applicants are invited to submit:
- An international passport which
is to be valid at least 90 days after the intended departure from the
Czech Republic/Schengen area.
- A completed visa application form with
a glued passport photograph of the applicant which corresponds to
his/her current appearance of the applicant.
- A proof of Travel Medical Insurance covering the whole period of
the intended stay
- Copy of flight ticket or
flight reservation including return flight.
- Verifiable evidence of sufficient means
of subsistence during intended stay such as:
Recent personal bank statement or balance over last three months;
Regular income generated by property.
- Proof of accommodation for
the whole duration of the intended stay; hotel reservations.
- Additionally, for non-Nigerian nationals
residing in Nigeria:
Copy of the Nigerian residence permit.
- Minors travelling alone or
with one parent must present:
Letter of consent from both parents/legal guardian(s);
of the birth certificate of the minor;
card/passport of both parents/legal guardian(s).
to be provided by applicants travelling for the purpose of TOURISM:
Proof of employment:
Tax Clearance Certificate (TCC) and Certificate of Business Incorporation paper
for business persons;
Employment letter stating the days of leave for employees;
For scholars (professors, scholarship-holders, lecturers, instructors, etc.)
and students, letter from school or university;
Proof of commercial activities in Nigeria and overseas for businesspersons e.g.
bills of lading, receipt book, etc.
Any proof of ties in Nigeria (marriage certificate, proof of real estate
to be provided by applicants travelling for BUSINESS:
Invitation letter from the company based in the Member State of destination.
The letter should contain relevant personal data on the invited person, purpose
of the visit and duration of stay.
TCC (Tax Clearance Certificate) and Certificate of Business Incorporation
(certificate of registration of a company or business).
Proof of commercial activities in Nigeria and recent business contacts, on-going
commercial relationship with the company that invites the person (contracts,
bills, commercial correspondence, etc.).
In the case of participation in conferences, fairs, seminars, congresses, etc.:
An invitation from a company or an authorized body to attend events connected
with trade, industry or work;
Proof of registration and entry tickets for events, if applicable;
Other documents proving the existence of trade or work relations.
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR VISA APPLICANTS: POLIOMYELITIS VACCINATION!!!
Embassy of the Czech Republic in Abuja informs that as of July 1, 2014, all
visa applicants from Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria need to submit
together with their visa application International Vaccination Certificate with
confirmation of vaccination against poliomyelitis (polio). The vaccination must
be at minimum 4 weeks and at maximum 12 months old.
Contact address of the Embassy
Embassy of the Czech Republic
5, Gnassingbe Eyadema Street, Asokoro, P.O.Box 4628
Abuja, Federal Republic of Nigeria
Tel.: +234/7037571096, +234/8150647003
Opening hours of the Visa Section: Monday and Tuesday, 09: 00am - 12:00pm (only those who have made a
reservation will be accepted to submit the visa