Visa Application

Choose the appropriate type of visa, duration of stay and type of entry
Follow the instructions to complete the application form and continue to pay for the visa

  • Collect the supporting documents
  • Pay the Repatriation fee for first time travellers or Administration fee for a business visa
  • Submit at the Mission and collect the passport

Additional Requirements for Journalists

In addition to the existing requirements for visas, applicants must satisfy the following:
  • Applications must be accompanied by a letter of recommendation/undertaking full responsibility for applicants from the Organisation/Media they represent.
  • Each application should be accompanied by two most recent passport-size photographs of the applicant
  • Applications should be forwarded with detailed list of equipment for use in Nigeria through e-mail or by fax to the External Publicity Department, federal Ministry of Information at least four weeks before intended day of departure.
  • Submission Of Application
  • All Applications must be submitted through the Information Section(s) of Nigeria Diplomatic/Consular posts for onward transmission to the Federal Ministry of Information, Abuja. Registration could also be done online at www.nigeria.gov.ng