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Application for Nigerian Pension Life Certificate

Nigerians in Canada who are eligible to apply for the Nigerian Pension Life Certificate can do so through the Nigeria High Commission. For the interview, the applicant should appear in person at the Nigerian High Commission with the documents below (1-7). For applicants that are unable to appear in person, please notarize your request letter and the data page of your valid passport in addition to 1-6 and mail to the Nigeria High Commission with a self addressed return Xpress post envelope from Canada post.


Formal Request Letter

The applicant should provide an official request letter



2 recent passport size photographs (32MM X45MM)



Service Discharge Certification of the applicant


Supporting Documents

Other relevant supporting documents such as awards certificates, professional training certificates, etc


Service Record

Record of service of the applicant


Interview Appointment

To book appointment for interview date, E-Mail: Consular Section at consularsecretary@nigeriahcottawa.ca


Nigerian Passport

Valid Nigerian Passport and photocopy of the biodata page.