VISA REGIME

For holders of diplomatic and official passports:

Visa required

For holders of national passports and other travel documents:

Visa required

Note:             

Visa required for holders of travel documents in transit

 

ENTRY REGIME FOR CITIZENS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia may enter Nigeria. Negative PCR test (not older than 72 hours) is mandatory prior to boarding, as well as a 7 day quarantine.
All travelers (including diplomats and minors under the age of 10) need to register digitally on Nigerian international travel portal https://nitp.ncdc.gov.ng and fill in a Statement on their health condition (Health Declaration/Self-Reporting form). After filling it in travelers will be advised to attach their negative PCR test on the portal. In the end, traveler should download their  Permit to Travel Certificate/QR code and present a printout during boarding.
Upon arrival to Nigeria all travelers will have to pass through routine check by the Airport Health Services and present their test results for Covid-19 (digital or hard copy) and their Permit to Travel Certificate/QR code in order to enter. After 7 days another PCR test will be done, which is prepaid in advance during registration at the travel portal. After receiving another negative test result self-isolation is terminated, while health checkups for symptoms continues up to 14th day of arrival.
Travelers with symptoms of Covid-19 will not be able to go to self-isolation, but will be placed into designated institutional quarantine.
Foreigners that have previously traveled to Brasil, Turkey or South Africa are not allowed entry into Nigeria, which applies even to those that were only transiting through mentioned countries.

 

ENTERING AND LEAVING THE COUNTRY

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are allowed to enter Nigeria. Necessary visa is obtained from the Nigerian Embassy in Budapest.

 

SOCIAL SECURITY AGREEMENT

No social security agreement has been concluded.

 

USEFUL INFORMATION  

HEALTH SITUATION — In addition to the coronavirus, which is currently on the upswing in Nigeria, there are other diseases present such as malaria, yellow fever and the like.

For more information, see the World Health Organization website.

SECURITY SITUATION — In city areas, there are checkpoints and police and military day and night patrols. However, there are no patrols during night hours on intercity roads.

TRANSPORT — In most cities there is no public transport.

Operating a motor vehicle with the Serbian driving license or the International driving permit is not permitted. 

OTHER INFORMATION — All payments are made in domestic currency naira. In addition to the official exchange rate, there is a parallel exchange rate that is 30 percent more favorable. Credit card payments are not safe.

 

Contact information

For consular assistance and protection while in Nigeria, please contact the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Abuja, at 11, Rio Negro Close, Maitama, Abuja, via telephone +234 805 973 8141, +234 805 973 81 45 or email: serbconsabuja@gmail.com