VFS Dubai – Visa Application & Passport Collection

The main VFS centre is located at WAFI Mall and the hours of operation are from 9 AM to 4 PM for passport collection and also for visa submission. Service fees for VFS might differ based on the countries you are applying the visa. In addition to this for getting the passport back, there is a courier service charge around 38 AED which will be also collected by the VFS application centre. The appointment centre can be contacted using the below phone number..

VFS Visa Application Centre
WAFI Mall, Level 2,
Falcon, Phase 2,
Umm Hurair2, Dubai
Phone:971 4 2055 666

Note: On Fridays, the timings are little different and they are from 8:00 AM – 13:00PM and then 14:30 – 16:00 PM

VFS also provides additional services such as noted below for some additional fees

TypeDaysWorking hours
Business hoursMonday to FridayNorma: 08:00 – 16:00
Extended : 16:00 – 18:00 (Biometric appointments)
Passport collectionMonday to Friday08:00 – 16:00
Walk-in hoursMonday to Friday08:00 – 16:00

Type of Service Price
Premium Longue460 AED
Photocopy (per page)1.50 AED
Printing (per page)2.75 AED
USB Drive18.25 AED
1 Way Courier (per package)21.00 AED

Parking: Wafi Mall has more than 1,000 automated paid covered parking bays. Parking is free when the parking time is less than 3 hours on all working days, after that  you will be charged AED 15 for the 4th and AED 10 for every subsequent hour. Valet parking is also available. Any information about parking charges and payment options can be obtained from the customer service desks located within the mall.

Map of VFS centre in Dubai

  • Children less than 18 years of age need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. This cannot be a member of the Visa Application Centre staff.
  • Elderly, or disabled applicants who require assistance in order to submit their applications. Applicants who fall into these categories should advise the security staff on arrival at the Visa Application Centre.

VFS allows Mobile phones and they should be switched to silent or vibrate mode. They should be switched on before we enter the VFS center and the devices that cannot be switched are not allowed inside the application centre. None of the bags will be permitted inside VFS (except a plastic bad which contains your application). Photography using camera or mobile phones are not permitted and there also other items which might not be permitted inside the Visa application centre.