Please be informed that the maximum size of a bag/backpack/luggage admittible to the Consulate is 30 cm x 40 cm x 15 cm. Please refrain from bringing bags larger than these measurements with you to your appointments at the Consulate General. Bags bigger than 30 cm x 40 cm x 15 cm cannot be stored at the Consulate which is why applicants who bring such bags with them cannot be allowed into the Consulate. Thank you for your understanding.
Important notice for student visa applicants (Lagos):
Please note that the Consulate General is unfortunately booked out and cannot offer student visa appointments for the winter semester 2017/2018 any longer. If you are a prospective student and have received a scholarship grant by a German or European organization, please contact lago%27%diplo%27%de,student
Important notice regarding visas for medical treatments (Lagos):
Starting August 15th, 2017, applicants who apply for a visa for medical treatment need to book an appointment in advance.
Important notice regarding visa appointments in Abuja:
The Consulate General Lagos handles all visa applications for Nigeria. The German Embassy in Abuja can accept visa applications in exceptional cases. Please go to "Application Procedure" (please see below) and go to number 5 for more information on the elligble group of applicants and to book an appointment.