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Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Immigration Services - Embassy of Finland, Hanoi : Immigration services


Lotte Center Hanoi, 24th floor
54 Lieu Giai street, Ba Dinh district
Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel.+84-4-3826 6788
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Immigration Services

All applicants applying for visa or residence permit must book an appointment with the Embassy in advance. To avoid any inconvenience or delays, it is strongly recommended that applicants read all the instructions carefully at Embassy’s website to well prepare the application before visiting the Embassy.

Appointment can be made at the Immigration Section: or tel. +84 4 3826 6788, Monday-Thursday between 13.00-15.00

Please make sure you arrive at the Embassy at the appointed time.

General Requirement

We strongly recommend that you should read the instructions carefully to have good preparation for your application to reduce time of submission & process.

Fraud documentation or information is likely to lead to refusal of an application.

To offer extra money or gifts is considered as bribery and is against the policy of the Embassy and the Laws of Vietnam and Finland.

Service hours: 9:00 – 12:00,  Monday - Thursday, closed on official holidays of Vietnam and Finland.

Telephone enquiry hours: 13.00-15.00, Monday – Thursday. Tel: + 84 4 3826 6788. Any call outside the above time will not be accepted. NB. As the time for enquiries is limited and there is only one line available, you are advised to read the instructions carefully and see more information at Frequently asked questions before making the calls.

Application languages: either in English, Finnish or Swedish. Documents in Vietnamese must be accompanied by an official English translation for visa application and legalized version for residence permit application. See more information about Legalization.

Supporting documents: must be in A4-sized paper, submitted at the same time at the service counter of the Embassy.

Service fees: charged in Vietnam dongs. Applicant receives a bank slip from the Embassy to pay the service fee to the bank account of Immigration Section at Vietcombank. A hand-written receipt will be issued by the Embassy and it must be carefully kept by the applicant for further reference. The application fee is non-refundable. The fees are subject to change due to exchange rate fluctuations.  EU/EEA-citizen’s family members can apply Schengen visa for free of charge. See current updated details under Service fees.

Application submission: the applicant must make an appointment with the Embassy in advance at: Tel: + 84 4 3826 6788, calling time 13:00-15:00 Monday-Thursday or

See instructions at:

Schengen visa

Residence permit

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Updated 1/3/2017

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