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Value Added Services

For the comfort of Dubai - Italy Visa applicants, CKGS has introduced the following optional Value Added Services (VAS) in order to make Visa Application procedure easier.




Charges (in AED)

SMS Service SMS Service Service will help the applicants to be updated on the current status of their application on the go. Tracking information online will be offered free of charge. 5
Courier Delivery Service Courier Delivery Service Service will enable applicants to allow delivery of passports to designated address of choice. Thus, eliminating the need to visit the application centre for collection of passport. 40
Courier Delivery Service CKGS courier / Messenger Service A premium delivery service provided by CKGS, where a CKGS representative will personally come to deliver the Passport back at the applicants door step. This service is available only for delivery in Dubai & Sharjah 150
Photocopier Photocopy Service Service offers the applicant to take photo copy of supporting documents at the centre, eliminating the requirement to search for such a service and making multiple visits to the application centre, offering convenience. 2 per page
Photo booth Photo booth A service allowing applicants to submit photo in line with the specifications laid down by the Consulate and in accordance to Schengen rules and regulations. 15
Assisted Service
(for form filling at the VAC)
For applicants who are not able to fill up online forms can fill up forms in the waiting area with the support and guidance of a customer service executive who will provide information to the applicant & help in the process. Ideally, the applicants should be filling it up themselves. 150

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Premium Service

CKGS is delighted to offer Premium service* at its visa application centre for those who would like a higher quality and personalized service at a nominal fee.

The services offered as part of Premium services would be:

  • Special seating arrangement with lounge facility
  • Direct access to our premium lounge enabling ease of submission of documents and capturing biometric data at our premium counters
  • Free of charge cool and hot beverages at the disposal of the visa applicant
  • SMS, Courier, Photo-booth and Photocopy as complimentary service (up to 10 copies).

The services offered are not restricted or limited to the above mentioned list.

*Premium service does not guarantee Visa Issuance or a faster turnaround time. It is just to avail the visa applicants of a higher quality and personalized service.

Travel Insurance CKGS offers Travel Insurance from the world’s leading coverage providers. CKGS has partnered with AXA and Dar Al Takaful Insurance to give you the peace of mind you need when you are on a holiday or travelling for business. For more information, please enquire at the CKGS Italy Visa Application Centre in Dubai during application submission
International Driving Permit (IDP) The International Driving Permit (IDP) enables applicants to drive cars in Italy  while on holiday or on business. Applicants can now purchase this document over the counter at the Visa application centre. In order to avail an IDP, one must present a valid UAE diving license, two passport size photographs and a copy of the passport with valid residence visa. 195
Guidebook A book which gives you an insight about different tourist destinations in Italy along with a detailed map inside. 190