FAQ – CANADA VISITOR VISA IN NIGERIA
How much is the Canada Visitor Visa fee in Nigeria?
Visa Processing Fee: C$100 (Approximately ₦26,800)
Biometrics Fee/VFS Charge: C$85 (Approximately ₦22,780)
Total Amount for Canada Visitor Visa Application: = C$185 (Approximately ₦49,580)
* An exchange rate of C$1 (Canadian Dollar) to ₦268 (Nigerian Naira) was used. So, if the actual exchange rate is lower or higher, the Naira (₦) equivalent amount will change accordingly.
To apply for a Canada visitor visa in Nigeria, do I go to the Canadian Embassy?
No. The Canadian Embassy does NOT accept walk-in applicants for visa applications. You will have to either submit your application online or submit a paper application at VFS Global in Nigeria (see details below).
Canada Visa Application Centre in Lagos, Nigeria
Manor Hall, Plot 110, Admiral Ayinla Way,
Opposite Treasure Garden Estate,
Third Roundabout, Lekki Phase I,
Lagos – Nigeria.
Canada Visa Application Centre in Abuja, Nigeria
Sterling Bank Plaza, 3rd Floor,
Plot 1083 Mohammadu Buhari Way,
Central Business District,
Abuja – Nigeria.
*The Canada Visa Application Centre in Abuja moved from Silverbird Entertainment Centre (their old location) to Sterling Bank Plaza (their current location) effective 09 September 2019.
Days/Hours of Operation:
– Monday to Friday (excluding declared public holidays).
– Walk-in / Acceptance of Application: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (Applicants/Representatives) or 8:00 am to 10:00 am (Groups of 10 or more).
– Passport Collection: 8:00 am to 3:30 pm (Applicants/Representatives).
– Canada VFS Helpline Number: +234 815 019 9900
– Canada VFS Helpline Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
What is the Address and Location of Canada Embassy in Nigeria?
It is important to note that when applying for a Canada Visitor Visa, you will not have to deal directly with the Canadian Embassy in Nigeria neither do you need to go there, except you are invited for an interview. Canada VFS Visa Application Centre (VAC) collects all Canada visa application documents from Canada Visa applicants, and then sends it to the applicable Canadian Embassy that will handle your application.
Abuja Canada Embassy Address:
High Commission of Canada to Nigeria in Abuja
High Commission of Canada
13010G, Palm close, Diplomatic Drive,
Central Business District Abuja,
Telephone: +234 9 461 2900
Hours of Operation: Monday to Thursday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm | Friday, 8:00 am to 1:30 pm.
Lagos Canada Embassy Address:
Deputy High Commission of Canada to Nigeria in Lagos
Deputy High Commission of Canada
4 Anifowoshe Street,
Telephone: +234 1 271 5650
Hours of Operation: Monday to Thursday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm | Friday: 7:30 am to 1:00 pm.