The Visa Section of the British High Commission, Accra and their Commercial Partner, VFS wish to announce the introduction of an online appointment system for the submission of visa applications and biometrics with effect from 1st August 2011.
The appointment system will be available as of 25th July for applicants to make appointments for submission starting from the 1st August.
Applicants who wish to apply for a UK visas will need to book appointments online for the submission of their applications and biometrics at VFS, Labone at the time of making their online application. On completing their online applications, applicants will automatically be routed to an appointment page that will allow them to select a date and time for submission of their documents.
The online appointment schedule system is being introduced by UKBA to make the visa application process a better customer experience. The introduction of the appointment system will allow the applicant to control their application process, chose a convenient date and time for submission and reduce waiting time at VFS.
Applicants without appointments will not be granted access into the VFS building and those who miss their appointments will have to go back online and reschedule their appointments.
Information on the visa process and our work in general is available on the UKBA website - www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas
For further information please contact:
Communications Officer, British High Commission
T: +233 (0302) 212 214 | F: +233 (0302) 213 290 / 213 274 | M: +233 24 434 325 E: Gifty.Bingley@fco.gov.uk