Basic Visa Requirements

  • Formal invitation letter (Original)
  • Copy of Applicant's International Passport Data Page
  • Online Visa Application Form (with one recent passport photograph attached)
  • Documentary evidence of online payment
  • Return air tickets / itinerary to Nigeria
  • Evidence of hotel reservation / accomodation in Nigeria

Please note, the above requirements are not complete for any category of visa but common to all visas. To see a complete list please click on a specific visa category on the right pane.



Important: All categories of New Entry Visas Require Online Application


Tourist Visa Requirements

  1. Formal invitation letter (original)
  2. Copy of inviter's Company Registration in Nigeria
  3. Two Copies of inviter's International passport or CERPAC Card (Green Card)
  4. Copy of Expatriate Quota position of the dependant
  5. Copy of Applicant's International Passport Data Page
  6. Online Visa Application Form (with one recent passport photograph attached)
  7. Documentary evidence of online payment
  8. Possession of return air tickets / itinerary
  9. Evidence of hotel reservation / accomodation

Successful applicant's visa can be collected seven (7) days after interview



Business Visa Requirements

  1. Formal invitation letter (original)
  2. Copy of inviter's Company Registration in Nigeria
  3. Two Copies of inviter's International passport or CERPAC Card (Green Card)
  4. Original Dispatching Letter
  5. Bank Statement of the Dispatching Company
  6. Copy of Applicant's International Passport Data Page
  7. Online Visa Application Form (with one recent passport photograph attached)
  8. Documentary evidence of online payment
  9. Possession of return air tickets / itinerary
  10. Evidence of hotel reservation / Accomodation

Successful applicant's visa can be collected seven (7) days after interview



TWP (Temporary Work Permit) Requirements

  1. Formal invitation letter (original)
  2. Copy of inviter's Company Registration in Nigeria
  3. Copy of inviter's passport/resident permit
  4. Original Dispatching Letter
  5. Bank Statement of the Dispatching Company
  6. Copy of Applicant's International Passport Data Page
  7. Online Visa Application Form (with one recent passport photograph)
  8. Documentary evidence of online payment
  9. Possession of return air tickets / itinerary
  10. Evidence of hotel reservation / Accomodation.
  11. Original & copy of telegraphic advise issued by the Comptroller General of Immigration

Successful applicant's visa can be collected seven (7) days after interview



STR (Subject to Regularisation) Requirements

  1. Invitation letter (original and copy)
  2. Certificate of Incorporation (2 copies)
  3. Copy of Passport / Green Card of signatory (2 copies)
  4. Formal letter of employment & contract agreement (original and copy)
  5. Expatriate quota of employing organization (original & 2 copies)
  6. Employee's acceptance letter (2 copies)
  7. Resume (2 copies)
  8. Passport copy of applicant (2 copies)
  9. Online visa Payment slip with one recent passport photograph (2 copies)
  10. Online visa application Form
  11. Possession of air ticket
  12. Two copies of completed STR forms with with recent photos attached.
  13. Notarized educational qualification or professional qualification
  14. Notarized health certificate including HIV/AIDS Test page

Successful applicant's visa can be collected fourteen (14) days after interview


Visa Categories








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