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VISA to Denmark
South Africa
The Embassy of Denmark in Pretoria, South Africa, is pleased to announce the opening of a Visa Application Centre operated by VFS Visa Processing South Africa Pty Ltd.

The visa applications are to be submitted r at the Denmark Visa Application Centre in Pretoria, Cape Town and Durban. All applications will be assessed by The Embassy of Denmark, Pretoria. The Denmark Visa Application Centre offers the option of courier service for return of your documents submitted to us, directly at your doorstep. .

For Prospective Applicants

Applicants who wish to apply for a Visa are requested to kindly read the information on this site carefully. The guidelines listed on this site are to help you prepare your documents as accurately as possible. This will reduce the chances of your application being incomplete or a delay in being processed.

Please note that you may be required to appear before a Visa Officer for a personal interview at the Embassy of Denmark in Pretoria prior to a decision being taken on your application.

Step 1 : Only Short term visas are accepted at the VFS application centre. Please go to the link “All about your Visas” to understand details of Short Stay Visa’s. All applications are processed by VFS.
Step 2 : A visa application can be submitted by the Applicant in person only at the Denmark Visa Application Centre in Pretoria, Cape Town or Durban


The visa fee is to be paid in advance and to our bank account before handing in the application. Please remember to bring/submit your deposit slip and please put your passport number as a reference.

For applications submitted in person at the Visa Application Centre - it is mandatory to Schedule an appointment to submit your Short Stay application. Please click on the link to make an appointment

Important – Please visit the link PROCESSING TIME for information on how long the application will take.

Some applications may require further processing, which could take from 30-60 days.

To get an update on the status of your application please click here Please keep your date of birth and receipt number information handy while tracking your application status.

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