Thailand Renews Contract With VFS Global For Processing Visa Applications Across India


Thailand’s Government has renewed its contract in order to process visa applications from India. As a part of the mandate, the visa service provider will roll out Dropbox service in tier II cities. Notably, VFS Global’s newest visa application centre in Lucknow will also accept applications for Thailand visas.

VFS Global has said the Thailand government has renewed a contract with it to process visa applications from India. The visa services provider will cater to travellers from India across visa categories through visa application centres and drop-off centres as per the jurisdiction of the Royal Thai Embassy in Delhi and Royal Thai Consulate General in Kolkata, Mumbai, and Chennai, VFS Global said.
 As a part of the mandate, VFS Global will roll out drop box services in tier II cities such as Ranchi, Aurangabad, Bhopal, Indore, Nagpur, Nasik, Coimbatore, Mangalore, Thiruvananthapuram and Vijayawada.
 Currently, this service is available at Agra, Amritsar, Dehradun, Jaipur, Ludhiana, Guwahati, Patna, Bihar, Bhubaneswar, Jamshedpur, Siliguri and Visakhapatnam.

The VFS Global’s newest visa application centre (VAC) in Lucknow, which had a drop box facility earlier, will also accept applications for Thailand visas.

“The renewal of the Thai visa contract attests to VFS Global’s superior business performance, commitment to improving customer experience, and unshakable faith placed in us by the 70 sovereign governments we work with, including Thailand,’’ said Prabuddha Sen, Chief Operating Officer – South Asia, VFS Global.