Nigeria Visa


On October 01, 2007, the Nigerian Government implemented a two step application process. In order to apply for a Nigerian visa of any type

  • You must complete and transmit an Online e-Application.
  • When properly completed an application confirmation will be e-mailed to you.
    Note: Print a copy of the application confirmation and save to be sent to A-visa Services.

Tourist Visa requirements:

  1. U.S passport, signed and valid for 6 months having 01 blank page. (If your passport does not meet the requirements, we can assist with obtaining new passport, passport renewal or adding pages for a valid US passport.)
  2. Complete the Online Visa e-Application Form.
    Note: Follow the step by step online instructions.
    1. Application must be submitted online and the appropriate Consular fee paid for by credit card online ($112 USD).
    2. When confirmed, print a copy of your "Visa Acknowledgment Slip" "Visa Payment Slip" and Payment receipt from Google Checkout, and then post all three papers to A-Visa Services for processing.
    3. Failure to fully complete the visa application form will delay processing the visa.
  3. One Visa Application with original signature.
  4. One passport size photographs in color.
  5. Copy of travel document or travel agent of Airline.
  6. Copy of hotel reservations.
  7. If visiting Nigerian relatives or friends, copy of invitation letter and first four pages of their Nigerian passport is required.
  8. Copy of recent bank statement in your name that specifies sufficient funds for journey. (or ask your bank for a visa letter).
  9. Religious visitors and missionary workers will require pre-approval from the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Nigeria.

Business Visa requirements:

  1. U.S passport, signed and valid for 6 months having 01 blank page. (If your passport does not meet the requirements, we can assist with obtaining new passport, passport renewal or adding pages for a valid US passport.)
  2. Complete the Online Visa e-Application Form.
    Note: Follow the step by step online instructions.
    1. Application must be submitted online and the appropriate Consular fee paid for by credit card online ($112 USD).
    2. When confirmed, print a copy of your "Visa Acknowledgment Slip" "Visa Payment Slip" and Payment receipt from Google Checkout, and then post all three papers to A-Visa Services for processing.
    3. Failure to fully complete the visa application form will delay processing the visa.
  3. One Visa Application with original signature.
  4. One passport size photographs in color.
  5. Business Letter
    1. Letter from your company stating purpose of travel, dates of travel, name and contact of the company in Nigeria and financial assurance for all your expenses.
  6. Invitation Letter
    1. Invitation letter from sponsor/host Company in Nigeria, explaining the link to the applicant and the intention of travel and place of stay and hostís contact details.
  7. Religious visitors and missionary workers will require pre-approval from the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Nigeria.
  8. Copy of travel document or travel agent of Airline.

Sample Business Letter

If you are not a US citizen please contact our office at 1-646-894-7442 or 1-646-996-0954.

Fees and Processing Time

Consular fee and processing time: (consular fees may change)

FOR BOTH BUSINESS & TOURIST VISAS

Processing Location(s) Processing Time Single Entry Multiple Entry
New York Nigeria Regular
(5 Business Days)
$35.00 $35.00
Nigeria Rush
(3 business days or less)
$105.00 $105.00
Washington Nigeria Regular
(5 Business Days)
$35.00 $35.00
Nigeria Rush
(3 business days or less)
$105.00 $105.00

Consular fees should be in the form of company checks or money orders.

Service fees can be in any form including credit cards payable to A-Passport & Visa Services. For more details refer to our pricing page or call us at 1-646-894-7442 or 1-646-996-0954.

A Visa Order Form

Shipping fees:

  • FEDEX
    Next day delivery
    $35.00
  • FEDEX
    Next day 8.00am delivery
    $70.00
  • FEDEX
    Saturday delivery
    $60.00

Recipient's Name: Amin Ali
A-Passport and Visa Services
747 Third Avenue,
New York, NY 10017.

If Visa or Passport gets refused all fees (Consulate Fees + Govt. Fees + Service Fees + Priority Fees) are non-refundable.