In United States of America

PREMIUM APPLICATION CENTRES


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

  • Settlement Premium Service Package (This service is only applicable for Settlement Visa Applicants)
  • Gold Premium Service Package
  • Silver Premium Service Package
  • Bronze Premium Service Package
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VFS Global currently operates ten Premium Application Centres. Our Premium Centre staff will enrol your biometrics on site and submit your documents to the UKVI Decision Making Centre on your behalf. (Please do not enrol your biometrics before you come for your appointment).

Please Note: 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 Overseas Territory Applicants are not eligible to use Premium Application Centre Services.


SERVICE TYPE
GOLD PREMIUM SERVICE PACKAGE SILVER PREMIUM SERVICE PACKAGE BRONZE PREMIUM SERVICE PACKAGE Settlement Premium Service Package
Package Service Fee USD 1600 USD 750 USD 310 USD 1700
Average Processing Times

*Please Note: Processing times are contingent upon current workload of the consulate and the complexity of each individual case. Processing Times are not guaranteed.
Next-Business Day Processing (please take note of cut of times) Priority Processing – UKVI aims to process within 5 working days Standard Processing – UKVI aims to process within 15 working days Settlement Priority Processing – UKVI aims to process within 30 working days
Hours of Operations

Please Note Cut off Times for Next Business Day Processing:
EST: 12.00
CST: 10.00
PST: 09.00
*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.
New York:
Monday to Friday
07:00 – 16:30*

Atlanta, Boston,
Chicago, Houston,
Los Angeles, Miami,
San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC

Monday to Friday
07:00 – 14:30*
New York:
Monday to Friday
07:00 – 16:30

Atlanta, Boston,
Chicago, Houston,
Los Angeles, Miami,
San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC

Monday to Friday
07:00 – 14:30
New York:
Monday to Friday
07:00 – 16:30

Atlanta, Boston,
Chicago, Houston,
Los Angeles, Miami,
San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC
Monday to Friday
07:00 – 14:30

New York and Washington DC Mondays
13:00 -14:00
Wednesdays
12:00 – 14:00



Atlanta, Boston,
Chicago, Houston,
Los Angeles, Miami,
San Francisco, Seattle
.
Mondays and Fridays
13:00 -14:00
Wednesdays
12:00 – 14:00

Prior Appointment required?

No! Please visit us at any time during our business hours. We will be happy to accept Walk Ins at a first-come first-serve basis

 


 

 

Yes.

Appointment not required with an additional USD 50 Walk In-Fee. We will be happy to accept Walk Ins at a first-come first-serve basis


 

 

Yes.

Appointment not required with an additional USD 50 Walk In-Fee. We will be happy to accept Walk Ins at a first-come first-serve basis

Yes, by appointment only
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 Included
Keep my Passport While Applying N/A N/A N/A Included
SMS Service Included Included N/A Included
Certification Service Included Included N/A Included
Application and Document Checks Included Included Included Included
Form Filling Assistance Included N/A N/A Included
Free Health Concierge From vdoc Pvt Ltd.

Included vdoc is award winning, fully concierge driven global healthcare solution. It provides immediate access to private doctor and prescription services within the workspace as well as rapid access to diagnostic medical centres. Typically, a member can see a doctor by video link within the hour, have prescriptions delivered or collected from a local pharmacy within two hours and complete and obtain results for blood tests, MRI scans, Ultra sound, X-ray scans within 24hrs. Furthermore a doctor can provide a referral to a specialist consultant for you to be seen within 72 hours- all managed by a dedicated health concierge team.
You free membership includes:

  • 24/7 Access to a doctor
  • Diagnostics (X-Ray, MRI)
  • Referral to a specialist
  • Non-Medical Concierge
Please contact your Premium Application Centre location at time of appointment for more information on how to register.
N/A N/A N/A
Validated Parking Included (Miami, LA, Houston only) Included (Miami, LA, Houston only) Included (Miami, LA, Houston only) Included (Miami, LA, Houston only)
Registered Traveller Assistance Included Available for an additional fee of USD 30 Available for an additional fee of USD30 Included

*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

1025 Vermont Avenue NW,
Floor 2,
Washington DC, 20005

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

2655 S Le Jeune Road
 Penthouse 1A
 Coral Gables, Florida 33134

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 10
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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ATLANTA, GA – NEW

260 Peachtree Street NW
Regus Centre – Floor 22
Atlanta, GA 30303

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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SEATTLE, WA – NEW

701 Fifth Avenue
Columbia Centre – Suite 4200
Seattle, WA 98104

Please note: upon arrival to the Seattle Premium Application Centre building at 701 Fifth Avenue, please check in at the Security Desk at the 5th Street lobby ground floor entrance. The security desk will then guide you in the proper direction to the Seattle Premium Application Centre on floor 42.

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.