Consulate-General of P.R. China in Lagos, Nigeria
Visa Application Form of PRC
Consul General: Mr. Guo Kun
Address: Plot 161A, Idejo Street, P.O. 71510, Victoria Island, Lagos
Tel: +234-1-2715585, 2713534
Office Hours: 09:00-12:30, 15:00-17:30, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Consular Office of Chinese Consulate in Nigeria
Tel: +234-1-2715584, 2715352
Office Hours: 09:00-12:30, Monday, Wednesday, Friday (except holidays)
Consular Districts: Lagos, Ogun, Osun, Ekiti, Ondo, Kogi, Edo, Delta, Bayelsa, Anambra, Imo, Rivers, Enugu, Abia, Akwa Ibom, Nasarawa, Benue, Ebonyi, Cross River, Taraba
Change of Method of Payment
From 1st June, 2010, applicants have to come to the "Collection Room" of the Consulate in Lagos with his/her own debit card to make the payment, and then collect the passport.
At present, Debit Cards from the following 12 banks are accepted: Stanbic IBTC, Wema Bank, Intercontinental Bank, Bank PHB, Oceanic Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank, First Bank, Skye Bank, Unity Bank and Union Bank.
According to the demand of the above 12 banks, debit card holder has to show Identity Card and sign on the receipt when he/she makes payment.
In addition, the services are provided by the banks and InterSwitch company, so service fee of 600 Naira will be charged for each payment.
Holiday Schedule of the Consulate in Lagos
The Consulate in Lagos will be closed for the following holidays.
|Holidays||The Number of Off Days|
|New Year's Day||1 Day|
|Spring Festival||2 Days|
|Id-El-Kabir Day||1 Day|
|International Labor Day||1 Day|
|Nigerian Democracy Day||1 Day|
|Chinese National Day||1 Day|
|Id-El-Fitri Day||1 Day|
|Christmas Day||1 Day|
|Boxing Day||1 Day|
Important Notice of the Submission of Application
Applicants must submit the original invitation letter to book the appointment on every Tuesday or Thursday morning from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon at the Consular Hall. No fax, photocopy or scanned invitation letter will be accepted. The invitation letter should be valid for only 3 months from the date of issue. Alteration or forgery of invitation letters is absolutely forbidden.
Applicants must come to the Hall in person to submit the required documents according to the time appointed (every Monday, Wednesday & Friday, except holidays).
Passport with fake Chinese Visa or entry and exit stamp on it will be handed over to the Police and the passport holder will be refused entry into China permanently.
Please be advised to make sure that the application form is completely filled out, otherwise your application may be delayed or even rejected. Photocopy of the application form is acceptable.