Have you been dreaming of travelling to Canada form Nigeria? Are you interested to apply for Canada Visa from Nigeria? Then this article got you covered. This blog post covers the entire tutorial you need to apply for Canada Visa from Nigeria. Below are things you need to know in other to run a successful application.

Anyone that is permitted to travel to Canada must have the basic requirement which VISA. Many have faced several problems when applying for Visa in Nigeria. That is why we have decided to give you a clear guide on how to apply for Canada Visa from Nigeria. This tutorial will help you do it yourself.

Getting Visa to Canada from Nigeria is not easy. It requires submitting several documents coupled with your application form. During this process endeavor to provide reliable and proven information because anyone that they discover is false will lead to denial of Visa.


How to Apply For Canada Visa

Below are all you need to apply for Canada Visa from Nigeria – requirements and procedures involved.


Conditions Required

There are many types of Visa available for people going to Canada, but any Visa you want to apply. The conditions below must be met.

  1. You must have a valid International Passport;
  2. You health condition must be good (it may require providing your medical history, also if you have HIV and AIDS – you may receive negative answer to your visa application);
  3. You should provide documents you have ties in Nigeria. This includes proof that you have a job, family, houses, businesses or assets. If you want to visit Canada for a short period, these assets will serve as proof that you will return to Nigeria;
  4. You must have proof to show that you have enough money at Canada.
  5. You should provide all required documents to a Visa Application Center.


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List of Documents Required

You must need two documents for any Canadian Visa.

  • Application Form IMM5257
  • Family Information Form IMM5645.

Other Documents Required

  1. An invitation from a person or business representative that you will be meeting in Canada. It should include contact information, duration of your stay, purpose and dates of visit;
  2. Previous passports (it serves as evidence of your previous travel history);
  3. Payment for your Visa Processing Fee;
  4. Two passport photographs with your signature and date at the back. Your international passport should be older than six months. If other members of your family will also accompany you, then they you should also provide their own passport photos. On the back of the photos – do not forget to write their names and dates of birth.;
  5. A note of information about your trip. It should contain contacts, destinations, purposes of your trip, duration of stay, booked hotel addresses and provisional airline booking;
  6. Your original Nigerian passport and those beloging to anyone accompanying you. Nigeria should issue this passport. It should have at least six months’ validity period and contain two blank visa pages;
  7. You should also submit a photocopy of your bio-data page. It`s the page that shows your name, surname, date of birth, place of birth, photo, etc.;
  8. Evidence of invitation, hotel confirmation, registration to a seminar, trade show, science conference, etc.;
  9. Biometric fees;
  10. Proof of funds. You will need to submit evidence that you can cover your travel expenses. Acceptable proof of your payability may include a certificate bank statement of your account history for three previous months, proof of investments in your bank account or a list of sponsorship from the the person inviting you to Canada;
  11. Self-addressed return courier envelope to get your documents back.


How Much It Cost to Apply For Canada Visa From Nigeria

You are required to pay Visa application fee if you want to travel to Canada. Your Visa fee will not be returned to you if the application is rejected. Just visit nearest Canada Visa Application Center to process your application fee and biometric fees.


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Location Of Canada Embassy In Nigeria

Canada Embassy is located at 16, Billing Way, Oregun Industrial Area, Ikeja, Lagos. Visit that place for your Visa application, ignore any other place to avoid been scammed.


How to Apply For Canada Visa from Nigeria

If you want to Apply For Canada Visa from Nigeria visit any nearby Canada Embassy in Nigeria. Follow the instructions given there and run you application successfully.


If you have any question concerning how to apply for Canada visa from Nigeria. Please use the comment box below our team is ready to give you an answer.

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