You can apply for a visa at the Nigerian embassy in your country of residence, or a visa on arrival.

Please use the visa letter of support templates in the links below, fill and send to with the subject 'Visa letter: name of person'

For visa on arrival, please see the steps below:


  1. Fill the attached letter of support titled 'visa on arrival'
  2. Make a flight reservation
  3. Attach your passport data page
  4. Send 1, 2 and 3 in one email to


The NCDC would apply for an approval from the Nigerian Immigration, on your behalf. Once you receive this:

  1. Print and bring your letter of approval with you
  2. Please visit to determine your visa cost
  3. Do not pay the Visa on Arrival fee online. Payment will be collected in Nigeria upon arrival
  4. Only credit cards will be accepted, no cash will be accepted (Visa and MasterCard only)

Click HERE for a draft visa application in residence country.
Click HERE for a draft visa application for visa on arrival.

If you have any further questions, please write to us via

We look forward to receiving you in January 2019!