How to Apply for NYSC Relocation in Nigeria

The Management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has made application for NYSC Relocation easy. Because of this following reason is why people people “Apply for NYSC Relocation in Nigeria”.

1. Marital Issue – This condition apply to only female corps members who want to move to the state of residence of their husbands. A corps member who wants to be relocated to another state, should after the Swearing-in Ceremony apply in his/her writing stating why he/she wants to be relocated. The application should be addressed to the Director-General through the State Coordinator. If you are applying on marital ground, you are to attach the following:

  • Marriage Certificate
  • Change of name in any of the National Newspaper
  • A letter from your husband’s office as an evidence that your husband is domiciled in the state you want to relocate to.

2. Security  – For instance, states affected include: Borno, Adamawa, Gombe, Yobe, and other Northern states in that region. The security state of some Northern States of Nigeria has been a major concern in the country and the trend of Boko haram is on the high-rise, most Northern states are not safe anymore and such is why news abound on killings and bombings by Boko haram. Relocation on this condition is usually granted to all Corps Members affected not individually.

3. Medical Issue – This is the most abused method. To apply, you will need a medical report from recognized Medical Centre or a recognized General Hospitals, Federal Medical Centres, Military/Police Hospital reports. Note that acclaimed medical case history are subject to further confirmation to establish their authenticity.

How to Apply for NYSC Relocation in Nigeria

All ready the NYSC has gotten your previous data on their datadase. That is why this time nothing much is required of you. All you have to do is follow the instruction below:

  1. Visit the NYSC official website on or Click here to move straight to the website.
  2. Wait little while for the page to open. Enter your Email address and Password (Note that you should have registered with an Email and password before now)
  3. Click “Resume” button
  4. Start editing your details and then submit your application all you are satisfied with your changes.

NOTE: If there are any document you need to print out to back-up your application, please do so for your good!

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  1. Pls is medical issue not included in
    the relocation? and I cannot attach my medical report

  2. Please I have been trying to login to nysc relocation portal with the same email and password I used in doing registration and it was saying invalid email or pass code, please sir how do I retrieve my password back

  3. Pls am having problem with relocation portal
    What does it mean and how can i get it?

    • The relocation portal is simple a site page where you can apply to move from your current place of service to your mew choice place. But when you are having problem accessing the site, it could be that:
      1. the site is congested – meaning so many people accessing the site the same time. So you have to keep on trying.
      2. another reason could be that your network is not strong, stable or fast enough to open the NYSC relocation portal. All the same you still have to keep on trying.

  4. pls am wedding my wife on her 3weeks leave after camp. can she still apply for relocation with our marriage certificate?

    • Yes. As a matter of fact, the “Marriage Certificate” is one of the document she needs to present to the Camp director. When she get to camp she will know all that. Cos even your letter is also part of the documents.

  5. pls I need information on how “fast” they approve relocation online,have proved all necessary document. But I have to go back to my posting area which I want to no how to pack my load(some days load or month).

    • It takes about 1month or little lesser. But depending the Zonal coordinator helping in charge of your case

  6. Pls, any time limit for redeployment/relocation for the married ladies after orientation

    • you have to apply that on camp orientation ground also, but you most present the following: marriage certificate (from court or church), letter from your husband that you are his wife, prove of change of name from a published Nigeria Newspaper and your application letter.

  7. pls my name is joshua tope i apply for relocation and my name was among the names pasted but i cant print my relocation letter, is telling appllication is beeing processed, plls i need your help

  8. Pls is medical issue not included in the relocation?

  9. Pls when d relocation site is open for Batch A 2016

  10. i try to apply for relocation but my account is block

  11. pls when will the site be open for relocation

  12. pls i would like to be clear on the issue of relocation. i want to find out if one can relocate to another state during ppa…

  13. Am still confuse about the name to be used in registration, is it our husband’s name or our maiden name

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