In Bangladesh

Visa Application Centre



VFS Global Bangladesh Pvt. Ltd.
UK Visa Application Centre

4th Floor, Delta Life Tower, Plot 37, Road 90,

North Avenue, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Sunday to Thursday:

Working hours: 08:30 - 16:30

Applicants wishing to lodge applications are requested to enter the visa application centre between 08:30 - 14:00

Passport delivery: 08:30 – 16:00


The visa application centre in Sylhet is user pay and all applicants applying from Sylhet need to pay a GBP 55 ( 6599 BDT) charge at the same time as paying for their visa.

You do not have to pay this fee if you are exempt from the visa application fee (EEA Dependent).

VFS Bangladesh Pvt. Ltd.
UK Visa Application Centre
7th Floor, Nirvana Inn, Mirza Jungle Road,
Ramerdhigir par, Sylhet-3100, Bangladesh:

Opening hours: 08:30 - 16:30, Sunday to Thursday

Applicants wishing to submit their visa applications are requested to visit the visa application centre between 08:30 - 13:00

Passport delivery: 08:30 – 16:00 (In person) and 14:00 – 16:00 (3rd Party Collection)

Appeal passport submission: 09:00 - 14:00


Visit the visa application centre

All visa applicants must apply in person at the visa application centre to submit their biometric data. Even exempt categories and children less than 5 years old need to attend the visa application centre. If you refuse to submit your biometric data, your visa application cannot be processed. Applicants under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult when giving their biometrics; this cannot be a member of the visa application centre staff. Biometrics cannot be taken for visa applicants under the age of 18 who are unaccompanied. A visa application can only be processed after your biometrics has been taken.

Important note: You will not be able to submit further documents after you have submitted your application at the visa application. The documents you submit at the time you made your application are the only documents that can be considered.

Customers with disabilities

All visa application centres have step-free access for wheelchairs. Applicants who have a disability or who have accessibility requirements are encouraged to bring someone to assist them. Lifts are also accessible for use where necessary. Please note that VFS Global staff will be available to assist any applicant with special needs.

Security information:

Please note that access to the visa application centre is restricted to visa applicants only.  The only exceptions to this policy are:

  • Children less than 18 years of age need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. This cannot be a member of the visa application centre staff.
  • Elderly, medically infirm or disabled applicants who require assistance in order to submit their applications. Applicants who fall into these categories should advise the security staff on arrival at the VAC.

Mobile phones are permitted in the visa application centre, but they must be switched to silent or vibrate mode.  They should be switched on before entering the VAC. Devices that cannot be switched on cannot be taken into the visa application centre.

Under no circumstances is photography, filming or audio recording permitted. Mobile phones have to be put away when you are dealing with our staff.  

Only one airline cabin size bag 45 cm x 30 cm x 20 cm (18” x 12” x 8”) per applicant is permitted in the VAC . Larger bags cannot be taken into the visa application centre and must be stored elsewhere.

For security reasons the following items will not be permitted inside the visa application centre.

    • All battery operated or electronic items such cameras, tablets, audio/video cassettes, compact discs, MP3s, floppies, laptops, or portable music players ,hard disk drive (HDDs), pen/thumb drives, spy devices, audio recorders, or other devices which can hinder the centre’s functioning
    • Sealed envelopes or packages.
    • Any inflammable item such as matchboxes/ lighters/ electric cigarettes /fuel.
    • Any sharp objects such as scissors, pen knives or nail filers.
    • Weapons, weapon - like objects or explosive material of any kind.

Other items may be prohibited based on security staff discretion.

Please note: The visa application centre is unable to store prohibited items. Applicants should make other arrangements to store their belongings before they enter the visa application centre.

Data Protection Act

The Data Protection Act prevents UK Visas and Immigration and VFS Global from providing information about visa applications to anybody other than the individual visa applicant or their authorised representative