A Temporary Work Permit is an entry permits available to expatriates who possess special skills and are invited to Nigeria by corporate bodies to carry out short term assignments such as erection / after-sales installation work, feasibility studies, erection/installation work, repairs of machinery/equipment, research work, auditing of account and other qualifying assignments as determined by the Immigration service. It is the responsibility of the Company or Organization desiring to hire the services of the identified expatriate to make application for TWP. TWP is valid for sixty (60) days.
This process is in two stages. The first phase in Nigeria, this is to obtain the Telegram from the Nigerian Immigration Service and the second phase from the country the applicant is applying from.Stage one: obtaining of Telegram from the Nigerian Immigration Service
The following documents will be required to be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org:
Telegram will be sent to the applicant’s email within 2-3 days.
Stage two: processing of the Temporary Work Permit in the Nigerian embassy of the country the applicant is in. An online entry visa application form should be filled (and printed), payment should also be made online(payment and acknowledgement slip should be
Documents required to be physically submitted at the Nigerian Embassy:
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