Algeria Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens

Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens Travelling to Algeria

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About Algeria

Algeria is a country in North Africa known for its rich history with only a little above 10% of its land mass being habited.

General Requirements for Algeria Visa
  • A valid passport which has a validity of at least 6 months from your intended period of stay.
  • Duly completed visa application form.
  • Passport photographs captured in white background.
  • Proof that you have sufficient funds to take care of yourself while you are in Algeria.
  • Valid travel insurance which covers sufficient medical insurance for the duration of the stay.
  • Proof of accommodation for your stay in Algeria.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
Types of Algeria Visa

Algeria Tourist visa


Processing Time 8 days

Duration of Stay Variable

Visa Fee $110.00


Eligibility

  • This type of visa is delivered to applicants who want to visit Algeria for tourism.
  • Under normal conditions, the Algerian tourist visa is processed under 8 business days.
  • Visa applicants must be ready to submit a proof of hotel reservation or other means of accommodation to be used while in Algeria.
  • A notarized invitation letter from your host or travel agency is also needed.
  •  You may be asked to provide a $160 money order as part of the application.
  • All details must be filled in the application form as incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • The Consulate is not required to inform applicants of their incomplete applications.
  • Incomplete applications with return envelopes will be sent back.
  • Application form MUST be filled out on screen, printed and then dated and hand signed. Handwritten forms are not accepted.
  • Photos should be glued on the box reserved for photo at the upper right side of the application form.
  • There is only ONE application form but you have to submit two copies with a glued photo on each copy.

Algeria Business visa


Processing Time 8 days

Duration of Stay Variable

Visa Fee $110.00


Eligibility

  • This type of visa is delivered to businessmen, representatives or employees of foreign companies who want to visit Algeria for business purposes.
  • With this visa, they can attend business meetings, conclude contracts and attend conferences.
  • Holders of a business visa are NOT permitted to take up paid work while in Algeria.
  • The Algerian business visa cannot be replaced by a work visa.
  • Under normal conditions, the business visa is processed under 8 business days.
  • The applicant must submit an employment letter providing a brief presentation of the company and stating his/her job title or position at the company.
  • The letter should also state the real purpose of the visit.
  • The company should also state if they are assuming financial responsibility of the expenses incurred during the trip.
  • The visa office may request additional documents more than what is listed on the embassy’s website.
  • Submitting all the required documentation does not guarantee the issuance of a visa.
  • In case your visa application was not approved, the visa office is not required to provide the reasons.

Algeria Student visa


Processing Time 8 days

Duration of Stay Variable

Visa Fee $110.00


Eligibility

  • The Algerian student visa is issued to students who want to study in Algeria.
  • An acceptance letter from an Algerian educational institution is required during the application.
  • Under normal conditions, the student visa is processed under 8 business days.
  • Visa applicants must submit proof of financial resources enough to see them through the duration of the study.
  • The applicant’s passport should be valid for at least six months.
  • Application forms with missing information will not be processed. All boxes must be filled.
  • You should not fold your documents — always use wide envelopes.
  • Do not put more than three (03) applications in one envelope.
  • The visa processing time may vary according to the type of visa and nationality of the applicant.

Algeria Work visa


Processing Time 8 days

Duration of Stay Variable

Visa Fee $110.00


Eligibility

  • The Algerian work visa is for foreign workers or employees of foreign companies assigned to work in Algeria.
  • A letter verifying the applicant’s employment is required.
  • Under normal conditions, the student visa is processed under 8 business days.
  • All details must be filled in the application form as incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • Day of issuance of visa is the first day of validity.
  • Applicants are urged to apply within a period that doesn’t exceed sixty days of their travel date.
  • The visa office may request additional documents beyond what is already listed.
  •  In case your visa application was not approved, visa office is not required to provide the reasons.
Algeria Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria
Algeria

Address: Plot 09, Cadastral Zone, Garki, Abuja-Nigeria

Phone: Phone: (+234) 9 314 28 40 / 1 (+234) 703 404 5321

Email: Email: ambalg-abuja@yahoo.com