Welcome to the official website of the Nigeria High Commission in Ottawa, Canada.

Contact time
Gen: M-F 9:00-15:00 EST
Con: T-F 10:00-13:00 EST

Requirements for Obtaining Driver's License Letter


Formal Request Letter

A signed formal request letter by the applicant for authentication of his/her driver’s license letter. Include your current address and telephone number, please


Copy of Driver’s License

Legible copy of the National Driver’s License as well as the original (to be sighted and returned to owner).


Return Envelope

Self-Addressed return envelope (Canada priority or Express post Courier Envelope Only)


Processing Fee

Non-refundable fee of CAD$50.00 plus Administrative fee of CAD$50.00 money order payable to the Nigeria High Commission


Nigerian Passport

Copy of applicant's Nigerian Passport data and stamped page showing last entry into Canada



For inquiries please call (613) 236 0521 Email: consularsecretary@nigeriahcottawa.ca


Processing Time

Kindly note that the processing period is ten (10) business days. Mail the package to the Nigeria High Commission, Ottawa, 295 Metcalfe St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1R9