How to Enrol

We encourage applicant to enrol for their NIN as per the procedure explained below for speedy progress of their applications.

National Identification Number Enrolment Center Locations: Johannesburg

Step 1

Fill up the pre-enrolment form online, download and print Pre Enrolment Slip

  • Fill the NIMC Pre Enrolment online form by visiting Pre Enrolment Portal
  • All the mandatory fields need to be completely filled with correct information.
  • Download and print your Pre Enrolment Slip. (Preview) NIN SLIP
  • You may skip this step and directly schedule appointment. We will assist you to complete the pre-enrolment form at the enrolment center.
Step 2

Schedule an Appointment

  • Applicants are required to take prior appointments for NIN enrolment.
  • Appointments are available during working hours of the NIN Enrolment Center.
  • Appointments are confirmed only on successful payment.
Step 3

Submit Your Application

  • Walk into the nearest NIMC Registration Centre with any one of the following Original and Valid supporting documents.
  • At Enrolment Center you will be directed to a counter where our Enrolment Officer will verify the presence and compliance of all details of your application.
  • If your application is in order, Enrolment officer will guide you to proceed with the capture of biometrics (ten finger prints and facial image) and you will collect the Transaction ID Slip as an evidence of the transaction.
  • Note:
    • Applicants who cannot read nor write should be accompanied by a literate individual who can do the form filling for him/her.
    • Minor applicants should be accompanied by parents / guardians can do the form filling for them.
    • Minor applicants should only bring original and valid birth certificate and NIN slip of one of the Nigerian Parent / Guardian.
 
Step 4

NIN issuance

  • The normal time frame for issuance of National Identification Number (NIN) Slip is 2 to 3 working days from the time the biometric details are captured at enrolment centers.
  • The issuance of NIN may take longer in certain cases due to validation of details at NIMC. TGR/CKGS has no role to play to expedite for such cases.
  • The Transaction ID Slip is required to be stored carefully by applicant as it is required to be presented at the time of collection of NIN Slip indicating completion of enrolment
  • You can track the status of your application through our website link Track Your NIN application .