Consular Services: Visa

Issuance of Visa: General requirements

The general requirments for issuance of all types of visas are as follows:

  • Passport/Travel documents (6 months minimum validity) for all types of visa application
  • Original and Photocopy of resident permits for non Spanish nationals
  • Proof of on-line payment on Nigeria Immigration web platform
  • 2 recent passport photographs, coloured.

    Transit Visa

    Requirments:
  • Confrimed Ticket for onward destination to another country
  • Evidence of sufficient funds for applicant's up keep during the period of stay
  • Valid visa to onward destination outside Nigeria

    Tourist /Visitor's Visa

    Requirments:
  • Completed online application form showing evidence of payment online
    • Visa payment slip
    • Visa acknowledment slip
  • Evidence of sufficient funds for personal use (Stamped and signed by applicant bank)
  • Return Ticket
  • Letter of invitation from the host, accepting immigration responsibilities (In the case of visitors) or Hotel reservation.
  • Copy of data page of applicant international passport
  • Letter of presentation from employer or non-employment certificate
  • Copy of data page of host

    Business Visa

    Requirments:
  • Application form to be completed online by the applicant
  • Evidence of online payment: ie (Copy of visa payment slip)
    • Visa payment slip
    • Visa acknowledment slip
  • Evidence of sufficient funds for personal use (Stamped and signed by applicant bank)
  • Return Ticket
  • Letter of Invitation accepting immigration responsibilities
  • Letter of presentation
  • Copy of data page of applicant internation passport

    Temporary work permit

    Requirments:
  • Copy of Cable Approval by CGIS
  • Valid travel document (Minimum 6 months).
  • Payment of visa fee online
  • Letter of Invitation accepting immigration responsibilities
  • Certificate of incorporation of the inviting company.
  • Copy of data page of applicant's passport.

Note: Visa could be denied if there is Local Objection

Subject To Regularization (STR) Visa

Requirments:
  • Photocopy of data page of applicant international passport
  • Flight ticket
  • Completion of visa application form imm 22 online
  • 2 recent coloured passport photographs
  • Letter of employment and Acceptance of offer by the Applicant
  • Copy of valid quota approval
  • Copy of STR cable visa from NGIS
  • Evidence of Payment of visa fee
    • Visa payment slip
    • Visa acknowledment slip
  • Copy of credential/CV
  • Letter of Invitation accepting immigration responsibilties.
  • Certificate of incorporation

Note: Visa could be denied if there is Local Objection

Types of visas and cost

For visa types and cost, please click the link below.

 

Note:

The minimum processing time for all categories of visa is 48 hours with effect from the time application and relevant documents are received by the Embassy.

Applicants may be required to present themselves for an interview. Kindly ensure that you legibly indicate your phone number and email address when completing the application.
Submission of application: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm
Collection of Visa: Wednesdays and Fridays from 1.30pm – 3.30pm
Note: Applicants who wish to collect their Visas by mail should personally instruct the mail delivery companies.

Expidited visa processing and issuance services can be rendered when required.