In United States of America

PREMIUM APPLICATION CENTRES


PREMIUM SERVICE PACKAGES:

  • UPS Shipping Label
  • Super Priority Visa Service
  • Silver Premium Service Package
  • Gold Premium Service Package
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VFS Global currently operates seven Premium Application Centres, located in New York, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, Houston, San Francisco, and Boston. Our Premium Application Centres are full-service, with biometrics captured on site (Please do not submit your biometrics before you come for your appointment).

Please Note: The Premium Application Centres do not accept Standard or Priority Visa applicants. The Premium Service Packages listed below are the only services offered at our Centres. Additionally, we do not accept drop-offs or biometric-only appointments. Also please note that Settlement, and Overseas Territory Applicants are not applicable to use Premium Application Centre Services.

The Centres offer customers a variety of exclusive Premium Service Packages, including:

  • Super Priority Visa
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  • Silver Premium Service Package
  • Gold Premium Service Package
  • Bronze Premium Package (This service is not available to applicants applying at the New York Premium Application Centre)
Service Type Gold Premium Service Package
Includes Next Business Day Processing
Silver Premium Service Package
Includes Priority Processing
Places your documents on top of the queue
Bronze Premium Service Package
(Standard Processing)
Super Priority Visa (SPV) Service
Includes Next Business Day Processing
Package Service Fee USD 1645 USD 595 USD 235 USD 953
Hours of Operations

Please Note: Appointments must be made before 12:00 EST in order to receive a 24-hour turn around

* Processing time will start the following business day for applicants enrolled after 12:00 EST.
NY: Monday to Friday
07.00 – 16.30* 
DC / Miami / LA /
San Francisco / 
Chicago / Houston / Boston: 
Monday to Friday
07.00 – 14.30*
NY: Monday to Friday 
07.00 – 16.30
DC / Miami / LA /
San Francisco /
Chicago / Houston / Boston: 
Monday to Friday
07.00 – 14.30 


DC / Miami /
LA / Chicago / Houston /
San Francisco / Boston:
Monday to Friday
07.00 – 14.30 
NY, DC, Miami and Boston (EST): 
Monday to Thursday 
07.00 – 11.30*

LA and San Francisco(PST): 
Monday to Thursday 
07.00 – 08.30*

Chicago / Houston (CST): 
Monday to Thursday 
07.00 – 10.30* 
Passport Pick up
(on receipt of  a phone call from the Premium Application Centre
confirming that the documents
are ready for collection)
NY: Monday to Friday 08.00 – 17.00

DC / Miami / LA / Chicago / Houston / San Fran / Boston:
Monday to Friday 07.00-15.00
NY: Monday to Friday 08.00 – 17.00

DC / Miami / LA / Chicago / Houston / San Fran / Boston:
Monday to Friday 07.00-15.00
NY: Monday to Friday 08.00 – 17.00

DC / Miami / LA / Chicago / Houston / San Fran / Boston:
Monday to Friday 07.00-15.00
NY: Monday to Friday 08.00 – 17.00

DC / Miami / LA / Chicago / Houston / San Fran / Boston:
Monday to Friday 07.00-15.00
Prior Appointment required? No! Please visit us at any time 
during our business hours
Appointment not required with an additional USD 50 
Walk-In Fee
Appointment not required with an additional USD 50 Walk-In-Fee Yes, prior appointment required
Delivery of Application and Documents to UKVI
(Includes application submission and secure storage of passport on site)
Included Included Included Included
Return Courier Fee Included Included Included USD 34.00
SMS Service Included Included N/A N/A
Certification Service Included Included N/A N/A
Application and Document Checks Included Included Included N/A
Form Filling Assistance Included N/A N/A N/A
Validated Parking Included (Miami, LA, Houston only) Included (Miami, LA, Houston only) Included (Miami, LA, Houston only) N/A
Registered Traveler Assistance Included Available for an additional fee of USD 30 Available for an additional fee of USD30 Available for an additional fee of USD 30
Luxury Car Service Luxury Sedan Airport Trip: 
USD 130 per one way trip 

