Certificate of Bachelorhood

The following are the requirements needed to apply for a Certificate of Bachelorhood:

  1. To begin the application process, applicants are required to obtain a Sworn Affidavit of Bachelorhood from a High Court in Nigeria
  2. Applicants may then take the Sworn Affidavit from a High Court in Nigeria to their Local Government Area Office to obtain a Certificate
  3. The obtained Certificate must then be authenticated at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abuja, Nigeria and legalized at the Embassy of Belgium, FCT, Abuja, Nigeria
  4. The process for legalizing said obtained Certificate at the Embassy of Nigeria in Brussels requires the following items: Submission of a Certificate of Bachelorhood Request form (PDF download link, JPEG download link), two Passport Photographs, Photocopy of Data page of Nigerian Passport and Photocopy of Belgium Residence Permit or other Proof of Residence.