After you have submitted your visa application at the Visa Application Centre in New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata or Mumbai you can check your application status by entering your receipt number and date of birth.

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The Embassy of Finland will return processed passports to the Visa Application Centre. The applicants can collect the documents from the Visa Application Centre or subscribe for a Courier Service at the time of submitting visa application.

Applicants can get their passports from the Visa Application Centre within 30 days beginning from the date when the Visa Application Centre has received the passport from the Embassy. After 30 days the passports will be returned to the Embassy of Finland and can be collected there.

Documents required for collection of passports:

  • The original receipt
  • Copy of the data page of your passport (stapled in the receipt)

A family member can collect the passports that have been submitted together. If you can't collect your passport yourself, you should ask your passport to be returned by courier (additional fee).

In case you have lost the original receipt