Step 1: Select Visa Details
Step: Nigeria STR Entry Visa Requirements
  1. Collect all documentation listed below, including the Application form and the Letter of authorization.
  2. Once you have collected all the information, proceed to fill out and submit the Order form.
  3. Ship all the documentation including the filled out Application form and Letter of authorization, to:

Visa Services Canada, Inc.
275 Slater Street, Suite 900
Ottawa ON K1P 5H9

For safer and faster service, ship by Puro or FedEx, or by Canada Post trackable courier.

One copy of passport data page

Scanned copy of the passport data page.

Original signed passport

Applicant must submit their current real original valid passport. Visas are stamped into a passport, therefore the original passport is required. Passports must be valid for at least six more months after returning from the visa country. Passports must have original signatures.

One Photograph Canadian Passport size (50mm by 70mm)

Letter from inviting company

A letter from the company in the destination country is required.

Air ticket from Canada to country and return

One (1) signed visa application form

The Application form must be printed single-sided and signed in black ink only.

Letter of authorization

Applicant must submit an original "Letter of Authorization". This document authorizes us to work with the Embassy/consulate on the applicants behalf. Please complete and sign both identical sections. May be completed by typing into PDF fields, printing and signing, or printed and completed by hand.

Special Instructions



- 4 (40mm x 40mm) colour ID photos on white background, with name on back

 - 4 notarized copies Certificates/Diplomas & Resume that qualify the applicant for the job,
This means one original notarized document and three copies of that notarized document.

 - 4 copies of Letter of Acceptance of the Offer  (signed by the applicant),

 - 4 copies of RCMP national HQ Criminal Records Certificate confirmed by fingerprints,
This means one original certificate and three copies of certificate.

 - 4 copies of Yellow Fever certificate,

 - accompanying wife and children must comply with items above. In addition, a separate
invitation is required for spouse and dependents,

Documents provided by employer that you must provide in the application package:
 - 4 copies of Expatriate Quota approval letter issued by the Nigerian Immigration Service,
 - 4 copies of Expatriate Quota approval letter certified by the Ministry of Internal Affairs,
 - 4 copies of Letter of Offer of Appointment (signed by the company),
 - 4 copies of the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) company registration.

Step: Complete and submit the Order form

Complete Online Order

Applicant must complete a Visa Services Canada order form which provides contact information, service request and payment information. Upon completion of the order form, shipping or delivery instructions will be provided.

Proceed to the Order form