Appointments for capturing of biometric data are given Tuesdays -Thursdays from 10 am -12pm and 1pm-4pm
Please note that you will have to email firstname.lastname@example.org after filling out the online application form to obtain an appointment for capture as the automated date given is not valid for Canberra, Australia,
Applicants with no online payment and appointment given by Nigeria High Commission, Canberra, will not be attended to.
Processing time for E-passport is wiithin 48 hrs provided online payment and other requirement specified are met.
What to bring with you to Canberra with you once you have an appointment confirmed
|A formal application letter, signed , dated, giving reasons for re-issue/issuance of e-passport, addressed to the High Commissioner, Nigeria High Commission, Canberra Australia and marked ‘Attention: Consular Section’|
|Expiring / Old passport|
|Photocopy of data page of old passport|
|Completed on-line application form: http://portal.immigration.gov.ng|
|On-line payment slip/ acknowledgement slip|
|Duly completed guarantor’s form endorsed by a Justice of Peace (JP) or other persons who can certify legal documents.This is mandatory for all applicants. https://portal.immigration.gov.ng/passport/PassportGuarantor (Fresh applications )
This form must be filled out by a Nigerian over the age of 18 who holds a Nigerian passport and Nigerian national ID or Driver’s license either Australian or Nigerian.
|2 recent passport size photographs|
|2 Data Forms for completion on arrival at the mission in Canberra|
|Pre-paid trackable return envelope, (we suggest a platinum express envelop) addressed to yourself|
|Birth certificate for minors under 18 years|
|Letter of consent from both parents for minors under 18 years
Original local Government identifications of indigeneship for fresh e-passport applicant forms .