Pursuant to the provisions of Rule 10, Rules of Professional Conduct for Legal Practitioner 2007, the NBA introduced stamps for Lawyers as approved by the NBA NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (NEC) meeting held on 14th November, 2014 at Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
Lawyers are hereby required to affix their STAMP on every legal document prepared and/or endorsed in accordance with law. The use of the stamps became mandatory from the 1st Day of April, 2015.
This online stamp request platform is for verified lawyers ONLY, unverified lawyers must ensure that they are verified with the Nigerian Bar Association also ensure that all requirements stated below are available before undertaking this process otherwise access will be denied.
REQUIREMENTS FOR STAMP REQUEST ONLINE ARE:
• Payment of Bar Practice Fees for the current year.
• Payment of branch dues.
• Evidence of change of Name (If Any)
• Payment for number of Stamps needed.
PUBLIC PRACTICE (RED STAMP) PRIVATE PRACTICE (GREEN STAMP)
·Option I- Pack of 96 Stamps (4 Sheets) N 4,000:00 (Four Thousand Naira)
·Option II- Pack of 48 Stamps (2 Sheet) N3, 000:00 (Three Thousand Naira)
·Option III- Pack of 24 Stamps (1 Sheet) N1, 500:00 (One Thousand Five Hundred Naira)
Please note that, a lawyer’s enrolment number as verified and captured in the computerized in the NBA database is a pre-requisite for the issuance of Stamp.
The Stamps would be delivered via the Branches in 3 working days as soon as your application is completed.
For Further Enquiries, Please Contact:
The National Secretariat Abuja on 08130250565, 08175751180, 08039177886