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VISA to Belgium
Required Documents

Please carefully read the requisite documents that you need to submit together with your visa application. Please make sure that you have all the documents indicated in the list, since no visa application would be accepted if one or several documents are missing.
Applicants are requested to fill the visa application form carefully, as the visa stamping will be done on the basis of information provided in the form. Belgium Embassy will not entertain any correction on visa if the applicants have filled in the wrong data in the application form.
Applicants are requested to come to visa application centre to apply for visa with form filled in. Applicants coming for visa application without form or blank form will be asked to fill in the form first before entering the centre.
Make three clear copy of passport data pages and any other previous visas.
Make clear copy of all the original documents.

Number of days for which the visa will be issued will be decided by the Belgium Embassy.


Visa application form
Medical certificate


Short stay visa's

Documents required for tourist visa
Documents required for business visa
Documents required for friends and family visa
Documents required for contacting marriage in Belgium visa
Documents required for medical visa
Documents required for sports and cultural visa

Long stay Visa's

Documents required for work permit visa
Documents required for professional card visa
Documents required for study visa
Documents required for study Visa scholarship
Documents required for Family Reunification with EU Citizen
Documents required for Family Reunification with Non- EU Citizen
Documents required for Cohabitation Visa


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All applicants will submit their applications to VFS Application Centre with the following exceptions

Holders of Diplomatic Passports
Spouses/husbands of EU Citizens. Children of EU citizens.

Thèse groups can/will apply directly to the Embassy,

If they voluntarily opt or prefer to submit at the VFS Visa Application Centre, in which case service charges must be borne by the applicant and paid at the Centre only.

Submission at any Visa Application Centre does not foreclose the possibility of an interview. An applicant may be invited by the Embassy if the need arises to do so.

Interviews are compulsory for Student Visas and Family Réunion.... applicants in this category should have a mindset on this, as they can be called upon anytime for the interview in Abuja

Applicants are requested to read the following steps carefully before submitting their application at the Belgium Visa Application Center, Lagos and Abuja.

Step 1
Applicant is required to submit their application personally at the application centre. In the case of minor, parent or guardian must accompany them on the day of submission.

Step 2
Make a clear copy of all the original documents, three clear copy of passport data pages and applicant’s any previous visas.

Step 3
Complete the visa application form from our website.
Click here to download application form for short stay
Click here to download application form for Long stay

Step 4
Pay the applicable visa fee and service fee at the bank teller counter at the Visa Application Centers (Lagos & Abuja).

Step 5
Along with application form and documents mentioned on this site applicant can come to VFS application center at the below mentioned addresses between 08:00 to 14:00 Monday - Friday , except the holidays observed by the Belgium Embassy and Federal Government of Nigeria)