VISA PROCESSING

SUBMISSIONS OF VISA APPLICATIONS HAS BEEN MOVED FROM NIGERIA HIGH COMMISSION TO ONLINE INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS (OIS) LOCATED IN 56-57 FLEET STREET LONDON EC4Y 1JU. PLEASE NOTE THAT VISA APPLICANTS ARE NO LONGER REQUIRE TO PAY PROCESSING FEE TO THE NIGERIA HIGH COMMISSION, HOWEVER COMMISSION MAY BE CHARGED BY OIS SERVICES LIMITED FOR SERVICES RENDERED. FOR ALL VISA INFORMATION, Click here

VISITING NIGERIA

  • Immigration: Citizens of Economic of West African States (ECOWAS) do not require entry permits into Nigeria. All visitors not exempted from entry permits are advised to apply and obtain appropriate visas from the nearest Nigerian Mission - Embassy, High Commission or Consulate before entry into Nigeria as visas cannot be issued at the port of entry. Early application is advisable to avoid delay.
  • Vaccination: Health authorities recommend vaccination against cholera and yellow fever from all visitors. Anti-malaria prophylactic is also recommended.
  • 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, National Museum, Lagos, or Jos. The law prohibiting the export of all forms of antiquity, including all ritual art objects even of contemporary make, is strictly enforced.
  • Business Hours: Government offices in Nigeria are open from 7.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. Monday through Friday, while commercial houses are open from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Most Offices are closed on Saturdays and Sundays, but many shops are open on Saturdays and some banks open on Saturdays as well.

UPDATE ON PASSPORT APPLICATION,COLLECTION AND FAST TRACK

UPDATE ON GUIDELINES FOR QURANTINE FOR NIGERIANS

   This is to inform all the prospective evacuees in the United Kingdom (UK) that the Federal Government has decided to eliminate the fourteen (14) days compulsory supervised Isolation/Quarantine Click here for details

UPDATE ON COMPULSORY PAYMENT FOR EVACUEES

   Further to the previous released statement by the High Commission on the below Subject-matter. Click here for details

COMPULSORY PAYMENT FOR EVACUEES

   This is to inform all the prospective evacuees in the UK that the Federal Government Task Force on COVID-19 have decided that henceforth, all evacuees returning to Nigeria will have to pay for their Quarantine.Click here for details

PUBLIC NOTICE:SUSPENSION OF IMMIGRATION AND CONSULAR SERVICES DUE TO CORONOVIRUS PANDEMICNHC London
NHC London
The Nigeria High Commission, London regrets to inform the general public that due to the current pandemic of Coronovirus (COVID-19), and in view of the increasing cases in the United Kingdom, passport and all consular services are suspended until further notice.

This proactive measure is to protect and limit exposure of both applicants and staff of the Mission to the CONVID-19 outbreak which is in line with the Health advisory issued by the UK Government.

However, those who need to make enquiries about travelling and other passport services should contact the below numbers or email address. Also for those who wish to return on Emergency Evacuation should click on the following link for further Information: Click here for details

Immigration Section
Line 1: +44 7495061238
Line 2: +44 7535322077
Email: immigrationattache@nigeriahc.org.uk

Consular Services
Line 3: +44 7930 442416
Email: welfareeducation@nigeriahc.org.uk

Head of Chancery
Line 4: +447495061754
Email: Chancery@nigeriahc.org.uk

The High Commission regrets any inconvenience

Head of Chancery
For: High Commissioner