Canadian Embassy in Nigeria: How to Complete the Canadian Visa Application

Address of Canadian Embassy in Nigeria

Lagos Address:

Canadian Deputy High Commission
Immigration Section
4 Anifowoshe Street
Victoria Island

Canadian Embassy in Nigeria Mailing Address:

Canadian Deputy High Commission
Immigration Section
P. O. Box 54506

Tel.: (234 1) 262-2512/13/15
Fax: (234 1) 262-2516/17

E-mail Address:

Canada Embassy Lagos Website: Embassy website

Additional information about the Canadian Embassy in Nigeria:

As reported by the 2012 census, roughly 10,000 people from Nigeria have recently moved to Canada. The trade between Canada and Nigeria exceed $1 billion yearly, but the visa requirements are continuously fluctuating between Canada and Nigeria, making it necessary to speak with a legal counselor/lawyer when you’re in doubt before applying directly to the official website of the Canadian embassy, Nigeria.

Should I contact an Agent before applying for a visa at the Canadian Embassy in Abuja or Lagos?

It is not recommended to consult a lawyer or an agent before applying for a Canadian visa in Nigeria, but it is necessary to remember that when applying for Canadian Immigration, you are required to submit your application to the Canadian Embassy of your nationality (in this case, Nigeria).

However, there could few exceptions to the rule if you’re a foreigner applying for Canadian Visa in Nigeria. You should try and consult an agent or attorney to help you with the procedures connected with the Canadian Embassy of your country because the Canadian Embassy in Nigeria may have its own set of governing rules or guidelines regarding foreigners in Nigeria.

Step by step instructions to Apply for the Canadian Online Visa

  • The application forms can be completed electronically and after that can be printed out after the completion.
  • Required documents are required to be submitted with the completed application forms before submission.
  • The applicant is also required to pay for the both the biometric fee and the visa fees before the processing of your application can start.
  • The visa fee must be paid together with CVAC administration charges.

At the point when visiting the visa application center, the applicant is expected to go with the required documents, hard copy of the completed application papers, two sized white- background photographs and an international passport (issued not less than 6 months ago).

At the Canada Visa Application Center, the applicant will be given a tracking number, which can be used to track the application progress online.


  1. Prof FAJOBI,IBUKUN OLUWUMI November 22, 2016
  2. Prof FAJOBI,IBUKUN OLUWUMI November 22, 2016

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