How to Apply for Bonded Winery Licence or Permit in Nigeria

Apply for Bonded Winery Licence or Permit in Nigeria by yourself

  • To apply for a Bonded Winery License or Permit in person, the applicant needs to submit an application to the command center for the Nigeria Customs Service.
  • The contact information and address are available below the contact hyperlink.
  • The area command is available for you to visit by submitting a completed application for Bonded Winery Licenses or Permit.
  • The application should include the appropriate information and details regarding the license requirements.
  • Be sure to bring all the documents listed within the “Required Documents” section on this page when you go to the office.
  • Once you have completed that, add all the documents required to the application and send documents at the Office of the Area Controller in the office.
  • The applicant must pay the appropriate amount of fees in accordance with the instructions. Then, the authorities begin to carry out the internal processes in response to the request of the applicant.
  • Initially, the documents along with the applications form will first be sent directly to the Comptroller General’s office, and they will examine the sufficiency of your documents and their appropriateness.
  • If they are satisfied, the next required tasks will be completed by the relevant officials to prepare the issuance of a license.
  • After all tasks and processes have been completed the applicant will be notified by email or telephone, to pick up the license.

Required Documents For Bonded Winery Licence

The completed application form

  • Certificate of Registration/Incorporation (copy)
  • Memorandum, and Articles of Association copy
  • Copy of the agreement of Partnership (if the partnership is applicable)
  • The proof of signing authorization
  • The layout of the winery
  • Bond or an Agreement of Lease
  • The proof of availability of funds and the sources
  • The Power of Attorney (if the applicant is an agent)
  • Notification of modification to Bond (if there is any)
  • Any supporting document (as required)
  • Notice of changes in procedure If there’s any (in the letterhead of the company)

Office Locations and Contacts

Nigeria Customs Service Headquarters,Abidjan Street,
P.M.B. 26,
Zone 3,
Phone: 09 5234694
Fax: 09 5234694
Web site homepage
Contact Link

What are all the Eligibility

Any organisation within Nigeria who would like to set up an Winery with a written agreement, and produce wine for commercial reasons is eligible to apply.


Fees for licenses payable directly to Nigeria Customs Service is N3000.00


The license is valid for the year that it was obtained.


  • It is crucial that the completed form include all the required information in a timely manner and be properly filled out so that it can be approved at the Authority.
  • It is important to attach all documents required according to the requirements of the authority in order to ensure that you do not get rejected.
  • A notice of modification to the bond is required in the event that the Wine producer wishes to share its premises with another owner who is performing the same thing or the company plans to manufacture another product, within specific areas within the winery.

Requirements Information

  • Address and name of the applicant’s address
  • Age and nationality
  • Description Address and details of the location
  • Company name
  • Registration Certificate number
  • Incorporation details
  • Identification Numbers on director’s cards and shareholders.
  • The dimensions of plant
  • Particulars about banking

The Document is required

Bonded Winery Permit or License can be required for any Nigerian organisation to produce wine through the establishment of an Winery with commercial purposes under the terms of the terms of the agreement.

External Links

Customs and Excise Management Act



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