Visas

PROCESSING OF VISA APPLICATIONS

Please read Carefully ALL NON-DUTCH PASSPORT holders are expected to submit copies of their resident permit, or obtain a copy of evidence of registration in the Netherlands(uitreksel) from their local government (Gemeente)

Visa Applications can only be submitted on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 10am to 12.30 noon. However, Urgent Visa Applications can be submitted from  Monday to Friday, 10am to 12.30 noon.

Normal Visa Applications will temporarily be processed within ten(10) working days from the day of submission, whereas urgent Visa Applications are processed within Twenty-Four hours.

Collection time for all Visas is from 16.00 to 16.30pm.

To confirm payment and print online payment receipt, click Online Query Status

To apply for all Entry Visas, click here https://portal.immigration.gov.ng/visa


REQUIREMENTS FOR VISA APPLICATION

APPLICANTS FOR THE ABOVE MENTIONED SERVICE ARE EXPECTED TO PRESENT THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS AT THE EMBASSY:

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

  1. DULY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM AND CONFIRMATION OF ONLINE PAYMENT SLIP.
  2. TWO PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS OF APPLICANT.
  3. FLIGHT RESERVATION.
  4. VACCINATION BOOK
  5. SEAMEN ARE TO SUBMIT A PHOTOCOPY OF THEIR SEAMAN'S BOOK

VISITOR/TOURIST VISA

  1. A VALID TRAVEL DOCUMENT(VALIDITY NOT LESS THAN SIX(6) MONTHS)
  2. INVITATION LETTER FROM THE INVITING PARTY IN NIGERIA
    (APPLICANTS OF NIGERIAN ORIGIN MAY ADDRESS A LETTER OF INTRODUCTION TO THE AMBASSADOR IN PLACE OF AN INVITATION LETTER)
  3. A PHOTOCOPY OF THE DATA PAGE OF NIGERIAN PASSPORT OF INVITING PARTY.
                               OR
  4. HOTEL RESERVATION AND DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ACTIVITIES DURING YOUR PROPOSED VISIT TO NIGERIA
  5. EVIDENCE OF SUFFICIENT INCOME: RECENT SALARY SLIP/BANK STATEMENT.
  6. APPLICANTS TRAVELLING WITH CHILDREN OF 0-16 YEARS WILL PRESENT COPIES OF THEIR BIRTH CERTIFICATES AND CONSENT LETTER FROM EITHER THE FATHER OR THE MOTHER AS THE CASE MAY BE.

Cost of Service

  • Single Entry = €.40.00
  • Multiple Entry (6 months) = €.60.00
  • Multiple Entry (12 months) = €.120.00

TRANSIT VISA

  1. DULY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM
  2. CONFIRMED TICKET AND VISA TO FINAL DESTINATION
  3. A VALID TRAVEL DOCUMENT(VALIDITY NOT LESS THAN SIX(6) MONTHS)

 Cost of Service

  • Single Entry = €.50.00

MULTIPE ENTRY VISA

  • Applicants applying for multiple entry visas must show proof of their previous travel to Nigeria e.g copy of previous visa


DIPLOMATIC VISA

  1. DULY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM
  2. A VALID TRAVEL DOCUMENT(VALIDITY NOT LESS THAN SIX(6) MONTHS)
  3. NOTE VERBAL
  4. VALID DIPLOMATIC PASSPORT
  5. 2 PASSPORT PHOTOS
  6. ONLINE VISA APPLICATION FORM Click here http://www.immigration.gov.ng
  7. OBTAIN AN APPLICATION ID AND REFERENCE NO (WITHOUT MAKING ANY PAYMENT)

Cost of Service

  • FREE

BUSINESS(JOURNALIST, RELIGIOUS, EDUCATIONAL) VISA

  1. DULY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM
  2. A VALID TRAVEL DOCUMENT(VALIDITY NOT LESS THAN SIX(6) MONTHS)
  3. LETTER OF INVITATION FROM COMPANY/INSTITUTION/RELIGIOUS GROUP IN NIGERIA AND THEIR CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION, WHERE APPLICABLE
  4. LETTER OF GUARANTEE FROM APPLICANT'S COMPANY
  5. PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL APPLICATIONS FROM JOURNALISTS REQUIRE AN APPROVAL FROM THE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF INFORMATION, ABUJA
  6. EVIDENCE OF TRAVEL HISTORY 'VISA' (FOR MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA REQUEST)

Cost of Service

  1. Single Entry = €.80.00
  2. Multiple Entry (6 months) = €.90.00
  3. Multiple Entry (12 months) = €.150.00


TWP (Temporary Work Permit) VISA

  1. DULY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM
  2. A VALID TRAVEL DOCUMENT(VALIDITY NOT LESS THAN SIX(6) MONTHS)
  3. LETTER OF INVITATION FROM COMPANY IN NIGERIA 
  4. CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION.
  5. LETTER OF GUARANTEE FROM APPLICANT'S COMPANY
  6. APPROVAL CABLE FROM NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE, ABUJA AND ADDRESSED TO EMBASSY OF NIGERIA, THE HAGUE.

Cost of Service

  • TWP = €.120.00

STR (Subject To Regulation) VISA

  1. DULY COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM (4 COPIES) AND EVIDENCE OF ONLINE PAYMENT
  2. A VALID TRAVEL DOCUMENT(VALIDITY NOT LESS THAN SIX(6) MONTHS)
  3. LETTER OF INVITATION FROM COMPANY IN NIGERIA
  4. CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION.
  5. LETTER OF OFFER AND ACCEPTANCE OF EMPLOYMENT
  6. RELEVANT EXPATRIATE QUOTA POSITION OR FREE ZONE CERTIFICATE.
  7. RELEVANT CERTIFICATES/DIPLOMAS (CERTIFICATES IN OTHER LANGUAGES MUST BE DULY TRANSLATED)
  8. DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE AUTHENTICATED AND CERTIFIED BY THE RELEVANT AUTHORITIES OF THE COUNTRY WHERE THEY WERE OBTAINED.
  9. FOUR(4) PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS
  10. APPLICANTS ACCOMPANYING THEIR SPOUSE MUST SUBMIT THEIR MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE.
  11. CHILDREN ACCOMPANYING THEIR PARENTS/LEGAL GUIDANCE MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF THEIR RELEVANT DOCUMENTS.
  12. FOUR(4) COPIES EACH OF ALL SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Cost of Service

  1. STR = €.120.00
  2. Urgent Visa Fees = €.150.00