TWP IN NIGERIA
Temporary work permit (TWP) is a short time permit issued to foreigners encouraging them to work in Nigeria for a limited period of time. The Temporary Work Permit visa does not guarantee permeant residency in Nigeria. Foreigners coming into Nigeria for a short term employment purpose are expected to obtain the TWP by law from the Nigerian Consulate in their country of residence.
The foreigners eligible to obtain TWP are expatriates invited by corporate bodies registered in Nigeria to provide specialized skill services.
Procedure and Steps for TWP in Nigeria
Requirements for Temporary Work Permit in Nigeria
The validity period for a Temporary Work Permit is 90 days from the date of application and applicant may be invited for an interview where necessary.
The application fees to be paid by the applicant for the Temporary Work Permit are contained in the NIS schedule of fees
In conclusion, it is necessary that the above-established guidelines are followed when applying for a Temporary Work Permit visa in Nigeria, as failure to furnish necessary requirements and comply with application procedure may lead to a refusal of such application.
By the Immigration Law Department at Resolution Law Firm. The Firm regularly assists Expatriates on various Nigerian Immigration services.
Tel: WhatsApp: +2348099223322