Luxury SUV Airport Trip: 
USD 150 per one way trip 

Home-to-Home Trip: 
quote available upon request
Luxury Sedan Airport Trip:
USD 130 per one way trip 

Luxury SUV Airport Trip:
USD 150 per one way trip

Home-to-Home Trip: 
quote available upon request
Luxury Sedan Airport Trip:
USD 130 per one way trip 

Luxury SUV Airport Trip:
USD 150 per one way trip

Home-to-Home Trip: 
quote available upon request
Luxury Sedan Airport Trip: 
USD 130 per one way trip

Luxury SUV Airport Trip: 
USD 150 per one way trip 

Home-to-Home Trip: 
quote available upon request

*Please note that the cut off time for 24-hour processing is 12:00 EST. If your appointment is after 12:00 EST, your 24-hour processing time will begin on the following business day.


NEW YORK CITY

Address

845 3rd Avenue,
Regus Centre - 6 Floor*
New York City, NY 10022

*Note: All applicants must come to the 6th floor. Applicants who visit the 9th-10th Floors will not be processed and will be redirected downstairs to the 6th floor.

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note:
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 08.00-17.00.

*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and a photo ID photo ID.

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WASHINGTON DC

International Square
1875 I St NW, 
Regus Centre - 5th Floor*
Washington DC, 20036

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note: 
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07.00-15.00

*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and your photo ID.

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

Century City
1901 Avenue of the Stars 
Regus Centre - 2nd Floor*
Los Angeles, CA 90067

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday to Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note:
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07.00-15.00

*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter , your biometric receipt, and a photo ID.

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MIAMI, FL

1221 Brickell Avenue, 
Regus Centre – 9th Floor
Miami, FL 33131

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note: 
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07.00-15.00

*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and your photo ID.

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Photo identification is required for anyone entering the building where the Premium Application Centre is located. Please be prepared to present this to security in the lobby.

CHICAGO, IL

564 West Randolph Street
Regus Office - 2nd Floor
Chicago IL 60661

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note:  
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07:00-15:00


*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and your photo ID.

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Photo identification is required for anyone entering the building where the Premium Application Centre is located. Please be prepared to present this to security in the lobby.

HOUSTON, TX

700 Milam Street
Regus Centre – Suite 1300
Houston, TX 77002 

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note:  
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07.00-15.00


*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and your photo ID.

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Photo identification is required for anyone entering the building where the Premium Application Centre is located. Please be prepared to present this to security in the lobby.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

315 Montgomery Street
Regus Centre – Floor 9
San Francisco, CA 94104

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note:
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07.00-15.00


*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and your photo ID.

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Photo identification is required for anyone entering the building where the Premium Application Centre is located. Please be prepared to present this to security in the lobby.

BOSTON, MA

245 First Street
Regus Centre – Floor 18
Cambridge, MA 02142

The Premium Application Centre is open Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays and other closures (click here to view holiday closures).

Please Note: 
Passport Photographs are no longer required from applicants submitting their biometrics. However, applicants exempt from giving biometrics will need to submit a passport photograph.
Applicants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult for application submission and biometrics.

Passport Collection: Applicants must be in receipt of a confirmation email from the UK Decision Making Centre that they may proceed to pick up their decisions, and must have received a phone call from the Premium Application Centre confirming that the documents are ready for collection: 07.00-15.00


*If you will be sending someone else to pick up your documents, they must bring a signed authorization letter, your biometric receipt, and your photo ID.

 

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Applicants who do not visit the VFS Premium Application Centres in the USA can still purchase other Online User Pay Services including:

For more information on these services, please visit our User Pay Services tab.

Security information and restrictions:

Please note that access to the Premium 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 Premium 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 PAC.

Mobile phones and Tablets are permitted in the Premium 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 Premium 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 55 cm x 35 cm x 20 cm alternatively 21.5” x 13.5” x 8" per applicant is permitted in the VAC . Larger bags cannot be taken into the Premium Application Centre and must be stored elsewhere.

For security reasons the following items will not be permitted inside the Premium Application Centre.

  • All battery operated or electronic items such cameras, 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 Premium Application Centres are unable to store prohibited items. Applicants should make other arrangements to store these belongings before they enter the Premium Application Centre.