Turkey Tourist Visa FAQs

by | Apr 30, 2020

I want to apply for a Turkey visa, what are the requirements?
  • International passport (must be valid for at least 6months)

  • 6cm X 5cm white background passport photograph,

  • Work details i.e., introduction letter, Work ID card

  • CAC registration certificate if business is registered.

  • 6 months bank statement

  • Vaccination Card for yellow fever & typhoid disease


How much does Turkey visa application & processing fee cost?
  • LAGOS– Application & Biometric fee: $220

  • Mandatory VIP Fee (Lagos submission centre only): $100
  • ABUJA- Application & Biometric fee: $160 
  • Processing fee per Adult: NGN99,400

  • Processing fee per Child: NGN49,700

  • Courier Service: NGN13,000

Courier service fee, visa application & biometric fee is paid at the embassy when submitting.


Do I have to pay all the money at once?

No, you pay 85% of the processing fee (NGN84,490 per Adult & NGN42,245 per child), when the visa is approved, you will pay the balance but you will need to pay the full application fee when submitting at the embassy.

What is the difference between visa application fee and visa processing fee?
  • Visa Application fee is the fee you pay to the embassy for applying for a visa
  • Visa Processing fee is the fee you pay to TATAgency for visa services rendered to you
What does Visa Processing fee cover?
  • Filling of client’s application form
  • Flight reservation
  • Hotel reservation
  • Advisory services based on our experience
  • Documentation review
  • Guiding client through the application process
  • Further assistance where needed
  • Preparing client for interview through a pre-interview stage with TATAgency
What if I am not working and I do not have a business, can I still apply?
Yes you can, provided you have a sponsor
Who is a Sponsor?
A sponsor is anyone who will be responsible for providing the funds for your trip
Is it paper submission or online?

Its both paper & online

Will you review my documents before I submit?
Yes, our experts will guide you
When will I go for submission at the embassy?

Submission is based on the available appointment date. Please note that the appointment date availability changes from time to time

Will I go for interview?

Yes, when you go for submission (either Lagos or Abuja submission centre) you will asked some questions

Will you prepare me for the interview?

Yes we will prepare you.

Must I get an invitation letter before I can apply?
No, invitation does not guarantee a visa
I was just refused visa. Can I apply, if yes, when is the best time to reapply?

Yes, but after 6months.

How much should I have in my account?
Enough to cover your trip, further guidance will be given to you during the process
Is your visa guaranteed?
We do not guarantee visa. Visa issuance is at the discretion of the consular. We will
guide you for a better chance based on our vast knowledge and experience on visa application
If I am not physically in Lagos or Abuja, can I still apply with TATAgency?
Yes you can. We will be in constant guidance and contact with you
Do TATAgency assist with work permit visa?
No, we do not
What if I am refused a visa, will there be a refund?
No, but you can reapply without paying TATAgency processing fee
Can I travel immediately my visa is out?
Yes you can
How do I trust TATAgency?
  • We are registered with CAC
  • We are IATA Accredited 
  • We are reggistered with NCAA
  • We have our office in Lagos and Canada
  • You can visit our website: www.tatagency.com
Do I need to have a travel history before applying?
No, you do not need to have travel history. It is only an added advantage
After getting my visa, can TATAgency assist with flight and accommodation?
Yes we can. We offer further discount for client who processed their visa with us
What is the duration of the Visa?

90days, but it is at the discretion of the consular

How long is the visa processing time with the embassy?

Between 7-15 business days after submission