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United Kingdom // Nigeria // Temporary Work Permit TWP

The following information is for UK Passport holders; additional documents may be required for other nationalities, please contact us.

Temporary Work Permit TWP Visa (valid for up to 120 days)

Processing time is 5 or 2 working days

What you will need to submit:

  • Passport (must be valid for 6 months after the expiry date of your visa and have at least two blank pages)
  • Two recent coloured passport photos on a white background
  • Completed visa application form  (completed and paid for online before you send us your application)
  • Printed copy of the proof of payment page
  • Approved cablegram from the Director of Immigration Services, Abuja, which must be received by the Nigeria High Commission (Visa Section) via British Telecommunication
  • Letter from sponsors in Nigeria addressed to the Visa Section accepting full immigration responsibilities
  • Return air ticket
  • Completed visa procurement form PDF

What it will cost:

  • Standard service (5 working days)
    • Processing centre fee £120.00
    • Service charge £150.00 plus VAT
  • Express service (2 working days)
    • Processing centre fee £280.00
    • Service charge £150.00 plus VAT
  • Concierge Service includes – pre check of all documents, assistance with online payment if needed, booking of the appointment, a meet and greet on the day of the appointment and collection of the passport and visa once processed.

Where to send your documents:

BAT Visas Ltd
Tower Bridge Business Centre
46-48 East Smithfield
London
E1W 1AW

Important Information

  • The embassy will grant and decide the type and duration of visa irrespective of the request on the application form.
  • Photocopies of cablegram approval sent from Nigeria to the High Commission will not be accepted as an approval until original is received