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Attestation letter for baby name is issued to Nigerians wishing to register their new born with a Nigerian name in Hungary. 

  • The document cannot be used outside Hungary. 
  • The letter is requested well in advance of the birth of the child (not more than one month from birth). If unable to do it before the birth, it is also possible to request for the letter after the birth has occurred.
  • Requests for the letter are usually done in person. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all required documents for attestation letter can be sent in pdf format to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it


  • Copy of valid Nigerian e-passport 
  • Copy of valid Hungarian residence permit.
  • Copy of a typed and signed letter from the Nigerian parent(s) addressed to the Consular Department, Embassy of Nigeria, requesting for the issuance of the attestation letter. Please indicate the full name to be given to your child, the sex, the name of the mother and expected date of delivery of the baby (if the baby is not born yet). 

  • Account for Payment of Service Charge:

    Bank: MKB Bank Nyrt

    Account No: 10300002-50100020-71034014

    IBAN Account No: HU65103000025010002071034014

    Account Name: Embassy of Nigeria

    Address: Vaci utca 38, 1056 Budapest


    Account for Payment of Administrative Charge:
    Account for Payment of Administrative Charge:
    Account Name: Embassy of Nigeria, Budapest
    Account Number: 10300002-50100020-40120108
    IBAN Account No: HU3310300002-50100020-40120108
    Bank: MKB Bank Nyrt
    Payments are made in two ways:  
  • Deposit relevant service charge and administrative charge by visiting any MKB Bank. The applicant submits the deposit slip from MKB Bank as evidence of payment.
  • Transfer relevant  service charge and administrative fee via online banking, and submit copy of e-receipt. The Finance Attaché confirms receipt of funds.

Please note the following when paying the consular fee:

A commission/transfer fee will be charged by the Bank when depositing or transferring the consular fee. Please ensure the total amount on the MKB deposit slip has the exact amount of the consular service needed.
All consular fees paid via bank transfer can only be acknowledged after the Finance Section has confirmed receipt of the transfer. 
Provide payment details when making payment. Include the type of consular service you are paying and this appears in the remark column of the deposit slip.
Submit the original MKB Bank slip or evidence of  the bank transfer when submitting your documents.