UAE is the 33rd country globally in which VFS Global manages Denmark Visa Application Centres
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017: Residents of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) can now enrol for biometrics and submit their applications for visas to Denmark at the Visa Application Centres launched by the Royal Danish Consulate General in Dubai and the Royal Danish Embassy in Abu Dhabi.
The UAE is the fourth country in the Middle East and 33rd country globally, where dedicated Denmark Visa Application Centres, managed by VFS Global, have been launched for enhanced convenience and ease to applicants. The centre in Dubai was inaugurated by H.E. Mrs. Merete Juhl, Ambassador of Denmark to the United Arab Emirates and Qatar at a ceremony held on 15 February 2017. The centre is located at WAFI Mall, Level 2, Falcon Phase 2, Umm Hurrair 2, Dubai.
The centre in Abu Dhabi is lcated at Level 25, Shining Tower, Mubarak Bin Mohammed Street, adjacent to Khalidiyah Mall, Abu Dhabi. Services in both cities commenced on 15 January 2017.
Speaking at the inauguration, H.E. Mrs. Merete Juhl Ambassador of Denmark to the United Arab Emirates and Qatar, said, “It is my great pleasure to inaugurate the new Visa Application Centres in Dubai and Ab Dhabi. VFS Global has been carefully chosen to manage
the Denmark Visa Application Centres based on their recognised efficiency and professional
approach. It is of utmost importance to Denmark that visa processing is handled in a top
Added Mr. Vinay Malhotra, COO – Middle East & South Asia, VFS Global, “In our continued commitment to expanding our extensive global network of Denmark Visa Application Centres, we are privileged to bring streamlined and proficient visa application services to residents of the UAE travelling to Denmark. We are confident that the newly launched centres in Abu Dhabi and Dubai will deliver world-class services for an enhanced visa application experience to our applicants. We are honoured to be a part of the advancement of travel, be it for business or leisure, between the two nations”.
VFS Global has partnered with the Government of the Kingdom of Denmark since 2008, and currently serves the client in 33 countries from a vast network of 104 visa application centres globally. In the UAE, the company presently serves a total of 25 client governments since 2004.
The key features of the centres include:
- Convenient and centrally accessed location
- Professional staff with local language capability
- Well-appointed centre for enhanced comfort to applicants
- Automated Queue Management System for smooth flow of applicants
- Dedicated website for easy access to information including visa categories, requirements, check-list and applicable fees
- 100% secure handling of passports, documents and personal information
- Door-step delivery of passports
- Premium Lounge for personalised and comfortable service
Denmark Visa Application Centres
Abu Dhabi Address: Shining Tower, Level 25, Mubarak Bin Mohammed Street, Adjacent to Khalidiyah Mall, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dubai Address: WAFI Mall, Level 2, Falcon Phase 2, Umm Hurair 2, Dubai - 114100, UAE
Helpline: +971 4205 5718
Business hours: 0900hrs to 1700 hrs (Sunday to Thursday)
Submission Timings: 0900hrs – 1500 hrs | Sunday-Thursday (except holidays as declared by the Embassy)
Passport Collection: 0900hrs –1700 hrs | Sunday-Thursday (except holidays as declared by the Embassy)
*VFS Global will be responsible only for accepting applications for the Royal Danish Consulate General in Dubai. All applications submitted will continue to be assessed and processed by the Royal Danish Consulate General in Dubai. Timelines for turnaround of visas are as per the discretion of the Consulate General and Embassy.