TOURIST REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • Two passport photos 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • One visa application form (click here to download)- do not fill out online application and process payments. Our visa specialists will do that for you
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • Copy of most recent personal bank statement
  • Copy of hotel reservation
  • Copy of flight itinerary 
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens


BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • Two passport photos 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • One visa application form (click here to download)- do not fill out online application and process payments. Our visa specialists will do that for you
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • One business letter from US company (click here to download sample
  • One invitation letter from a company in Nigeria (copies accepted)
  • Copy of Certificate of Incorporation from company in Nigeria
  • Copy of most recent personal bank statement with minimum $500 balance (in addition to the business letter)
  • Copy of flight itinerary
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens

Quick facts about visas to Nigeria:

--Nigeria offers two types of visas. Use the instructions below to apply for a visa sticker
--Looking to apply for an e-visa? Please click here

--US citizens qualify for tourist & business visas with validity of up to 2 years, multiple entry
--AVS can process visas for all applicants nationwide regardless of jurisdiction

--NIGERIAN VISAS MUST BE USED WITHIN 90 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF ISSUANCE OR THEY WILL NOT BE VALID
--Nigerian visas are valid from the date of issue. If your travel plans change after the visa is issued, you can leave earlier or delay your trip

INFO@AVSCHICAGO.COM

American Visa Document Pre-Check Service can save valuable time and reduce  stress. Use this service to avoid mistakes or delays. Our experienced visa specialists will review and check your scanned documents to confirm that your application is ready to be filed, and will alert you if any information needs to be corrected or if there is any missing paperwork. Please note we do not charge any additional fees for document pre-check.   

    AMERICAN VISA SERVICE

STEP 4: SEND ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS FOR PROCESSING TO OUR TEMPORARY ADDRESS:

AMERICAN VISA SERVICE 
44337 LORD FAIRFAX PL
ASHBURN VA 20147
Tel: 312-922-8860


STEP 2: E-MAIL DOCUMENTS FOR REVIEW

NIGERIA

*Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.

** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Embassy fees are non-refundable once your paperwork is submitted to the Embassy. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency and any Embassy. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will notify you immediately to let you know about the status of your application.

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Embassy of Nigeria is now issuing visas. Please follow steps and requirement below.

TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS: click here

STEP 3: CALCULATE FEES (Embassy fees + AVS Service Fees + Shipping Fees)

STEP 1: GATHER THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ACCORDING TO THE PURPOSE OF YOUR TRIP

Embassy Fees

Regular Processing: 7-10 days

Rush Processing: 4-5 days
Tourist or business (single or multiple entry up to 2yr)
$460.00
$525.00



     

AVS Service Fees
Regular Processing: 7-10 days
Rush Processing: 4-5 days
Tourist or business (single or multiple entry up to 2yr)
$250.00
$350.00
Trip Registration (optional)
$15.00
$15.00

    

Shipping Fees                                                        
   FedEx Overnight Return  
    FedEx 2 Day Return   

$40.00
$30.00