Nigeria Visa

Nigeria Visa

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Expert in Nigeria visa services since 2008, VisaHQ is a private visa agency, not affiliated with the government of Nigeria. VisaHQ provides
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Tourist visa
Business visa
Visitor visa
for visiting a friend or relativerequired

All travelers must pay their own embassy fee and send confirmation to VisaHQ.
Please make sure that application forms are not printed on double-sided paper.

The Nigerian High Commission in Ottawa is closed every Monday. Please plan accordingly.

Fill out Nigeria tourist visa application form online

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

Passport. Original Passport should be valid for at least 6 months. Visas will be affixed on valid passports only
Passport-type photograph. One recent coloured passport size photograph 2 inch x 2 inch with at least 3 months validity (White Background). Names should be written at the back of the passport photograph with stamped date
Embassy Fee Payment Receipt:. You will need to pay for your embassy fee on this site:
1) Login to the payment portal using a Gmail or Yahoo account;
2) Enter in your application ID and reference number from your Nigerian visa application form when viewing your cart (example: Application ID: XXXXXXX; Reference Number: XXXXXXXXXX);
3) After adding your application to your cart proceed to pay for your application;
4) Send your payment receipts to VisaHQ with the rest of your application packet.
Evidence of Sufficient Funds. Photocopy of receipts for the purchase of U.S. funds from the bank considered adequate to cover the cost of the trip and not statement of account.
Request letter. A typed self-explanatory letter request for Tourist visa.
Service fee. A service fee CAD 180.20 should be paid to VFS visa processing center of the Embassy of Nigeria. Please click on "Mail-In Application Process" for instructions.
Proof of status. Non-Canadian Passport holders must attach photocopies of their immigration status in Canada, showing their Residence (Permanent Residence Card) or Work Permit
Payment proof. Submit a copy of your Confirmed Payment
Acknowledgement slip. Visa Acknowledgment Slip
Proof of employment. Letter of Confirmation of employment from the employer in Canada
Yellow fever vaccination. Please attach photocopy of vaccination against Yellow Fever certificate. Do not send original yellow Fever certificate
Invitation letter. Holders of Dual Nationality, Canadian/Nigerian, should have either a valid Nigerian passport or a signed formal invitation letter addressed to Nigeria High Commission from a Nigerian accompanied by photocopy of the data page of valid Nigerian international passport to confirm/ authenticate genuine and effective link or relationship
Visa application form. Important Note: Please upload or send us electronically the following documents needed for the generation of your application form:
• Scanned copy of passport
• Passport photo

Do not mail anything to VisaHQ without the generated application form.

Please also note that all pages of your application require your original signature.
Non-Canadian Passport holders must attach photocopies of their immigration status in Canada, showing their Residence (Permanent Residence Card) or Work Permit

A holder of Canada Issued Refugee travel document should enter Canada as his/her present nationality on the application form NIGERIAN HIGH COMMISSION OTTAWA Information Provided by NHC OTTAWA- Tourist Visa

Canadian citizens holding another national passport are required to apply with Canadian passports only.

Minors must submit copies of their birth certificates showing the names of both parents and a joint letter of consent.

Nigeria tourist visa fees for citizens of Canada, residing in Alberta

Single entry
  • Validity: up to 1 month
  • Processing: 15 business days
  • Total cost: 208.95 
    Nigeria visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 0.00 Processing: 199.00HST: 9.95 Total cost: 208.95
Nigeria visa for citizens of Canada is required. For more information please contact the nearest Nigeria embassy.

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    Ontario, Canada K1P 5G3

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