Nigerian Passport

Fresh Passport Application Requirements

Adult (18 years and above)

  • Letter of identification from Local Government/State of origin or residence or National Identity Card OR Letter of introduction for employees of government as a Nigerian citizen stating Service Number, Length of Service and Designation/Rank. The letter must be accompanied with a valid staff identity card;
  • Completed passport application form and 2 passport sized photographs (passport photographs endorsed at the back by the Guarantor);
  • Completed Guarantors’ form duly signed by a Commissioner for Oaths attached with Photocopy of Data page of Guarantor’s Nigerian ePassport and one passport sized photograph of the Guarantor;
  • Marriage certificate, where applicable;
  • Birth Certificate (certificate issued by the National Population Commission shall be required from applicants whose date of birth is with effect from Dec 1992) or Age Declaration attached with one passport-sized photograph and duly endorsed by a Commissioner for Oaths
  • Acknowledgement slip and evidence of payment


Minor (under 18 years of age)

  • Completed passport application form attached with 1 passport sized photograph of minor to be endorsed on the reverse side by the consenting parent’s;
  • Evidence of Nigerian citizenship of parent’s;
  • Birth certificate (certificate must be issued by the National Population Commission for minors born within Nigeria);
  • Letter of consent from both parents (Court Order to support a parent’s unavailability);
  • Acknowledgement slip and evidence of payment;
  • Court Order and Letter of approval from State Ministry of Women and Child Development (This Requirement is strictly for adopted child)
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