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

60 PHP3,400

Visa fee for children 6-11 years and 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 PHP2,000

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)

470 PHP26,700

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

420 PHP23,850

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person

600 PHP34,100

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

400 PHP22,750

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

550 PHP31,250

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

350 PHP19,900

Residence permit for studies

360 PHP20,450

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

300 PHP17,050

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

250 PHP14,200

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

220 PHP12,500