Travelers who intend to visit Austria have the option to submit their visa applications at the offices of VFS in Lagos or Abuja without having to book an appointment in advance. VFS facilitates the submission of visa applications including taking finger prints and forwards applications to the Austrian Embassy in Abuja for further processing.

The application form must be printed out, filled out correctly, signed by the applicant and submitted personally.

Information on documents to bring along to VFS 

Kindly ensure that all required documents for the application are available before submitting your application to VFS. Also make sure to submit your application at least 21 days before your travel date.

For more information about the application forms, list of insurance companies and VFS services, please visit

 For Abuja:
Austria Visa Application Center
38 Lobito Crescent,
Wuse II, Abuja Nigeria
Submission Timings: 08:00 – 15:00
Passport collection Timings: 08:30 – 15:00

For Lagos:
Austria Visa Application Center
Plot 110, Admiral Ayinla Way,
Opposite Treasure Garden Estate,
Third Roundabout, Lekki Phase I – Lagos
Submission Timings: 08:00 – 14:00
Passport collection Timings: 11:00 – 16:00