Additional Services

The services mentioned here are optional. To use them, you will need to pay an extra fee in addition to the visa application fee and VFS service fee and can be availed at the Visa Application Centre when you submit your application.

  Courier Passport Delivery
  Premium Lounge

Courier Passport Delivery

Applicants can have their passport and documents delivered to their home or office by paying a courier charge LKR 850/- (Inclusive of all taxes). Courier charges are non-refundable.

Premium Lounge Service

The VFS Premium Lounge service facility is optional and available at the Visa Application Centre in Colombo. The premium lounge service includes:

  Separate lounge with personalized service by dedicated staff
  Faster submission of applications at the Visa Application Centre
  Courier Return of your Passport
  SMS and E-mail alert on the status of your application
  Photocopying service

Important note: Your visa will be processed and decided by the France Embassy in Colombo. Use of the Premium Lounge service does not affect the processing time or decision of your application.

What does it cost?

The Premium Lounge service costs LKR.4300/- (Inclusive of all taxes) per application. This charge is in addition to the visa application fee and VFS service fee.

How do I book?

You need to book a regular appointment ( and email us the below details on the following email id in order to book an appointment to Premium Lounge. Appointment to Premium Lounge can be granted only on the same date as regular appointment.

  Full Name of the Applicant/s
  Passport Number 
  Purpose of Travel
  Visiting Country
  Contact Number
  Preferred Time

Please note:

  • All optional fees are non-refundable.