Service Fees

Payment instructions

The prices given in ZAR will change in accordance with the exchange rate of the Rand (below fees with the exchange rate of 20.00).

Service fees should be paid in advance to embassy's account. Please take proof of payment with you when visiting embassy. Residence permit fees may also be paid via internet when using Enterfinland.fi system.

Please note also that when applying for visa at VFS Global visa service centre visa fee and service fee are paid to their account. When applying for a visa at the embassy, visa fee (no service fee) is paid to the embassy's account, see details below.

Payment details

Passport and identity card

Passport

140 ZAR2,800

Fast-track passport

160 ZAR3,200

Temporary passport

175 ZAR3,500

Laissez Passer travel document

140 ZAR2,800

Identity card

90 ZAR1,800

Identity card when passport application filed at the same time

58 ZAR1,150

Permits for entry and residence

Schengen visa

80 ZAR1,600

Visa fee for children 6-11 years

40 ZAR800

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

35 ZAR700

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 ZAR0

Request for an administrative review

170 ZAR3,400

Residence permits (including family relations)

520 ZAR10,400

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

470 ZAR9,400

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person

640 ZAR12,800

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

490 ZAR9,800

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

560 ZAR11,200

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

410 ZAR8,200

First residence permit for an entrepreneur, start-up entrepreneur

480 ZAR9,600

First residence permit for an entrepreneur, start-up entrepreneur, electronic application

e-service

350 ZAR7,000

Residence permit for studies

450 ZAR9,000

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

350 ZAR7,000

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

270 ZAR5,400

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

240 ZAR4,800

Citizenship

Citizenship declaration

200 ZAR4,000

Citizenship declaration, electronic application

150 ZAR3,000

Citizenship declaration for a minor

100 ZAR2,000

Citizenship declaration for a minor, electronic application

80 ZAR1,600

Release from citizenship

520 ZAR10,400

Request for determination of citizenship status

100 ZAR2,000

Notarial and other services

Notarial certificate

30 ZAR600

Notarisation of transfer of property

160 ZAR3,200

Transfer of money to a Finnish citizen in distress

40 ZAR800

Transfer of the population data notification to the Digital and Population Data Service Agency

30 ZAR600