Be aware of the measures taken by Niger in the context of the fight against the Covid-19 epidemic (Circular note to Niger diplomatic and consular representations abroad issued on March 13th 2020):
“Self-isolation measures lasting fourteen (14) days have been taken to strengthen epidemiological surveillance. These measures apply to all nationals of countries affected by this pandemic. They concern also nationals of Niger and other countries arriving in Niger from affected countries.
However, official foreign delegations, sent by partner countries or international organizations as well as foreign delegations invited by high authorities of Niger, are exempt from isolation measures. They will be subject, at the entry of the territory, to health control and follow-up measures during their stay, as recommended by the World Health Organization and in line with the international health regulations (IHR)”
Be also aware of the additional measures announced on March 17th, 2020 in a message to the Nation of the President of the Republic, his Excellency Issoufou Mahamadou. In this message, was announced, among others, the closure of the international airports of Niamey and Zinder as well as the closure of all land borders for a period of 2 weeks renewable from March 19th, 2020 at midnight except for medical, military and cargo flights as well as the transport of goods on land.
You may also refer to the national traveling guidelines issued by each Nordic Countries as the guidelines of Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs on https://um.dk/en/
Visa applicants must be Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, or Icelandic citizens or of a foreign nationality, with residence or business relations in any of these countries.
Please apply for the visa at least two to three weeks before departure.
Niger Visa Application Requirements
- The original Passport,
- The original visa application form filled in with passport size photo on it and signed by the applicant,
- An invitation letter stating the purpose of the stay/mission in Niger from the organization in charge of the stay or having required the mission
- The Visa fees