The Immigration Office which handles visa applications is open to the public between 10.00a.m. and 3.00pm. Mondays – Fridays except on public holidays.



There are 2 (TWO) fees associated with obtaining a Visa:

  • Application Fee – This fee is payable ONLINE when completing a Visa application. It MUST be paid online.
  • Processing Fee – This fee is to be mailed to the consulate with completed application forms. It MUST be a Money Order, made payable to the Consulate General of Nigeria, Atlanta. Completed application forms can only be printed after applying online.

Nigerian Visa fees have been updated. Click to view the new fees.


IMPORTANT: All Visa applications MUST be made ONLINE. Applicants thereafter will be required to print out their completed application forms and forward same to the Consulate with a processing fee. The duration of processing remains 5 working days. View detailed instructions on how to apply online.

  1. 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. 
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. The office is located at: OIS SERVICES Suite 204, 918 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell, GA 30076 Tel. No.: +1 678 514 3263
  5. 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.