If you wish to apply normally for a Canada Visa in Nigeria, you will be required to pay a visa processing fee, which varies depending on the type of visa you’re applying for. Note that the only acceptable payment is in Naira. And remember Visa Lottery Application is free and the 2018 Visa Lottery for various countries is currently ongoing.
Your payment must accompany your application. If you submit your application without attaching the correct processing fee, it will be rejected.
Official Canada Visa Application Fee in Nigeria
Here are the official Canada Visa application fees as of January 21, 2018.
- Individual visa – (N18,900)
- Family rate — (N81,300)
- Study permit — (N26,700)
- Work permit — (N27,500)
- Biometric (individual) — (N16,500)
- Biometric (family) — (N29,700)
For each payment received from you, you will be issued a receipt, which you must keep as proof of payment. Note that visa processing fees are non-refundable regardless of whether your visa application is granted or declined.
The best option for those that cannot afford the fee is to apply for Canada Visa Lottery which comes up yearly and free of charge. What do you think about this?