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Payment for Nigerian visas (all categories of visas) MUST be made online at the Nigerian
Immigration Service web portal www.immigration.gov.ng. (Note that the Visa Application
form is accessible on the immigration portal). Cash payments are not accepted for
visa and only applications accompanied with evidence of payment will be processed.
Please note that visa and fees are non-
For all enquiries relating to Consular matters (passports, Emergency Travel Certificates (ETC), visas and other immigration issues), please call 213031290 on Mondays to Fridays from 10:00am to 4:00pm, except on Nigerian and Portuguese public holidays.
All visitors are required to have a valid visa to enter into Nigeria except for citizens of countries belonging to the Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS). Applicants are required to send a duly completed visa application form, proof of payment.
Citizens of the Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) do not require entry permits into Nigeria. However, all visitors not exempted from entry permits are advised to apply and obtain appropriate visas from the nearest Embassy, High Commission or Consulate before entry into Nigeria, as visas will not be issued at the port of entry. Early application is advisable to avoid delays.
Health authorities recommend vaccination against cholera and yellow fever from all
Handling Time for Visa Application
The visa section of the Embassy handles visa applications only on Mondays, Wednesdays
& Fridays. Submission of visa applications is on Mondays (10h30-
Note: Visa application forms that are not fully completed, signed and dated, or with
incomplete requirements and supporting documents, will not be handled. Payments made
TYPES OF VISA/ENTRY PERMIT
Nigerian visas are obtained at the Nigerian Missions in the countries where applicants are domiciled or the nearest Nigerian Mission to their countries of residence. Visitors are advised to confirm the purpose of their journey as visas are linked to the purpose of the journey. Visitors can apply for ;
PROCEDURE ON APPLYING FOR A VISA
Complete the online visa application on https://portal.immigration.gov.ng and print completed form.
Note: Applicant may be invited for an interview if necessary .