Visa requirements


We strongly advise all visitors and participants to arrange their visas, flights and accommodation as early as possible due to the lengthy processing times and high level of demand throughout the year.Please note all tourist visas are only valid for 90 days

Visitors to Nigeria require a visa unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries listed below. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.

  • Benin
  • Burkina Faso
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Chad
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Liberia
  • Mali
  • Morocco
  • Niger
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra 
  • Leone
  • Togo

Nigeria Energy is able to assist EXHIBITING companies with an invitation letter when applying for a visa. Please state you are an exhibitor when requesting this letter.

Unfortunately, we are unable to provide invitation letters to visitors.

For more information on the visa process please contact your relevant embassy.

Vaccination against yellow fever is required for people coming through the yellow fever belts of Africa and South America. A valid Yellow Fever certificate is required for all passengers older than one year coming from an affected area.However, we recommend ALL foreign nationals bring a certificate with them, irrespective of whether they have travelled from an affected area. 


*The visa information provided here is for information purposes and to be used at your own risk. Visa rules are subject to change without warning. Contact your nearest embassy for the most up-to-date information.