Service Fees

The fees are paid in advance in Philippine pesos into the Consular Office's local bank account according to the list of service charges below. The payment receipt must be presented during your appointment at the Consular Office.

If you are applying for a residence permit at the VFS Global application center in Manila, you must pay the application fee either in cash or by debit/credit card at the application center during your appointment there. Do NOT pay into the Consular Office's bank account.

If you have filled in your application through Enter Finland portal, you can pay the fee via Enter Finland.

The bank account details in Manila:
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Beneficiary name: Embassy of Finland in Kuala Lumpur/Consular Office in Manila
Account No :  3721-0076-76

Permits for entry and residence

Schengen visa

80 PHP4,400

Visa fee for children 6-11 years

40 PHP2,200

Visa fee for the citizens of following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia, Ukraine. For more information, please see: Visa facilitation agreements

35 PHP1,950

Visa for children under 6 years, family members of EU citizens and school pupils, students, postgraduate students and accompanying teachers who undertake stays for the purpose of study or educational training. For more information on cases where the amount of the visa fee may be waived or reduced, please see: Visa Code, Article 16

0 PHP0

Residence permits (including family relations)

520 PHP28,750

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

470 PHP26,000

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person

640 PHP35,400

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person, electronic application

490 PHP27,100

First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer)

560 PHP30,950

First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer), electronic application

410 PHP22,700

Residence permit for studies

450 PHP24,900

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

350 PHP19,350

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

270 PHP14,950

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years), electronic application

240 PHP13,250