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At this time, is unable to assist citizens of Nigeria in obtaining a visa to Canada. Applicants must appear in person at the Consulate of Canada in New York to have their biometrics collected. Please contact the consulate for details on how to apply.

Fill out Canada tourist visa application form online

Fill out, validate and print the online application. This link opens a new window.
NOTE: The work history section must be filled out for the past 10 years, with no gaps.

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

Original, signed Nigeria passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity.
Passport-type photographs: 2
Payment Authorization. Complete and sign the Credit Card Authorization Form.
Proof of status. Original evidence of your legal status in US (Original US visa, I-20, H1B approval notice, etc). I-20 and DS-2019 forms must be endorsed within the past 3 months by your adviser. B1/B2 visa holders MUST apply directly with the Consulate.
Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or confirmed itinerary.
Bank statement. Copy of the applicant's most recent monthly bank statement. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balances of the accounts, and the date of the statement.
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations.
Personal Invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date. You will also need to provide proof of the host's status in Canada ie. copy of their Canada passport's information page, or, if they are not a citizen of Canada, copies of their Canada residence permit and their national passport's information pages.
Family Information form. A completed Family Information form. This form is available here and must be typed.
Supplemental form. A completed Schedule 1 supplemental information form. The work history section must be filled out with the applicant's information for the past 10 years with no gaps. Periods of unemployment and study should be entered into the form. This form is available here and must be typed.
Use of Representative . Completed and signed Use of Representative form. The form is available here. Section A 1-3 should be completed, along with Section D. Form must be typed with the exception of the signature.
Consent form. Completed and signed CSC Consent form. The form is available here.
Document Checklist. Completed checklist of the required documents must also be submitted. The form is available here.

Canada tourist visa fees for citizens of Nigeria

  • Validity: up to 180 days
  • Processing: 5 business days
  • Total cost:
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Canada visa for citizens of Nigeria is required. For more information please contact the nearest Canada embassy.
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