Business Visas

Information for applicants who live outside Pretoria or Gauteng

Applicants who live outside Pretoria and Gauteng should note that they are not required to come down to the high commission's office in person. To successfully apply for Nigerian in addition to the category requirement, application should do the following

  • Fill the application online via this link
  • Print the online application form that was dully filled and sign it
  • Print the Online payment and Acknowledgement slip
  • Attach a passport that is valid for 6 months and or a valid residence permit for non-South African citizens with at least 4 blank pages
  • Attach two (2) Coloured Passport photographs – Normal size
  • Eclose all these and a self addressed envelope that will be used to send your passport back to you

  • Send the envelop to the following address. Please, use a reliable courier such as DHL and make sure the document is hand deliver to our visa section.

    Please take note of the commission's Visa processing operating hours.

    The Nigeria High Commission
    971 Francis Baard Street
    Pretoria 0001

All Applicants should submit their application in person at the high commission office. Applicants should note that the high commission do not accept any application through the agent. In line with this, applicants who give their application to an agent do at their own risk.