Diplomatic Passport


Nigerian Diplomats and other top Government Officials as may be approved by the President.


  1. Letter of application / introduction from the Applicant’s Organization
  2. 2 passport photographs
  3. Last promotion letter or Letter of Appointment
  4. Photocopy of valid official identity card
  5. Evidence of Age
  6. Certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) (in the case of eligible Political Office holders)

How to Apply

  • All requests for Diplomatic Passports shall be submitted to the office of the Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service Headquarters, Abuja.




2 working days after enrolment of biometric data (if all requirements are met)


  • No person shall hold two (2) valid passports of the same type concurrently
  • At expiration of office, holding Diplomatic/Official Passport becomes unauthorized and must be returned to the Comptroller General of Immigration.

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