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For New Zealand Passport Holder

Tourist/Business Visa                    : Visa is required in advance.

If you require a VISA, please refer to the below

Following information are related to all nationalities

Tourist Visa


Valid for 6 months beyond period of stay

Two blank adjoining visa pages required on passport

Visa for country (if you visiting) after Nigeria needed first if applicable.
Visa Form

Complete the online form & pay online 

Complete 3 paper visa forms as well. Download here
Photograph – Passport size 3 Passport sized photo
Visa Validity 90 days from the date of issue
Duration of stay Upto 3 months
Documents required
  • Passport valid for at least 6 months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement.
  • If visiting resident Aliens, photocopy of evidence of CERPAC documents (green and brown cards/ Temporary Receipts ) and first five relevant pages including data page of passport
  • Valid return ticket.
  • Evidence of sufficient funds.
  • Evidence of Hotel Reservation.
  • Address of host in Nigeria or Evidence of hotel reservation.
  • Invitation letter from host in Nigeria.
  • Letter from employer confirming employment of host.
  • If visiting resident aliens, photocopy of sponsor’s resident permit and first three pages of his passport
  • Visa Payment Slip (obtained after the online application ( is complete) If the fee comes to US$22, please include a Money Order for AU$80 as well.
  • Letter from your local church acknowledging your trip if visiting a church in Nigeria
E-Visa fees

Visa fee varies by nationality.

Payments needs to be done while filling online form.

Click here to check the visa fees

Visa Processing time

10 working days from receipt of application

6 working days for urgent processing
Health info

Photocopy of Yellow Fever Vaccination certificate.

More info


Business Visa

Normal Processing Fees For UK-based Embassies/Consulates

First applicant  $ 500
Second applicant  $ 210
Every additional applicant  $ 180
Group of 8 persons or more  $ 210 per person
Supplement for Urgent Processing NZD 250 per lodgement (irrespective of the number of applications in one submission)

Important: In case of Group of 08 persons or more, all applications need to be processed and submitted in one lot. If it involves a separate processing for any person(s) in the Group, additional individual charges will apply.

Assistance with Application Form: Additional service fee of NZD 80 per application will apply

Embassy details

Nigeria High Commission in UK

9 Northumberland Avenue
London WC2N 5BX
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 20 7839 1244