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Dependent of Expatriate – Free Zone (Aged Parents – 65 years and above) Visa – R3E

R3E - Visa is issued to aged parents (65 years and above) of employed expatriate in Free Zones

Visa Category

Temporary Residence Visa

Sub category

Employment (Expatriate - Free Zone)


  • Aged parents (65 years and above) of employed expatriates in free zones
  • Requirements
  • Formal application for R3E Visa from the Employer/Institution accepting Immigration Responsibility
  • Letter from the principal Immigrant
  • Visa Validity

    Valid for not more than 90 days from date of issuance

    Permit Type and duration of Stay

    Residence permit subject to validity of the principal

    Permited Activicties

    Reside in Nigeria as accompanying spouse to employed Expatriate in Free zone

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • Important Note: