visas

General Information

General Requirements for all types of visas

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

 

  • All visitors are required to have a valid visa to enter Nigeria except for citizens of countries belonging to the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Applicants are required to send a duly completed visa application form, proof of payment.
  • The Visa Section of the Embassy handles visa applications only on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. The submission of applications is on Mondays to Fridays. ¬†The collection of all processed visas and other documents is between 9:00am -12:00noon and 1:00pm and 3:00pm with the exception of Nigerian and Gabonese public holidays. ¬†The visa application handling time is four (4) working days.
  • Visa applicants may be required to come for an interview at the discretion of the consular officer.

 

VISA FEES

ORDINARY (Tourist &

Transit) Children and Adults

1month ONLY

 

FRANCS FCFA

 

 

NAIRA

 

DOLLARS  (USD)

MULTIPLE ENTRY

1-3 MONTHS

Maximum

STR/TWP

1-6months ONLY

Renewable after 6months

DIPLOMATIC
GABON 170.000F 94.710K 276,93 310.000F 1month =170.000F

1-6months =310.000F

 

Fee: GRATIS
CONGO   80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
CHINA   80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F

2000F

130.000F

130.000F

170.000F

120.000F

130.000F

130.000F

160.000F

130.000F

120.000F

CAMEROON  1.000F 676.50N
FRANCE   80.000f 54.120K  
HUNGARY   80.000F 54.120K 130,32
INDIA   100.000F 67.650K 162,90
PAKISTAN  70.000F 47.355K 114,03
MOROCCO  80.000F 54.120K 130,32
BELGIUM  80.000F 54.120K 130,32
USA  95.000F 64.267K 154,75
SAO TOME  80.000F 54.120K 130,32
EGYPT  70.000F 47.355K 114,03
RWANDA  80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
MAURITANIA 70.000F 47.355K 114,03 120.000F
LEBANON 80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
INDONESIA 80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
NETHERLANDS 80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
ISRAEL 80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
VIETNAM 80.000F 54.120K 130,32 130.000F
SPAIN 90.000F 59.832K 144,81 130.000F
WEST AFRICA GRATIS

 

 

For all enquiries relating to Consular matters (passports, Emergency Travel Certificates (ETCs), visas, and other immigration issues), please call (+241) 011732203, (+241) 011730322 on Monday to Friday from 9:00 to12;00noon and 1:00pm – 3:00pm, except on Nigerian and Gabonese public holidays.

 

NB: Applicants are strongly advised not to make unchangeable and non-refundable travel arrangements before the receipt of their passports with the visa.

  1. Visa application forms that are not fully completed, signed, and dated, or with incomplete requirements and supporting documents will not be treated.

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ANY CHARGES OR FEES PAID/TRANSFERRED IN ERROR ARE NOT REFUNDABLE.

FOR THIS REASON, THE EMBASSY REQUIRES APPLICANTS TO BE SURE BEFORE TRANSFERRING PAYMENTS FOR SERVICES AS WELL AS SEEK CLARIFICATION IF NOT SURE.

THE EMBASSY OF NIGERIA, LIBREVILLE WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR A REFUND OF ANY PAYMENTS.

 

IMMIGRATION:

  • Citizens of the Economic of West African States (ECOWAS) do not require entry permits into Nigeria. However, all visitors not exempted from entry permits are advised to apply and obtain appropriate visas from the nearest Nigerian Embassy, High Commission, or Consulate-General before entry into Nigeria, as visas cannot be issued at the port of entry. Early application is advisable to avoid delays.
  • For more information, please contact the Embassy.

 

VACCINATION:

  • Health authorities recommend vaccination against cholera and yellow fever from all visitors. Anti-malaria vaccination is also recommended.
  • For COVID-19 requirements for travellers into Nigeria. Please visit https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng/ for necessary information.

 

EXPORT OF ANTIQUITIES:

  • No art treasure may be taken out of the country without written approval from the appropriate Nigerian authorities. This approval must come from the Department of Antiquities or National Museum in Lagos or Jos. The law prohibiting the export of all forms of antiquity, including all ritual as well as contemporary art objects is strictly enforced.
  • For all¬†enquiries¬†on consular matters (visa and immigration issues), please send mail to (libreville@foreignaffairs.gov.ng) ¬†or call +241011732203 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Please be informed that the consular fees/charges are in effect.