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New Delhi and Mumbai VACs are open under specific schedule

Kindly be informed that GVCW New Delhi and Mumbai Visa Application Centres are open on Monday and Wednesday from 10:00am until 15:00pm to accept visa applications only with prior approval from the Embassy of Greece under “Prime Time Serviceat an additional cost of 3000 INR strictly upon appointment. The VACs are also accepting visa applications under the above specific schedule for the following specific purposes of travel: for Student "D" Visa and for Seamen Visa under "Prime Time Service" strictly upon appointment. Furthermore, as of the 15th of October 2021 all students submitting applications for Student "D" visa must also submit IELS (International English Language Testing System) result document.
You can book your appointment in the VACs by sending an email to

Our VACs adhere to the highest standards of health and safety based on the recommendations of the World Health Organization and local health authorities: to this end, you will need to self-disclose COVID-19 symptoms, to undergo temperature screening at the entrance of the VAC using non-contact equipment, to wear appropriate mask and be checked contactless by the security service of the VAC. In case you have any symptoms of COVID-19, please, DO NOT visit our VAC. Applicants without mask and applicants with a temperature above 37 degrees Celsius will not be allowed to enter the premises. As the VAC cannot be crowded, you may be asked to wait outside the VAC. While waiting inside, please keep social distance of 2 meters vis-à-vis others. Please note that your appointment slot will be rescheduled to a later date in case you have any COVID-19 symptoms. We suggest you to prepare your application and all necessary documents in advance (click here for more information) to avoid waiting time at the VAC.

Protecting the health of the applicants and our employees during these testing times of the pandemic is of utmost importance. We are following the recommendations of the Health and Governmental authorities and have put in place best practices to minimize the possible exposure of applicants and employees to the coronavirus. Applicants can avoid a return to the VAC and have their passports returned via courier service at an additional cost that will be kept to the minimum.

Kindly be informed that due to the current situation the processing time of the visa applications may be extended.

Furthermore, all the other Visa Application Centres remain closed until further notice.

For more information please contact us via email or visit the VAC