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Advisory regarding Consular Services

In view of the current situation due to Novel Corona Virus (COVID - 19), Public dealing at the Consular Section (Opernring 1, Stiege E (4th Floor), 1010 Vienna, Austria) and Visa Facilitation Centre ( BLS International Visa Services Center are being suspeded from Tuesday (17 March 2020) until further notice. All are advised not to visit the Embassy Consular Wing/Visa Facilitaion Center and instead send their documents for COnsular Services by post to the Embassy COnsular Wing (Opernring 1, Stiege E (4th floor), 010 Vienna, Austria) followed by an intimation through email to cons.vienna@mea.gov.in and cons1.vienna@mea.gov.in

For emergency services, priop appointment may be sought via e-mail

Important phone numbers:
Main reception +43 1 505 86 66 (from 1000 hrs - 1300 hrs and 1400 hrs - 1700 hrs)
Consular wing +43 1 585 07 93 46 (from 1000 hrs - 1300 hrs and 1400 hrs - 1700 hrs)

For Emergency consular assistance outside office hours,
please call +4315058666 (landline); +43-6768943748801 (mobile)

- “We at BLS International have always valued and ensured the privacy of all our  stakeholders and with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force effectively from 25 May 2018, BLS INTERNATIONAL has updated its Privacy Policy making the company duly complied with all the applicable provisions of European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) along with amendments, if any.

This new regulation is designed to unify the current data protection privacy laws throughout the EU, and to enhance the rights of European residents to protect their personal information. Our  privacy policy entails the details regarding processing of personal data along with lawful grounds of -collecting, retaining and protecting it.

The new Privacy Policy applies to BLS International and all its Associates, Subsidiaries and Group Companies  effectively from 25th May 2018.

If you have any queries or any grievances related to GDPR, please feel free to contact our Data Protection Officer through email at dpo@blsinternational.net


The applicants are requested to come to the VAC personally for Biomatrix wef 02-January-2017

- Since 1 Dec. 2011 it is mandatory to fill visa application form online and then apply with the print out at the Visa Application Center.

- Consular surcharge of € 2.00 shall be levied on all consular services (Visa, Passport, OCI, PIO, Misc. Services etc.) w.e.f. 01.01.2013

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