Free Zone Entry Visa Application Guidelines

Free Zone Entry Visa

Guidelines:

  1. Visit the Home page of Nigeria Immigration Portal
  2. Locate & click on the appropriate application form to start the process:
    1. Entry Visa/Freezone Application Form
  3. Fill the Application form; check the 'I ACCEPT FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THIS FORM' check box.
  4. Click on 'Submit Application' button to view ‘Applicant details page’
  5. Click on “Proceed to Online Payment”
  6. Click to select Payment Currency “Pay in Dollars” option then Click on ‘Continue’ button
  7. For Payment Outside of Nigeria

    1. If you select a processing country other than Nigeria, your payment will be in US Dollars. You will be re-directed to an approved payment platform to complete your application and make your payment in US Dollars.

Important Notice:

  1. Expatriate Quota is not a requirement for Free Zone Entry Visa.
  2. Entry Visa Application Form can be accessed on the home page by clicking on “Entry Visa Application Form”

Requirements:

  1. Expatriate must provide the following in support of the application:
    1. Letter of introduction from relevant Free Zone Authority
    2. Letter of Offer of Employment from licensed Free Zone company
    3. Relevant credentials
    4. Valid International Passport (must possess a minimum of 6 months validity)
    5. Duly completed and signed printout of online Entry Visa application
    6. Evidence of Online payment
    7. Two (2) passport photographs

