PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PASSPORT SECTION IS CLOSED TO APPLICANTS ON FRIDAY
FOR ALL PASSPORT ENQUIRIES, CALL THE NUMBERS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE ONLY MONDAY- FRIDAY 13.00-17.00
APPLICATION GUIDELINES FOR ALL E-PASSPORT APPLICANTS
. To apply for a Nigerian passport, please visit: www.immigration.gov.ng,
. Click on “apply online” and then on “e-passport application form”; select “Standard Passport”., select “Brazil” as the country of procession and log in through a google or yahoo email address
. Fill the forms, submit online and print out
. After printing out the form, proceed to payment and pay the passport fee of 65 Dollars with your Visa card; Payment must be made online. Cash payment or bank transfers are not acceptable, please.
. Print out confirmation of payment and acknowledgement slip.
For all online payment problems, please call the Consular Section at +55 11 3262 4022
Proof of the payment of administrative charges before services are rendered. See fees for details.
Refund of payments
Payments made in lieu of application for new E-Standard passports are non-refundable.
The Consulate does not refund any payment made out of error. All applicants are therefore adviced to get adequate information on the right method of payment and amount to be paid for the desired services before making any payment, please.
Passport Guarantor Form
All passport applicants must download the passport guarantor form from the same website as above, print the two pages of the guarantor form and get the guarantor’s form completed by a guarantor who must be an adult Nigerian
(i) Attach a passport photograph of the guarantor in the provided column on page 1
(ii) Attach a copy of the data page of the guarantor’s Nigerian passport to the duly completed and signed guarantor form
. Two passport photographs
. Photocopy of birth certificate or statutory declaration of age
. Photocopies of page 1, data page and visa page on the old passport. If the visa is on a separate card, please photocopy the front and back pages of the card
Additional Requirements for Children under 18 Years
· Letter of consent written and signed by the biological father and the biological mother with copies of the data pages of their international passports
Additional Requirement in a case of loss of Machine Readable (old) Passport
. A police report
Additional Requirement for Asylum Seekers without Passport
. Certificate of origin/identification (This is issued by the respective local government offices in Nigeria).
Additional Requirements for non-residents (i.e. those who are not officially resident in Brazil)
· A letter of introduction from the Nigerian Embassy in their country of residence. If there is no Embassy of Nigeria in that country, they should get the letter from the Nigeria Embassy covering that country.
REISSUE OF EXPIRING OR EXPIRED E-PASSPORTS
For the reissue of your expiring E-passport, please do the following:
. Write a formal application letter addressed to the Nigeria Immigration Service Headquarters Abuja, through the Nigerian Consulate São Paulo – Brazil.
. Print out and sign the letter
. Scan the letter back to your computer
. Scan the data page of your E-passport
. Send both the letter and the data page of your E-passport to the following email address: email@example.com
ANY APPLICATION SENT BY POST OR FAX WILL NO LONGER BE PROCESSED.
Your application will be sent to the Nigeria Immigration Service Headquarters in Abuja for approval and the Embassy will contact you to give you an appointment as soon as the approval is received. It would therefore be necessary to indicate your full contact data such as your land and mobile phone numbers and e-mail address in the application letter.
When your application is approved, you will be required to go through the above guidelines on E-passport application procedures and come with the indicated documents on your appointment date.
Change of data
All passport applicants desiring a change of data are hereby required to direct all such applications to the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Abuja Nigeria. The Embassy does not undertake any change of data on E-Passports.
Please note: We do not undertake renewal of old passports or endorsement of children in the E-passport.
For all passport enquiries, please call (+55 11) 3262 4022
Consular & Immigration Department