Use the simple checklist below to ensure that you complete the process properly.

Step 1

Determine what type of Visa you need. Visa types.

Step 2
View our fees page to determine how much your Visa will cost.

Step 3
Apply online
. Tip: Be sure to read the Visa application guidelines before you apply. Once your application is complete, print the document, along with your payment confirmation. Get started.

Step 4
Collate your documents. Package must contain:

  • – Printed application documents AND payment confirmation page (referenced above)
  • – Your traveling document (i.e passport)
  • – One Passport photograph
  • – Flight Details
  • – Letter of Invitation and a copy of the relevant pages of the traveling document of your host and his or her passport photograph
  • – Please use ONLY UPS Express Mail stamped, self addressed envelope (In order for your documents to be mailed back to you)

Step 5
Deliver completed package to the Consulate by mail or walk-in to:
Consulate-General of Nigeria, Atlanta
8060 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30350


  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.