Applicable Visa Fees are indicated below

Embassy VISA Fees

  SINGLE ENTRY MULTIPLE ENTRY TWP FEES STR VISA FEES
Afghanistan Gratis Gratis    
Albania US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Algeria US$50 US$50 US$50 US$50
Andorra $68.00 US$68 X No    
Angola $2.00 US$2.00 X No    
Antigua and Barbuda $148.00 $148.00 X No    
Argentina US$60 US$100 US$125 US$125
Armenia US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Australia AS$160 ( US$ 141) AS$200(US$176) AS$200(US$176) AS$200(US$176)
Austria 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Azerbaijan $78.00 $78.00    
Bahamas $19.00 $19.00    
Bahrain $45.00 $45.00    
Bangladesh $253.00 $253.00    
Barbados Gratis Gratis    
Belarus $68.00 $68.00    
Belgium €60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Belize $200.00 $200.00    
Benin ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Bhutan $68.00 $68.00 X No    
Bolivia $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Bosnia and Herzegovina US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Botswana P500(US$114) P500(US$114) P500(US$114) P500(US$114)
Brazil $20.00 $20.00 X No    
Brunei $45.00 $45.00 X No    
Bulgaria $50.00 $50.00 X No    
Burkina Faso ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Burundi US$100 US$200 US$250 US$250
Cambodia $68.00 $68.00 X No    
Cameroon -$3.00 -$3.00 X No CFA50,000(US$111) CFA50,000(US$111)
Canada US$75 US$150 US$150 US$150
Cape Verde ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Central African Republic CFA30,000(US$67) CFA150,000(US$335) CFA150,000(US$335) CFA150,000(US$335)
Chad $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Chile $200.00 $200 X No    
China US$64 US$64 US$64 US$64
Colombia $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Comoros $20.00 $20.00 X No    
Congo (Brazzaville) CFA 50,000(US$111) CFA 100,000(US$224) CFA 100,000(US$224) CFA 100,000(US$224)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Costa Rica $20.00 $20.00 X No    
Côte d’Ivoire ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Croatia US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Cuba PESO 50(US$54) PESO 50(US$54) PESO 50(US$54) PESO 50(US$54)
Cyprus US$30 US$30 X No    
Czech Republic 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Denmark 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Djibouti US$3 US$3    
Dominica US$20 US$20    
Dominican Republic US$20 US$20 X No    
East Timor (Timor Timur) US$68 US$68 X No    
Ecuador US$3 US$3 X No    
Egypt US$45 US$45 X No    
El Salvador US$3 US$3 X No    
Equatorial Guinea US$3.00 US$3.00 X No    
Eritrea US$2 US$2 X No    
Estonia US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Ethiopia US$2 US$2 X No    
Fiji US$2 US$2 X No    
Finland 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
France 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Gabon $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Gambia, ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Georgia US$60 US$200 US$200 US$200
Germany 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Ghana ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Greece 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Grenada $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Guatemala $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Guinea ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Guinea-Bissau ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Guyana $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Haiti $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Honduras $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Hong Kong S.A.R., China US$64 US$64 US$64 US$64
Hungary US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Iceland $68.00 $12.00    
India INR 10,000(US$253) INRS 10,000(US$253) INR 10,000(253) INR 10,000(253)
Indonesia INDR 2,200,000(US$245) INDR 2,200,000(US$245) INDR 2,200,000(US$245) INDR 2,200,000(US$245)
Iran $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Iraq $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Ireland $68.00 $12.00    
Israel ILS 375(US$397) ILS 650(US$169) ILS 650(US$169) ILS 650(US$169)
Italy 60(US$388) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Jamaica $3,188.00 $3188.00 X No    
Japan JP¥4,000(US$36)      
Jordan US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Kazakhstan US$60 US$200 US$200 US$200
Kenya $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Kiribati $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Korea, North $46.00 $46.00 X No    
Korea, South $30.00 $46.00 X No    
Kuwait $3.00 $3.00    
Kyrgyzstan US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Laos $4.00 $4.00    
Latvia US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Lebanon US$100 US$200 US$250 US$250
Lesotho $64.00 $64.00    
Liberia Gratis Gratis    
Libya LIBYAN DINAR 20(US$26) LIBYAN DINAR 40(US$40) LIBYAN DINAR 100(US$100) LIBYAN DINAR 100(US$100)
Liechtenstein $68.00 $68.00    
Lithuania US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Luxembourg 60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of        
Madagascar $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Malawi $39.00 $29.00 X No    
Malaysia US$6 US$6 US$66 US$66
Maldives $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Mali ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Malta US$26 US$40 US$100 US$100
Marshall Islands $65.00 $65.00 X No    
Mauritania $58.00 $58.00 X No    
Mauritius $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Mexico $32.00 $32.00    
Micronesia, Federated States of        
Moldova US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Monaco $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Mongolia $26.00 $72.00    
Morocco DHS 710(US$88.75) DHS 2130(US$266.25) DHS 2130(US$266.25) DHS 2130(US$266.25)
Mozambique US$50 US$50 US$50 US$50
Myanmar $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Namibia NAD450(US$66) NAD450(US$66) NAD450(US$66) NAD450(US$66)
Nauru $4.00      
Nepal $39.00 $39.00    
Netherlands €60(US$88) €240(US$352) €95(US$139) €115(US$168)
New Zealand $2.00 $2.00    
Nicaragua $2.00 $2.00    
Niger ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Nigeria ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Norway $4.00 $62.00    
Oman $46.00 $46.00    
Pakistan $34.00 $68.00 X No    
Palau $3.00      
Panama $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Papua New Guinea $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Paraguay $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Peru $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Philippines $39.00 $78.00    
Poland US$51 US$102 US$120 US$120
Portugal €50(US$73) €100(US$146) €100(US$146) €200(US$293)
Qatar $4.00 $4.00 X No    
Romania $42.00 $42.00 X No    
Russia US$84 US$200 US$100 US$100
Rwanda $4.00 $4.00    
Saint Kitts and Nevis $19.00 $19.00 X No    
Saint Lucia $19.00 $19.00 X No    
Saint Vincent and The Grenadines $19.00 $19.00 X No    
Samoa $3.00 $3.00 X No    
San Marino $3.00 $3.00    
Sao Tome and Principe US$50 US$100 US$50 US$50
Saudi Arabia $46.00 $46.00 X No    
Senegal ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Serbia and Montenegro US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Seychelles $4.00 $4.00    
Sierra Leone ECOWAS ECOWAS    
Singapore Gratis Gratis -  
Slovakia US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Slovenia US$50 US$100 US$100 US$100
Solomon Islands $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Somalia $3.00 $3.00    
South Africa R400(US$58) R700(US$103) R1,400(US$205) R1,400(US$205)
Spain €125(US$183) €350(US$514) €350(US$514) €400(US$587)
Sri Lanka $40.00 $4.00    
Sudan $2.00 $2.00    
Suriname $40.00 $40.00    
Swaziland $58.00 $58.00 X No    
Sweden SEK500(US$78) SEK500(US$78) SEK500(US$78) SEK500(US$78)
Switzerland SF 76.35(US$67.68) SF 229.05(US$203) SWISSFRANCE 35(US$76) SF 152.70(US$135.36)
Syria US$46 US$46 US$46  
Taiwan $50.00 $100.00   $120.00
Tajikistan $68.00 $68.00    
Tanzania TZS 30,000(US$29) TZS 30,000(US$29) TZS 30,000(US$29) TZS 30,000(US$29)
Thailand HK$450(US$14) HK$1,200(US$39) HK$450(US$14) HK$450(US$14)
Togo ECOWAS      
Tonga $64.00 $64.00    
Trinidad and Tobago Gratis Gratis    
Tunisia $32.00 $32.00 X No    
Turkey $32.00 $32.00 X No    
Turkmenistan US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Tuvalu $3.00 $3.00 X No    
Uganda $2.00 $2.00 X No    
Ukraine $52.00 $52.00 X No    
United Arab Emirates $4.00 $4.00 X No    
United Kingdom €70(US$144) €230(US$472) €230(US$472) €230(US$472)
United States US$112 US$112 US$112 US$112
Uruguay $60.00 $100.00    
Uzbekistan US$60 US$200 US$100 US$100
Vanuatu $3.00 $3.00    
Vatican City €60(US$88) €75(US$110) €75(US$110) €75(US$110)
Venezuela US$50 US$50 US$50 US$50
Vietnam $68.00 $68.00    
Western Sahara $2.00 $2.00    
Yemen $46.00 $46.00    
Zambia ZMK30000(US$6) ZMK30000(US$6) ZMK30000(US$6) ZMK30000(US$6)
Zimbabwe ZWD2,000,000(US$ ZWD3,000,000(US$ ZWD3,000,000(US$ ZWD3,000,000(US$