How to get a Nigeria tourist visa
|January 5, 2013||Posted by Vishal under Nigeria Visa Application||
The procedure for getting a Nigeria Tourist Visa, a Nigeria Visitor Visa or simply the Nigeria visa as it is more frequently referred to, is as per following guidelines.
Information pertaining to Nigeria Visitor Visa
Visa Type: Nigeria Visitor Visa
Nationalities: EU and Worldwide
Processing Period: 1. Express: Second Day Delivery
2. Regular: Within Seven Days
Nigeria Visitor Visa Fees: 1. Three Month Single Entry £193.00 (48 hours)
2. Three Month Single Entry £132.00 (Seven days)
Standard Handling Fees: Services Charges £80.00
Express Handling Fees: Service Charges £100.00 (Next Day)
(exclusive of Applicable Standard and Embassy Fees)
Application requirements for a Nigeria Visitor Visa include:
1. Passport with at least six month validity and two blank pages for visa endorsements
2. Complete Set of Nigeria Visitor Visa Application Form
3. Duly filled-in Order Form for a Rapid Visa
4. Two recent passport-size colour photographs
5. Invitation Letter issued by a national of Nigeria that is addressed to the Visa Section at the High Commission of Nigeria in the UK
6. A photo page photocopy of your Nigerian invitation sender’s passport
7. Bank Statements bearing proof that you possess sufficient funds for your proposed visit
Instructions for compilation of Online Nigeria Visitor Visa Form
To ascertain accurate compilation of the Online Nigeria Visitor Visa Application Form, carefully read following instructions prior to proceeding any further.
After you have opened the site’s first page, click on ‘Apply Online’ button, placed at the right side top corner. As the second page opens, select ‘Entry Visa Application Form’, located below the ‘Visa’ button to the right. For Country Processing, select the ‘United Kingdom’ button, on next page that follows, and click on the ‘Proceed” button.
You will nest need to sign-in into your OpenID, Google or Yahoo account. If you have one, just sign-in, and if you are yet to open your first account with any one of these sites, proceed by first creating a user account, preferably with OpenID. To do that, click on the ‘sign-up’ or ‘register’ option provided and simply follow instructions that you will receive.
After you have successfully signed-in, the online application form will now appear before you. Proceed by entering relevant details asked for on that form. When you have completed page 4, obtain a printout of the entire set. Make it a point to specially note down your Application ID and Reference Number for future reference and use, as and when it may be required. When you have finished doing that, press the ‘continue’ button to proceed to the next and last step.
This mandatory step involves making partial payment online for your visa. You must print the confirmation on your Nigeria Visitor Visa Application Form before submitting it to the High Commission of Nigeria in London.
This post was written by Vishal Mavadia, Business Director Visa Services London