VISAS

Visitor Visa Checklist

Apply for a Visitor Visa if you are travelling to Nigeria to visit someone who you know and who has provided you with an invitation letter along with a copy of their passport.

 

APPLICANTS FOR VISA/S ARE TO SUBMIT THEIR APPLICATION IN PERSON AS YOU`RE NOW REQUIRED TO CAPTURE YOUR BIOMETRICS AS PART OF THE VISA REQUIREMENTS

APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED AFTER 12.30 PM WILL BE TREATED AS NEXT DAY APPLICATIONS

ALL DOCUMENTS INCLUDING THE OIS APPOINTMENT BOOKING SLIP MUST BE PROVIDED OR YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED 

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1 Please do not book an appointment for visa submission if your travel date is more than 45 days prior to your travel date, please book an appointment closer to the travel date at https://apt.oisservices.com/.  
2 All applicants must attend their appointments to capture their biometrics.  
3 OIS Appointment booking slip from OIS Appointment Booking Website. Please note you will be allowed into the building no more than 15 minutes before or after your scheduled appointment http://app.oisservices.com For multiple applications please book an appointment for each person applying  
4 Passport/Travel Document a minimum of 6 months validity and must have two blank facing pages
If non UK passport holder please see IMPORTANT INFORMATION below.
 
 5 Two recent passport sized photographs, taken no more than 2 weeks before submission, with applicants full name written on the back  
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Please read this checklist in full before you start completing the application form.
Complete application form online at https://portal.immigration.gov.ng/visa/freshVisa. Once completed this must be printed out, signed and dated by applicant.
 
7 Payment and acknowledgement slips available once online payment is complete – Printed from www.innovate1services.com OR portal.immigration.gov.ng/visa/OnlineQueryStatus
PLEASE IGNORE INTERVIEW DATE ON PAYMENT SLIP AND BOOK OIS APPOINTMENT.
Online payment amount varies; please check the following for the price list; portal.immigration.gov.ng/pages/visa guidelines.
 
8 A formal letter of invitation from Nigeria must be typed and addressed to the Nigerian High Commission London stating that the inviter takes full immigration responsibilities including the address where the applicant will be staying. This must be signed and dated by the inviter.
IF INVITED BY SPOUSE PLEASE PROVIDE ORIGINAL MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE AND COPY
 
9 Copy of the inviters Valid Passport, showing the data/signature page with the inviters’ signature. If the inviter is non Nigerian a copy of the inviters valid Nigerian residency permit must be submitted, must be valid for a minimum of 6 months  
10 A copy of the applicant’s most recent bank statement including the current balance, showing their name and address. The bank statement must be a minimum of £500 in credit, overdrafts are not included. Original must be shown at time of submission at the OIS Centre.  
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OIS Services fee..

Express service (minimum of 2 working days £142, pay on submission) OR
Regular service (minimum of 5 working days £72, pay on submission). This payment can be made by card at the counter OR postal order made payable to OIS Services.
Please purchase postal order from the post office before submission.

 

 

MUST READ IMPORTANT INFORMATION


  • DOCUMENTS NOT IN ENGLISH MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH A CERTIFIED TRANSLATED COPY
  • ALL LETTERS MUST BE FORMAL LETTERS THEY SHOULD BE TYPED, ADDRESSED TO THE NIGERIAN HIGH COMMISSION LONDON, SIGNED AND DATED.
  • EU NATIONALS – 2 RECENT UTILITY BILLS (different utilities and not more than 3 months old) OR SIGNED HOUSE TENANCY CONTRACT (Mobile phones bills or bank statement are not acceptable).Please bring the original document plus a photocopy when you are submitting.
    Not applicable for UK passport holders.
  • NON EU NATIONALS - RESIDENCE CARD OR VISA RESIDENCY STAMPED ON  PASSPORT (minimum period validity of 6 months at the time of submission). Please bring the original, indicate it to Verification Officer and submit a photocopy of your proof of residency in the UK.
  • ALTOGETHER THERE ARE 2 PAYMENTS TO BE MADE: 1) ONLINE VISA APPLICATION FEE, 2)  OIS SUBMISSION FEE

 

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