
The visa fee is GBP 35.00 for:
Exemption of visa fees:
Please note the following exceptions and reductions apply:
The proof of partial or full fees exemptions must be submitted.
The visa application fee is fixed in euro but payable only in British Pounds. The exchange rate between these currencies is decided by the Embassy of Belgium, in London and is updated periodically, therefore the British Pounds amount you are requested to pay may differ from those quoted above. Please note that your visa application fee receipt will only quote the fee paid in pounds.
The service fee amounts to GBP 26.55 for any visa application submitted via TLScontact.
This amount has been decided upon an agreement with the Embassy of Belgium in London and corresponds to the services provided by the TLScontact visa application centre:
Those services are subject to the payment of additional fees: