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Spouse of Accredited Diplomat – R1B

R1B - Spouse of Accredited Diplomat Visa is issued to spouse of accredited Diplomats to Nigeria

Visa Category

Temporary Residence Visa

Sub category

Accredited Diplomat


  • Spouse of Accredited Diplomat
  • Requirements
  • Letter from Nigeria Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Visa Validity

    Valid for not more than 90 days from the date of issuance

    Permit Type and duration of Stay

    Diplomatic Residence Permit subject to validity of the principal

    Permited Activicties

    Reside in Nigeria as accompanying spouse to accredited Diplomat

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work except where there is an MoU
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • Important Note: