Application information

Visa Application Fees

To apply for a visa, you will have to pay a visa fee and a service fee.

The visa fee is collected on behalf of the Consular Authority and the service fee is collected for the processing of your visa application at TLScontact.

Visa Application Fees


To apply for a visa, you will have to pay:

  • Visa fee - collected in Euro for the of the Consular Authority for the application processing;
  • Service fee - prepaid in USD only within 72 hours after booking an appointment in our website at any OMT branches (applicable for the appointment registered and validated on our site starting from 15 July 2022);
  • Additional Services - other optional services that an applicant chooses at TLScontact Visa Centre (for example: Premium Lounge, Prime Time Appointment, Express Courier Return, Photocopy, Translation, Travel Insurance, etc) and collected in USD only.

Attention: Payment of the visa fee and the service fees do not give any guarantee or right that a visa will be granted. The visa fee and service fee are both non-refundable and non-transferable if the visa application is denied by the Embassy staff or if the applicant decides to terminate his or her application.

 
Visa type EUR
Airport transit visa 80.00
Short stay Schengen visa (less than 90 days) 80.00
Nationals from Bosnia-Herzegovina*, Georgia, Kosovo, FYROM (Macedonia)*, Moldova, Montenegro*, Russia, Serbia* and Ukraine 35.00
Children between 6 and 12 years old 40.00
Long stay visa (more than 90 days) 99.00
Long stay Student visa without Campus France certificate (more than 90 days) 99.00
Long stay Student visa with Campus France certificate (more than 90 days) 50.00
Short stay French overseas Departments and Regions (DROM) (less than 90 days) 60.00
Short stay Schengen visa + French Overseas Territories(CTOM) 9.00
Transit visa + French overseas Departments and Regions (DROM) 140.00
Transit visa + French overseas territories (CTOM) 89.00
Schengen visa (less than 90 days) + French overseas Departments and Regions (DROM) 140.00
Schengen visa (less than 90 days) + French overseas territories (CTOM) 89.00

The following categories do not have to pay the visa application fees:

  • Child under six years old (for short stay visa application only);
  • French citizen’s spouse;
  • EU citizen’s spouse;
  • Scientific researchers (for short stay visa application);
  • French language teacher (for short stay visa application only and should provide a working certificate mentioning the teaching of the French language);
  • Nationals from Armenia*, Georgia*, Russia* and Ukraine* under 12 years old.

The service fee is 40.00 USD and mandatory for all the applications.This amount has been decided in agreement with the Consular Authority and corresponds to the different services provided by the TLScontact centre (i.e. visa application reception, data processing, information collection, appointments booking, etc.) and prepaid in USD within 72 hours (after booking an appointment on TLScontact website) at any OMT branches (applicable for the appointment registered and validated on our site starting from 15 July 2022).

Please make sure to have the exact amount in Euro for the costs of your visa fees since the exchange service is not available in the centre. Please note that the pieces of 500 Euro are not acceptable and that the 50 cents are the only cents accepted in the centre.

*According to the latest restrictions of the Lebanese banks, we would like to inform you that we are obliged to accept the dollar notes of the new edition only, which are not damaged and which do not contain stamps and writings.

The Only accepted Payment Method and Currency in the centre:

  • Cash;
  • In Euro only for visa fees and USD only for the Service fees and the Additional services.