Nigeria - Apply for Seaman Book (Certificate Of Identity)
- 1 Procedure
- 2 Required Documents
- 3 Office Locations & Contacts
- 4 Eligibility
- 5 Fees
- 6 Validity
- 7 Documents to Use
- 8 Sample Documents
- 9 Processing Time
- 10 Related Videos
- 11 Instructions
- 12 Required Information
- 13 Need for the Document
- 14 Information which might help
- 15 Other uses of the Document/Certificate
- 16 External Links
- 17 Others
- To apply for a seaman's book, go to the Nigeria Immigration Service portal: https://portal.immigration.gov.ng/passport/basicinfo/type/msp.
- Complete the application form.
- Guarantors Details:
- Guarantors from duly signed by a commissioner of oaths
- Photocopy of data page of guarantors passport and either:
- Photocopy of National identity card
- Drivers license
- Birth certificate or age declaration
- Letter of identification from local government of origin or residence
- One (1) Passport photograph
- Court affidavit and police report in case of lost passport
- Acknowledgement slip and receipt of payment
Office Locations & Contacts
Nigerian Immigration Service Headquarters
Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Road,
Nigerians who work on ocean going vessels or watercrafts are eligible to apply for a seaman's book.
Explain the fees structure which is required for obtaining the certificate/document.
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Documents to Use
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Please provide instructions on obtaining the certificate/documents. e.g. The state office holds birth records since january 1908.
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Need for the Document
A Seaman's Book is a record of a seaman's career certifications and experiences. It cannot be used as a replacement for passport or visa.
Information which might help
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Other uses of the Document/Certificate
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The Nigeria Immigration Service: http://www.immigration.gov.ng/index.php?id=1
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