HOW & WHERE TO APPLY FOR GERMANY VISA IN NIGERIA


How to obtain a visa for Germany
New Visa appointment procedure guidelines
The German Embassy has commissioned an experienced private limited company to operate the visa application system. With the new arrangements in place, applicants resident in Nigeria that are applying for a visa will now be able to source their appointment 24hrs, seven days a week.
IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Schengen visa will be valid also for the following countries: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, Switzerland and Malta.
From the same date new Schengen regulations regarding applicants from a number of countries, amongst them Nigeria, will lengthen the processing time of the visa applications to two weeks.
Airport transit visa are not affected by the new regulations.
With effect from 01 May 2008 Nigerian citizens do not need an airport transit visa if they are in possession of a valid visa for member state of the EU or for a sovereign state of the Convent of the European Territory of 02 May 1992, Japan, Canada, Switzerland or the United States of America; or if after using the visa they return to Nigeria from any of these countries.
Any inconvenience caused by the new regulations is highly regretted.
How to Apply for a Visa (Visa Requirements)