Finland is outsourcing the submission of Schengen visa applications in Kosovo. Finland's Visa Application Centre maintained by VFS Global will be opened in Pristina on 19th of May 2017. The new Visa Application Centre will make it easier to apply for a Schengen visa.
Finland Visa Application Centre opens on 19.5.2017. The new website will be launched on 15.5.2017. From the website you will find contact information as well as information on applying the Schengen visa and service fees. An appointment at the Visa Application Centre can be booked online and the application can be completed electronically.
Phone helpline and E-mail service in Albanian and in English will open on 16.5.2017.
All the appointments scheduled to the Embassy will be transferred to Visa Application Centre after May 19. The applicants will be informed in person.
Address: VFS Global, Str. Pashko Vasa, nr.17 Pejton,
10000 Pristina, Kosovo
Call Centre: +381 38 412 712 / +381 38 412 812
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 09.00- 16.00
The applicant must always submit the application in person and must give his or her biometrics. Even after the Visa Application Centre has opened the Embassy processes the applications and makes all the visa decisions. The Embassy will continue handling all residence permit and passport applications