CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS

Requirements for Citizenship by Naturalization (Under The Section 27 of The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 As Amended):

  • Passport Photograph.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • Evidence of Means of Livelihood.
  • Tax Clearance Certificate.
  • Residence Permit.
  • First 5 pages of International Passport including Data Page.
  • Guarantors' Downloaded Form.
  • Guarantors' Passport Photograph.
  • Guarantors' Curriculum Vitae.
  • ID Card (Driver’s License/International Passport/National ID Card) of Guarantors'.
  • Evidence of Socio-Economic Contributions.

 * All these documents should be uploaded 

 

Requirements for Citizenship by Registration (Under Section 26 (2B) of The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 As Amended):

  • Passport Photograph.
  • Applicant’s Birth Certificate.
  • Marriage Certificate where applicable.
  • Residence Permit.
  • First 5 pages of International Passport including Data Page.
  • Upload evidence of Nigerian Citizenship of either Parent/ Grand Parent/Great Grand Parent.
  • Letter from Guarantors'.
  • Guarantors' Passport Photograph.
  • Guarantors' Downloaded Form.
  • Guarantors' Curriculum Vitae.
  • ID Card (Driver’s License/International Passport/National ID Card) of Guarantors'.

 * All these documents should be uploaded

 

 

Requirements for Citizenship by Registration (Under The Section 26 (2A) of The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 As Amended):

  • Passport Photograph.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • Evidence of Means of Livelihood.
  • Marriage Certificate.
  • Residence Permit.
  • First 5 pages of International Passport including Data Page.
  • Letter of Consent from Husband/Children/Relatives in case of deceased husband.
  • Particular of previous Marriage(s) where applicable.
  • Evidence of Husband/Relatives Citizenship in case of deceased husband (Local Government Certificate of Origin or Naturalization Certificate).
  • Upload Court Judgment.
  • Letter from Guarantors'.
  • Guarantors' Downloaded Form.
  • ID Card (Driver’s License/International Passport/National ID Card) of Guarantors'.

* All these documents should be uploaded

 

 

Requirements for Special Immigration Status (SIS) (In Accordance with Chapter III, Section 32 of The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 As Amended):

  • Passport Photograph.
  • Birth Certificate Beneficiary.
  • International Passport Page.
  • Evidence of Source of Income.
  • Tax Clearance Certificate.
  • Residence Permit/ CERPAC Document of Beneficiary.
  • Birth Certificate of Children (If any).
  • First 5 pages of husband’s International Passport.
  • Marriage Certificate.
  • Upload Formal Application from Nigerian spouse with Undertaking to shoulder Immigration responsibilities.
  • Local Government Certificate of Origin of the Nigeria Spouse.
  • Authentic Report from State of Couple’s Domicile.
  • Relevant Marriage Photos.

* All these documents should be uploaded

 

 

Requirements for Renunciation of Nigerian Citizenship (Under The Section 29 of The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria As Amended):

  • Passport Photograph.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • First 5 pages of International Passport including Data Page.
  • Sworn Affidavit.
  • Evidence of Citizenship in the new country.
  • Local Government Certificate of Origin with Passport Photograph.
  • Certification by the Secretary of the Applicant's Local Government Area.

* All these documents should be uploaded

 

Requirements for Temporary Residence Permit:

  • Passport Photograph.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • International Passport Data Page.
  • Evidence of source of income.
  • Birth Certificate of children (if any).
  • Tax Clearance Certificate.
  • Residence Permit/ CERPAC Document of Beneficiary.
  • Birth Certificate of children (if any).
  • First 5 pages of husband’s International Passport.
  • Upload Formal Application from Nigerian spouse with Undertaking to shoulder Immigration Responsibilities.
  • Local Government Certificate of Origin of the Nigeria spouse.
  • Authentic Report from State of Couple’s Domicile.
  • Upload Attestation of Residence Status by the Nigerian Embassy in the spouse Country of Residence.
  • Relevant Marriage Photos.

* All these documents should be uploaded