www.touch.nimc.gov.ng | Check If Your Nigeria National ID Card Is Ready For Collection

Citizens of Nigeria can walk into any of NIMC centers to register for their National ID card. This National ID card is meant to identify citizens, and to avoid illegal immigrants in the country.

www.touch.nimc.gov.ng is the official website design by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), of which Nigerian citizens can visit and check if their National ID Card is ready for collection.

What is National ID card?

National identity card is a portable document (which is usually plasticized and digital insert card information) that any resident or citizen of a country that is issued and required to conduct as a means of identification.


The NIMC has created an easy process for everyone who participated in the enrollment to check if their permanent plastic ID card is available. The way created to check for availability of National ID card for collection is a web portal.

ALSO SEE: National Identity Card Registration

Requirements To Check Your Card Availability Status

Laptop or Smartphone (Android, iOS, Windows, etc.)
Internet connection
Full name (First and Last)
Last 6 digits of your ID number (remember, the number consist 11 digits and can be found on your Temporary ID card {paper printout}, 14673******)

Step Guide To Check If Your Nigeria National ID Card Is Ready Via www.touch.nimc.gov.ng

1. With your device connected to the internet, visit the NIMC official website at touch.nimc.gov.ng

2. On the homepage, scroll down and click the button that says “Click to proceed” once.

3. You will be taken to a page where you will be required to fill your enrollment details into a form.

4. Next, enter your correct details into the form, such as your ‘First name’, ‘Last name’, and your ‘Last six National ID card number’.

NOTE: The details MUST be as you spelt them during enrollment.

5. Once you finish, click on “CHECK NOW”, and your National ID card status will be displayed.

Provided the details you entered are correct, you will be able to see your National ID card is ready for collection or not.