Donias Consultants

Temporary Work Permit (6 months)

The Temporary Work Permit (6 months) Visa is a visa type that allows professionals invited by corporate organizations to provide specialized skilled services in Nigeria. It permits multiple entries and is specifically designed for activities like after-sales installation, commissioning, upgrading, maintenance, and repairs of equipment and machinery. It also covers training and capacity building for Nigerian staff, as well as conducting audits of machinery, equipment, and financial records. This visa is issued at the Nigerian Embassy only after receiving approval from the Controller General of Immigration.

Visa Category
Temporary Residence Visa

Sub category
Temporary Work Permit (6 months)


Individuals desiring to secure temporary employment in Nigeria


  1. A passport with a validity of at least six months and a minimum of two empty visa pages for official stamps and endorsements.
  2. The employer or institution responsible for immigration matters must submit a formal application for the R11 visa, indicating their acceptance of immigration responsibilities.
  3. Proof of financial means to support oneself during the intended stay.
  4. A formal letter from the employer offering a job appointment and a corresponding acceptance letter from the applicant.
  5. Educational credentials and a comprehensive resume outlining one’s qualifications and professional experience.