Visa Fees At Glance

Dear Applicants, kindly be informed that effective from 1 January 2016 VFS Lagos and Abuja centre will collect new visa fee as shown thus:

Application Type Visa Fee in Euros Visa Fee in Naira
Short Term visas (up to 90 days stay)
(Business, Tourism, Invitation, Sport competition, Medical treatment, Religious Purposes, Transit, Airport Transit)
60 20200
Long Term visas (more than 90 days stay)
(Family Reunion, Employment, Self-Employment, Re-Entry)
90 39000
Short Term visas for children going on tourism
(Between 0 - 6 years)
FREE FREE
Short Term visas for children going on tourism
(Between 6 - 12 years)
35 11800

Please Note:

  • The applicable visa fee in Naira is as per current exchange rate. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Naira in 500 & above only be accepted
  • The visa fee should only be paid at the time of submission of the documents at the Application center.

Visa categories that are exempted from the payment of visa fees are:

  1. Dependant family (spouse, parents and children of Italian or European citizens);
  2. Students attending Universities or some specific training;
  3. Children less than 6 years of age for short term visa

Service Charges

Visa Category Service Fee (NRN)
Schengen Visa  8080

The above fee is payable in cash at the VAC implant branch of Guaranty Trust Bank. Applicant also needs to pay 400 Naira's as bank charges.