Additional Services
The services on the page are in addition to the visa application fee and can be paid in the visa application centre.

The additional services given on this page are provided by Visa Application Centre and the prices given are in addition to the visa application fee and service fee. These Optional additional services can be availed at the Visa Application Centre when you submit your application.

Pre Book your Services before visiting the Visa Application Centre

Call: 022-67866028 (Timings – 09.00 am to 06.00 pm Monday – Friday)

SMS Service (only applicable for Kolkata)

The SMS service updates customers in India on the movement of the passport. This is followed up with an automated email message to the applicants email informing them of the status of their visa application. The SMS text is available in English.

This service can be purchased for Rs 157/- (inclusive of Service tax) at the time a customer submits the visa application. The form can be downloaded in the comfort of home and filled in before going to the visa application centre. Click Here to download the SMS application form.

Note: This value added service is available in India (Local SMS only). Please read the disclaimer carefully before applying for this service.

Courier Service (only applicable for Kolkata)
In case you would like your passport couriered to your specified address, you can request this facility at the time of submitting your application. This optional service is available for an additional fee of Rs 300/- (inclusive of Service tax).

Form Filling Service (only applicable for Kolkata)
Applicants can now get their Visa Application Form filled-in at the Italy Visa Application Centre. The charges are Rs 157/- (inclusive of all taxes).

Internet Kiosk at the Kolkata Visa Application Centre
Internet Kiosk facility available at the Visa Application Centre in Kolkata; access the governments’ and VFS Global website and take prints of the Visa application form(s), and other documents.Cost: INR 20/- only per copy (inclusive of taxes)

  The above service offerings are optional.
  The fees mentioned include Service Tax @ 15% including Swachh Bharat Cess & Krishi Kalyan Cess.
  All the fees are payable in cash at the time of submitting your application.
  Applicants are requested to collect appropriate receipts while opting for these services.