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Visa for Belgium

The Belgian Embassy in Addis Ababa kindly announces that, starting from 12th November 2018, the application procedure for visas to Belgium and Luxemburg has been outsourced to VFS Global Services.

All information on the new visa application procedure for Belgium and Luxemburg can be found on the following website: www.vfsglobal.com/belgium/ethiopia/index.html or telephone number +251 960437204.

Before you go to the VFS Application Center, do not forget to fill in the online visa application form: https://visaonweb.diplomatie.be/.

Address of VFS Application Center: Morning Starr Mall, 3rd floor, Bole Medhanialem, Addis Ababa.

Working hours of VFS Application Center: Monday - Friday, 08:00 am - 03:00 pm (no appointment needed).

Holders of Diplomatic or Service passports travelling for an official purpose remain welcome to file their application at the Belgian Embassy. Opening hours: Monday - Thursday 09:00 am - 12:00 am and 2 pm - 5 pm; Friday 09:00 am - 12:00 am.

Family members of a Somali national who has been granted the stutus of refugee or the subsidiary protection in Belgium, have to introduce their visa request to the outsourced service provider TLS in Nairobi (Kenya) starting from 1st January 2019. 

Applicants applying for a long stay visa (D Visa) are requested among others to bring a medical certificate. The Embassy of Belgium recognises certificates from the following medical centres: