CATEGORIES OF VISAS AVAILABLE TO EXPATRIATES DESIRIOUS OF TRAVELLING TO NIGERIA FOR VARIOUS REASONS:

NOTE:

PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS WHO MEET THE NECESSARY REQUIRMENTS WOULD BE ISSUED VISAS, ETCs AND CONSULAR CARDS WITHIN 48 HOURS.

WORKING HOURS

FROM SUNDAY TO THURSDAY FROM 09:00 am TO 04:00pm.

Type of visa Requirement
1- TRANSIT VISA:
  • PASSPORT VALID FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS WITH AT LEAST 2 BLANK VISA PAGES FOR ENDORSEMENT
  • TWO RECENT PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS.
  • CONFIRMED TICKET TO DESTINATION OUTSIDE NIGERIA.
  • EVIDENCE OF SUFFICIENT FUNDS.
  • EVIDENCE OF HOTEL RESERVATION.
  • VISA FEES: $ 50 OR EQUIVALENT IN DINARS
2- BUSINESS VISA:
  • PASSPORT VALID FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS WITH AT LEAST 2 BLANK VISA PAGES FOR ENDORSEMENT.
  • LETTER OF INVITATION
  • CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION OF THE INVITING FIRM.
  • TWO RECENT PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS.
  • RETURN TICKET
  • NOTE/ NON ALGERIAN CITIZENS SHOULD HAVE ALGERIAN RESIDENCE PERMIT
  • VISA FEES:
    • $50 OR EQUIVALENT ION DINARS – SINGLE ENTRY BUSINESS VISA
    • $100 OR EQUIVALENT IN DINARS- MULTIPLE ENTRY BUSINESS VISA
3- TOURIST VISA:
  • FOREIGN TRAVELERS WHO WISH TO VISIT NIGERIA FOR THE PURPOSE OF TOURISM:
    • PASSPORT VALID FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS WITH AT LEAST 02 BLANK VISA PAGES FOR ENDORSEMENT
    • TWO RECENT PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS.
    • CONFIRMED RETURN FLIGHT TICKET .
    • EVIDENCE OF SUFFICIENT FUNDS.
    • EVIDENCE OF HOTEL RESERVATION
  • FOREIGN TRAVELERS WHO WISH TO VISIT FAMILY AND FRIENDS:
    • PASSPORT VALID FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS WITH AT LEAST 02 BLANK VISA PAGES FOR ENDORSEMENT
    • RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ALGERIA
    • VALID RETURN TICKET
    • EVIDENCE OF SUFFICIENT FUNDS
    • ADDRESS OF HOST IN NIGERIA OR EVIDENCE OF HOTEL RESERVATION
    • INVITATION LETTER FROM HOST IN NIGERIA
    • TWO PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS
    • VISA FEES: $50 OR EQUIVALENT IN DINARS
4- TEMPORARY WORK PERMIT:
  • PASSPORT VALID FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS WITH AT LEAST 02 BLANK VISA PAGES FOR ENDORSEMENT.
  • LETTER OF INVITATION
  • CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION OF THE INVITING FIRM
  • CABLEGRAM FROM IMMIGRATION SERVICE
  • TWO RECENT PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS.
  • RETURN TICKET
  • VISA FEES: $100 OR EQUIVALENT IN DINARS
5- STR ENTRY VISA :
  • INVITATION LETTER
  • VISA FORM IMM22
  • CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION OF THE INVITING FIRM
  • OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT
  • ACCEPTANCE LETTER
  • CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT
  • EXPATRIATE QUOTA APPROVAL
  • TWO PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS
  • COPY OF THE TWO FIRST PAGES OF THE PASSPORT
  • DIPLOMA IN ENGLISH
  • CV IN ENGLISH
  • OBTAINED ONLY FROM NIGERIAN MISSIONS IN THE COUNTRIES WHERE APPLICANTS ARE DOMICILED FOR AT LEAST SIX MONTHS
  • FOREIGN NATIONALS SHOULD PROVIDE A COPY OF A VALID RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ALGERIA
  • VISA FEES: $100 OR EQUIVALENT IN DINARS
****NOTE: KINDLY PROVIDE FOUR (04) COPIES OF EACH OF THE AFOREMENTIONED DOCUMENTS****
6- OFFICIAL/DIPLOMATIC VISA:
  • VALID STANDARD,OFFICIAL OR DIPLOMATIC PASSPORT
  • NOTE VERBALE
  • COPY OF THE TWO FIRST PAGES OF THE PASSPORT
  • COPY OF THE DIPLOMATIC CARD (FOR DIPLOMATS)
  • TWO RECENT PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS.
  • VISA FEES: GRATIS