How to Apply for Film and Video Exhibition License in Nigeria

 Apply for Film and Video Exhibition License in Nigeria by yourself

  • To apply for a Film and Video Exhibitor License in person, applicants must visit the national Film and Video Certifiers The Board.
  • Contact details and addresses of the NFVCB is available on the following webpage: Contact
  • Visit the office and obtain an application form for applying for the Film and Video Exhibitor License according to your requirements from the department in question.
  • Check to see if you have all the required documents under the “Required documents” section of this page.
  • Then, fill out the application form by filling in all pertinent details in the appropriate sections. Then, sign it after you have completed it.
  • After you have completed your application, be sure to attach all required documents to the application form. Submit it to the authority responsible at the office.
  • Once the form is submitted, it along with the other supporting documents are sent to be examined and verified.
  • Once the verification and verification procedures are completed The application will then be approved by the authorities and they are then able to take the required measures to give the licence.
  • If the license document is available to collect the applicant will be sent an official notice from the office. The applicant is able to collect the document by any method that is appropriate.

Required Documents for Film and Video Exhibition License

See the list of prerequisites to be included with the application form, if applicable to the specific category on the following web page: Link

Office Locations and Contacts

The National Film and Television Censors’ Board, Plot 20. Alexandria Crescent,
Wuse II Zone A7,
P.M.B. 5053 Wuse,
Abuja FCT.
Phone: +234 7082767572
Site: Link
Contact Details: Link
Google map link: Map

What are all the Eligibility

  • Anyone who lives in Nigeria and who wants to participate with Film and Video Exhibition inside the Republic could apply.
  • The entity applying for the grant may be a National Regional, or community-based exhibitor of Films and Videos.


See the “EXHIBITOR’S LIZENCE” section on the next section: Link


  • Candidates are advised to fill out the application form carefully and in complete detail with perfect accuracy and legibility to avoid rejection. In addition, all necessary documents must be submitted fully.
  • Include your license number (license number) in the name of the depositor field on the deposit slip of your bank when you pay.
  • After payment, scan and email your payment teller to Indicate your license code in the subject field of your email and also state the purpose of payment on the body of your email.

The Information You Need

  • The details of the applicant
  • Identification Number
  • Contact details and address
  • Information about the company
  • Tax Identification Number
  • Information on incorporation
  • Registration number
  • Directors’ details
  • Chief Officer’s details
  • Operational premises details
  • Particulars about banking
  • The number of the transaction receipt/Payment receipt

The Document is required

Any registered entity within Nigeria Republic of Nigeria that wishes to participate in Film and Video Exhibition as an organizational goal has to have an approval by the national Film and Video Censors Board.

Information that could be helpful

  • If you want to conduct the display across the nation on any platform that is authorized You must apply to the appropriate authorities for an National license.
  • If you want to hold the event in a specified state that is within the geopolitical zone within the nation, it is necessary apply for an Regional license.
  • If you are planning to hold the show in a particular state in Nigeria then you must apply for an Exhibitor License for Community Exhibitors.

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