The following steps are taken to apply for a UK visa in Nigeria:
- Apply Online
- Payment of application fee
- Book appointment
- Going for appointment
1. Payment of application fee
Follow the instructions when you apply online to pay your visa fee.
2. Book appointment
Appointments are booked at the visa application center in:
- Ikeja, Lagos
- Victoria Island, Lagos
3. Changes in visa application centers in Nigeria
By the end of September 2014, Teleperformance Ltd, will take over management of visa application centers in Nigeria.
On Monday 15 September, the VFS center in Abuja will close and Teleperformance visa center will open.
You must register with Teleperformance if you booked an appointment at Victoria Island or Abuja and when you have completed your application online.
If you do not register, there will be delays to your appointment at the visa application center.
VFS will continue to operate the visa application center in Ikeja until Friday 27 September 2014. Teleperformance will open its new center in Ikeja from Monday 29 September 2014.
4. Going for appointment
The following are done at your appointment:
- Submit application form and other required documents
- have your photo and fingerprints (biometric information) taken