|- Applicants aged 6-11||35||11 900|
|- Applicants under 6 years old; no fee||0||0|
|- Holders of diplomatic/official passports; no fee||0||0|
|- Residence permit fee - Paper application||470||159800|
|- Residence permit fee - Electronic application||420||142800|
|- Residence permit fee for WORKERS - Paper application (no labour market testing)||470||159800|
|- Residence permit fee for WORKERS - Paper application (labour market testing)||520||176800|
|- Residence permit fee for WORKERS - Electronic application (no labour market testing)||400||136000|
|- Residence permit fee for WORKERS - Electronic application (labour market testing)||450||153000|
|- Residence permit fee for ENTREPRENEURS - Paper application||520||176800|
|- Residence permit fee for ENTREPRENEURS - Electronic application||450||153000|
|- Residence permit fee for START-UP ENTREPRENEURS - Paper application||470||159800|
|- Residence permit fee for START-UP ENTREPRENEURS - Electronic application||400||136000|
|- Residence permit fee for STUDENT - Paper application||360||122400|
|- Residence permit fee for STUDENT - Electronic application||300||102000|
|- Residence permit fee for UNDER 18 - Paper application||250||85000|
|- Residence permit fee for UNDER 18 - Electronic application||220||74800|
|Courier service for legalized documents to Finland||10,50||3600|
PASSPORT FEES (payment in cash)
|- Temporary passport||175||59500|
Visa and residence permit application processing fees must be paid to the Embassy's bank account in Nigeria. It is not possible to pay the fee in cash at the Embassy, or to pay the fee to a bank account in Finland. The fee can be paid to the Embassy's bank account either in cash, or via bank transfer.
The fee can be paid in cash in any Standard Chartered Bank branch in Nigeria to the Embassy's bank account. The original receipt of payment must be presented to the Embassy.
The fee can also be paid to the Embassy's bank account via bank transfer. The processing fee can be paid either in Nairas or Euros through the appropriate account. Kindly observe that the full amount of the visa or residence permit processing fee must be credited to the Embassy's bank account. Any bank transfer fees are the reponsibility of the payer.
The processing fee must have been paid in full into the Embassy's bank account before the visa or the residence permit can be applied for. The original bank slip of the payment must be personally presented by the applicant at the Embassy when applying for the visa or the residence permit.
There is no reference number used for the payment of the processing fee. The narration on the payment should include a freeform message in English regarding the content of the payment and the name of the applicant, for example "Visa processing fee for <Name of applicant>" or "Residence permit processing fee for <Name of applicant>".
For the banking details of the Embassy of Finland in Abuja, please see below.
The legalization fee is to be paid in full into Embassy bank account in Nigeria.
POSTAGE FOR RETURN OF THE LEGALIZED DOCUMENTS
The Embassy will return your legalized document to Finland by its courier service. The postage fee, 10,50 EUR (or NGN 3 600), has to be paid in advance together with legalization fee.
Account holder's name: Embassy of Finland in Abuja
Bank name: Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria Limited
1) NGN Account Number: 0001449729 for payments in Naira in full.
2) EUR Account Number: 0001449736 for payments in Euro in full.
Bank branch address: Plot 374, Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse II, FCT, Abuja, Nigeria
Bank branch telephone number: +234 (9) 461 2665
Kindly notice that Nigeria does not use IBAN-system. Please note as well that Small World, Western Union or other financial institutions, whose payments do not show the customer's name on the Embassy's bank statement, are not acceptable.