Requirement for Visas

BUSINESS

1. Passport with Minimum of six months validity
2. Duly completed online visa application form with two passport photographs
3. Applicant's return air ticket/Itinerary
4. A letter of invitation from a company/host in Nigeria accepting Immigration responsibility

5. Self sponsored Businessman may not require letter of invitation, but will require to show evidence of sufficient funds

6. Copy of data page of passport or residence permit of signatory to invitation letter
7. Certificate of Incorporation for the Nigerian company
8. Applicant's Company Guarantee Letter
9. Hong Kong ID card copy

10. Evidence of hotel reservation or host address in Nigeria

11. Evidence of online payment for visa fees

TOURIST

1. Passport with minimum of six months validity
2. Duly completed online Form with two passport photographs
3. Applicant's return air ticket/Itinerary
4. Evidence of sufficient funds
5. Hong Kong ID card copy
6. Hotel Reservation or Invitation letter from host in Nigeria with detailed resident address

7. Evidence of online payment 

SUBJECT TO REGULARIZATION (STR) OR WORKING VISA

1. Passport (Valid for at least six months)
2. Duly completed online Application form and IMM 22 forms with five (5) passport photographs
3. Letter of expatriate quota approval from the Nigerian Ministry of Interior (5 copies)
4. Company guarantee letter (5 copies)
5. Detailed letter of employment/Employment contract (5 copies)
6. Letter of acceptance of appointment (5 copies)
7. Curriculum Vitae and Credentials of applicant, vetted at the consulate (5 copies)
8. Extract of the minuites of Board's Resolution (only for Chief Executive Positions)

9. Evidence of online payment

IMM 22 forms are collected at our office

TEMPORARY WORK PERMIT (TWP)

1. Valid passport (at least six months)

2. Completed online forms with payment slip

3. Two passport photographs

4. Confirmed airline return ticket

5. A cabled copy of Comptroller General of Immigration Services approval

6. Acceptance of Immigration Responsibility by inviting organization or Individual, obtainable only from the office of the Comptroller General of Immigration in the Nigeria Immigration service Headquarters, Abuja.

*Submission of Visa Application: 10:30am - 1:00pm (Mondays, Wednesdays & Friday)

 Follow link to Apply Visa: http://portal.immigration.gov.ng/visa/freshVisa

NOTICE TO ALL VISA APPLICANTS

All applicants for entry visa to Nigeria to note the following;

*All category of Visas are processed at our office within 48 hours upon submission of application, provided all requirements are met

*Visa on arrival are also granted at all ports of entry in Nigeria within 48 hours of application, provided all requirements are met

* No admin charges are paid for all services at our office

* Payment for visa fees is online

* Copies of online receipt must be submitted along with the visa application

* Travellers should be assured that the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is committed to creating a safe & enabling environment to facilitate the ease of doing business in the country



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