Belgium Visa Requirements & Fees For Nigerian Citizens

This article contains vital information about Belgium visa
requirements and fees for Nigerian Citizens planning to travel to Belgium. 

Belgium is one of the countries located in Western Europe,Its 
capital and largest city is called Brussels. 

Belgium Visa Fees & Requirements For Nigerian Passport Holders

Q: Types Of Belgium Visa?

1. Short Term Visa

The categories of visa listed under the short term visa include:-
  • Transit visa
  • Friends and family visa
  • Tourist visa
  • Business visa
  • Marriage visa 
  • Medical visa
  • Sports and cultural visa
  • Cohabitation Visa

2. Long Term Visa

The categories of visa listed under the short term visa include:-
  • Work permit visa
  • Professional card visa
  • Family Reunification with Non- EU Citizen
  • Study visa
  • Family Reunification with EU Citizen

Q: General Requirements For Belgium Visa For Nigerian Citizens?

Before applying for a Belgium visa,listed below are some of the important information you need to know:- 

1. You can apply for a Belgium visa via the vfs application center in Abuja or Lagos. 

2. You will need to secure a Schengen visa,if however you plan to visit many Schengen countries,endeavor to make sure you apply at the Embassy of the country  where you will be staying for the maximum number of days.

3. It's advisable that you submit your visa application up to 3 months to your date of travel,all documents should be submitted at least 3 weeks before date of travel. 

4. You will be invited for an Interview if the need arises,however Nigeria’s seeking for student visa or family reunion visa will be invited for an interview.

5. All visa application must be submitted personally. 

6. Make clear copies of all your original documents,including three clear copies of passport data pages and any previous visas.

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7. Download and carefully fill out the online application form.
8. Visa fees should be paid via the bank teller at application centers in Lagos and Abuja. 

9. Visit the application center with all necessary travel documents between 8am - 2pm from Monday to Friday,except on holidays. 

10. After submission,you can track your application online by entering your Reference Number and your Date of Birth.

Q. Belgium Visa Processing Time?

The visa processing time takes a minimum of 15 working days after the submission.

Q: How Much Is Belgium Visa Fees In Nigerian Naira?

The general visa fees for a belgium visa is € 60 which is approximately ₦ 25,600,The visa fee for children from the age of six years and below the age of 12 years is €35, which is approximately ₦ 15,000.