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Courtesy Grants - Diplomatic / Official Visa

This is issued to government officials, Diplomats and their spouse. It is usually issued to classified government agents and recognized diplomats coming to represent their government in Nigeria. Proper confirmations and clearance procedures are usually obtained from home country. They are essentially carriers of Diplomatic and Official passports and they are treated within the ambits of the privileges and immunities art of the Geneva Convention.

The major requirement for Official/Diplomatic visa is accreditation from sending government.

  • Diplomatic, Official or Standard (for Dependents of Diplomats) Passports valid for not less than six (6)  months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement;
  • Two (2) recent passport size (35/40 mm) photographs;
  • Note Verbal from Foreign Ministry of applicant's home country or appropriate International Organisation

Fees: Free

Timeline for delivery: 48 Hours

Type of Document Request Form Guidelines
Visa Download Form At the Embassy