Nigeria Embassy in Canada: High Commission of Nigeria in Ottawa

By Remitbee - May 6, 2022

The High Commission of Nigeria in Ottawa's mission is to improve Nigerian citizens' welfare through consular services and strengthen the ties between Nigeria and Canada in trade, investment, education, technical assistance, and international cooperation.

The High Commission of Nigeria has only one location, which is in Ottawa. It is Nigeria's only diplomatic office or embassy in Canada.

Ottawa, Canada

Embassies and consulates from all of the world's major countries are situated in Ottawa, Canada's capital city. The Nigerian Consulate in Ottawa is one of Canada's 402 consular and diplomatic missions.

In addition to development and cultural affairs with the Canadian press, the Nigerian Embassy in Ottawa plays a big part in promoting the country's international interests.

Nigeria visas can only be issued in Canada by the embassy in Ottawa. People have to travel to have their biometric capture exercise done. The Nigerian Embassy in Ottawa can help you with permits, passport renewals, commerce and investment, and export and import issues, among other consular services.

Consular Services

Consular and welfare matters, immigration matters, legal and educational matters, political relations, trade, economic affairs, and information dissemination are all duties of the Nigerian Embassy.

Nigeria Visa and Passport

Nigerian passports and visas are only issued to citizens who have their primary residence in Nigeria or Canada. The procedure of getting a Nigerian visa or passport can take many weeks. If you have any questions about visas or passports, you can always contact the Nigerian Embassy in Ottawa.

Travel Insurance

When travelling to or from Ottawa, you must have valid travel insurance. You may also be asked to show your travel insurance when applying for a visa at the Nigerian Embassy. It's always important to get travel insurance in case something unexpected happens while you're on the road.

They provide consular assistance to Canadian residents who are:

  • Looking for general or detailed information about Nigeria's economy, culture, sports, education, and other topics.
  • Looking for information on the qualifications and process for getting Nigerian citizenship. Applying for a Nigerian visa. Searching for available contact information in Nigeria.

    Nigeria and Canada Representations Around the World

    The Nigerian Consulate in Ottawa is one of Nigeria's 20 consular and diplomatic missions around the world. In Nigeria, Canada has three other representations:

  • Consulate of Canada in Port Harcourt
  • Consulate of Canada in Abuja
  • Consulate of Canada in Lagos

    Contact Information

    The Nigerian Embassy in Ottawa is located at 295 Metcalfe Street Ottawa Ontario K2P 1R9 Canada and can be reached by phone at +1-613-236-0521 and email [email protected] or [email protected]

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