Original and Copy of applicant current passport (if Dual nationality)
Original & Copy of Birth certificate (showing details of parents)
If under 18 years, provide the following: i) Copy of the Data Page of parent's passport, at least one of which must be a Nigerian Passport. ii) Letter of consent signed by both parents. In absence of documents or consent of either of the parents, proof of sole custodian from the court must be provided. iii) in the event of death of Nigerian parent, a copy of the Death Certificate must be provided.
If above 18 years provide the following: i) Copy of Data page of Nigerian Passport of one of the parents. ii)In the event of death of Nigerian parent, a copy of the Death Certificate must be provided.
If born outside the UK provide a copy of the appropriate documents used to enter the country. Additionally, if any document provided is not in English, please provide translated version which must be signed and stamped by registered/certified translator.
Copy of Online Passport Payment Slip
Copy of Online Nigeria High Commission Appointment Booking Slip.
£20 Postal Order Processing fee made payable to the Nigeria High Commission.
Telephone Number for General Enquiries costs 0.10p per minute, Calls from mobiles and other networks may cost more: 087 1221 0073;
Telephone Number for Visa and Consular costs 0.92p per minute, Calls from mobiles and other networks may cost more: 091 1002 0004;Telephone number for Visa and Consular only. Costs 0.92p per minute, calls from mobiles and other networks may cost more. Fax: +(44) 20 7839 8746 (v0.9.7)
Important announcement about the issuance and collection of Nigerian Passport
This is to inform the general public that the Nigeria High Commission, London is currently experiencing
difficulty in the supply of Nigerian Passport Booklets from Nigeria. Take note that this affects both 32 and 64 pages Passport Booklets.
This situation is not peculiar to the Nigeria High Commission alone. As a result of this problem, The minimum waiting time for
collection of all passport (both 32 and 64 pages) after biometric capture is (3) months.
Applicants whose Nigeria Passports are not ready on the automatic computer generated collection date
but in urgent need to travel to Nigeria are advised to choose one of the following options provided they are
in possession of a foreign passport that guarantees travelling back to the United Kingdom:
1) Apply for an Emergency Travel Certificate (Gratis).
This can be used to enter Nigeria. However the applicant must use his or her foreign passport to travel
back to the United Kingdom. To qualify for this option, applicant must provide the following:
a)Copy of Passport Collection Slip
b) Copy of itinerary journey to Nigeria c) 2 Recently taken passport-sized photograph d) Original and photocopy of foreign passport
e) Completed Emergency Travel Certificate form. Click here to download Emergency Travel Certificate form