All you need to know about Canada visa requirement for Nigerian citizens and how to apply for a Canadian visa.
Canada is one of the world`s largest and wealthiest countries. This country is good for living, studying and working. There are a lot of Nigerian citizens already there because the process of obtaining a visa in Canada is quite simple.
Canadian visa requirements for Nigerian citizens
- Application Forms: You need to download and complete Application Form (Click here) and and Family Information Form (Click here). You need to answer every question on both forms, if a question is not appropriate to you, answer N/A. Be sure to include your postal address, phone number, and email address.
- Additional documents: Two passport picture with the date and sign at the back.
- Pay visa fees and biometric fee: You need to add the fees with your Application Form.
- Bring your original passport.
- Note which is containing an explanation of the purpose of the trip, the length of stay, destination, and contacts. You must provide booking of air tickets.
- Invitation letter.
- Confirmed pledges: You need to prove that you have enough money to cover your travel and other expenses.
Here are additional documents that may be in certain circumstances include:
- Proof of present studies (if you are a student);
- Proof of your business;
- Proof of employment.
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Canadian student visa requirements
People who want to study in Canada on a temporary admission need to apply for the student visa. To be eligible for a student visa you need to have:
- Proof of admission to school or university;
- Proof that they are financially able to pay for tuition fee, rental housing, transportation and other related maintenance costs;
- The applicant must have no criminal convictions;
- The applicant need to take a medical test.
You need to apply for a study permit before you come to Canada. But also in some cases it can be: applying within Canada, applying outside Canada, applying at the port of entry. Make sure that you understand which case is suitable for you.
The documents for a Canada Student Visa:
- A valid international passport;
- Passport-size photos;
- Admission letter from the school;
- Evidence that you are in good health;
- Proof of financial support;
- Study Permit form;
- Abbriviation for vacation Consent form;
- Family Information form.
Canadian business visa requirements
- Visa Application Form and required declaration;
- Copy of latest bank statement;
- A valid international passport;
- Passport-size pictures;
- Visa fees;
- Airline ticket reservation;
- Letter from your health insurance.
Canada visa application guide
- You need to choose the type of visa.
- Check the requirements for the visa type.
- Fill the Application and Family Information Forms.
- Pay the visa application and Biometric fees.
- Go for your visa appointment in announced day.
Canada Embassy in Lagos
4 Anifowoshe Street, Victoria Island
Telephone: (234 1) 262-2512/13/15
Fax: (234 1) 262-2516/17
Canada Embassy in Abuja
Central Business District
Telephone: (011 234 9) 461-2900
Fax: (011 234 9) 461-2901
So, will you try to get your own Canadian visa? Then without doubt, our guide will be useful for you. Or you already have one?
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