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Visa Application Fees

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.

Visa Application Fees


To apply for a visa, you will have to pay:

  • Visa fee - collected for the of the Consular Authority for the application processing;
  • Service fee - collected for the processing of your visa application at TLScontact;
  • An administrative fee - has to be sent directly to the Belgium Ministry of Foreign Affairs before applying for some visa categories of long-term visa (more than 90 days).

Attention: Payment of the visa fee and the service fees do not give any guarantee or right that a visa will be granted. The visa fee and service fee are both non-refundable and non-transferable if the visa application is denied by the Embassy staff or if the applicant decides to terminate his or her application.

 
Visa type EUR RUB*
Long stay national visa, more than 90 days* 180.00 13,320.00
Short stay Schengen visa, less than 90 days:
  • Citizens of Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine;
  • Citizens of Albania, Moldova, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina with non-biometric passports.
35.00 2,590.00
Short stay Schengen visa, less than 90 days (citizens of tther countries) 60.00 4,440.00
Short stay Schengen visa, for children below 18 years old (citizens of Ukraine and Moldova) Free Free
Short stay Schengen visa, for children between the age of 6 and below 12 years old 35.00 2,590.00
Short stay Schengen visa, for children between the age of 6 and below 12 years old (citizens of Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan) Free Free
Short stay Schengen visa, for child under six years of age Free Free

The visa fee is mandatory for all visa applications unless you are within the exemption categories.

* The visa fee, only collectable in RUB, may change as a result of currency fluctuation.

The visa fee is fixed in EUR but payable only in RUB. The exchange rate between these currencies is decided by the Consular Authority and is updated periodically, therefore the amount you are requested to pay may differ from those quoted above.

The service fee, mandatory for any visa application, is RUB 1,850.00 (Moscow, Saint Petersburg) and RUB 2,070.00 (Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Rostov on Don). This amount has been decided in agreement with the Consular Authority and corresponds to the different services provided by the TLScontact centre (i.e. visa application reception, data processing, information collection, appointments booking, etc.).