|Embassy Address||Embassy of Finland in London
38 Chesham Place
020 7838 6200
Mon-Thurs 2-4pm and Fri 2-3pm
|Fax Number||020 7235 3680|
|Validity remaining on Passport||At least 3 months longer than the visa applied for.|
|Other Passport requirements||A blank page for the visa sticker. The passport must be the same one as is endorsed by your student visa.|
|Student Visa validity||At least 3 months longer than the visa applied for.|
|Appointment necessary||No||However, you must apply in person.|
|Application form||P||Download from web page.|
|Photographs||P||1 passport sized photograph.|
|Bank Statements||P||Recent showing name and address and proof of funds.|
|Evidence of return tickets||P||A flight itinerary is required on application and paid tickets must be presented on collection of visa.|
|Evidence of Hotel booking||P|
|Travel/medical Insurance||P||A minimum of €30 000 to cover the whole period of travel.|
In some cases, further documentation may be requested.
|Visa fee:||€60 (£52, subject to exchange rates)|
|Payment method:||Cash, Credit/Debit Card or Postal Order.|
- If you are staying with a friend they need to send you an original letter of invitation and evidence of accommodation – emails are not accepted.
- If you wish for your visa to be returned to you by post, please provide a prepaid special delivery envelope, paid up to 500g.
- You will need to provide photocopies along with the originals of all documents.
- In special circumstances, you may be able to apply by post, however, you will then need to collect your visa in person.