1. Valid Nigerian Passport of the applicant
2. Valid Nigerian passport of the Declarant
3. Declarant must be six years or older than applicant
4. Photocopy of passport data page of Declarant and Applicant.
5. Two passport size full face photographs of both applicant and declarant
6. $60 Age declaration fees
7. Prepaid self addressed envelope.


1. Four certified copies of death certificate (if the certified copies do not show a cause of death, the Consulate will require a photo of the original showing the cause or a letter of non-contagious w/cause from attending physician)
2. Burial permit/w raised seal
3. Letter of embalming on funeral home letterhead, letter must state that the remains were placed in a metal sealer casket.
4. Letter of non-contagious disease from State or County Health Offical stating that the deceased did not die from a communicable disease and that there were no contagious diseases present in the area at the time of death,
signed and notarized
5. Separate statement from the Funeral home that the casket contains only the remains of the deceased, signed and notarized
6. Passport of deceased
7. Metal sealer casket
8. Outer wood box required/no inner liner
9. No Consul inspection is required. the Consulate will issue a letter of permission to ship.
10. $15.00 (money order) made out to the Consulate General of Nigeria. Processing time 3 business days from the day of receipt in the Immigration Dept.
10. Letter from the family verifying that they will pick up the body upon arrival in Nigeria with the name, address and phone# of the consigneee.
11. Prepaid self addressed envelope has to be United States Express mail


Nigerian Entrepreneurs in (the/Southeast) USA are invited to register their businesses/companies with the Consulate General. This is to facilitate the establishment of a data bank to serve the interests of the registered company and government.


1. Valid Nigerian passport
2. Application letter with full Addresses in Nigeria and U.S
3. Two recent passport size photograph
4. $60 Citizen Identification fees
5. Prepaid self addressed envelope


1. Valid Nigerian passport
2. Original copies of certificates and qualifications
3. $60 Change of Profession fees.
4. Prepaid self addressed envelope.

  1. This to inform that the federal Government has concluded all necessary arrangements for the issuance of the Nigerian Diaspora Bond In the International Capital Market. For more details Click Here
  2. The General Public is hereby notified that LYNXSYS: An IT Firm/Consultant with a web site domain name NIGERIANPASSPORTNOW.COM who purportedly acts and renders Consular, Visa, Payment Confirmation and Express Delivery services on behalf of the Consultant is a Hoax and should be avoided. 
  3. The Consulate wishes to categorically state, that it has nothing to do with the aforementioned business concern as it cannot guarantee its Authenticity. In this light, therefore whoever conducts business with it does as his own risk.
  4. OPENING OF A NIGERIA VISA SORTING AND CLEARANCE CENTER OPERATED BY OIS SERVICES ON BEHALF OF THE CONSULATE OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA. This is to inform the General Public that a visa collection and sorting center has been opened and is operated by OIS Services on behalf of the Consulate General of Nigeria.
  5. The office is located at: OIS SERVICES Suite 204, 918 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell, GA 30076 Tel. No.: +1 678 514 3263
  6. By this development, all submissions of visa applications and payments will henceforth be handled by aforementioned office, starting from Monday, May 16, 2016. Please note that, from the above stated date (May 16, 2016) the Consulate will cease to collect any visa applications and payments.