To apply for a Tourist Visa, please follow the below mentioned steps;


  1. Fill in your tourist visa application form and make the payment on this website


  1. Gather all the below mentioned documents


  1. Original passport, signed and with at least six months remaining validity
  2. Three copies of duly completed visa application form
  3. Visa Payment Slip (obtained after the online application ( is complete)
  4. Three recent photograph (no laser copies), passport size
  5. Bank account statement for the last 6 months
  6. Proof of travel: photocopy of round trip air ticket or travel itinerary
  7. A letter of invitation from a host (with full address) accepting ‘immigration responsibility’ while in Nigeria
  8. Photocopies of the data page of sponsor’s Nigerian passport

If visiting resident Aliens, photocopy of evidence of CERPAC documents (green and brown cards/ Temporary Receipts ) and first five relevant pages including data page of passport

  1. If visiting resident aliens, photocopy of sponsor’s resident permit and first three pages of his passport.
  2. Copy of International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever (Yellow Health
  3. Letter from employer confirming employment of host.
  4. A trackable self-addressed return envelope (preferable express post) to send back your passport


  1. Send all the above mentioned documents by post to the below address:

Nigeria High Commission

26 Guilfoyle Street

Yarralumla ACT 2600

Mission is not responsible for loss of documents during transit

Tourist Visa Requirements and Application Process PDF