How to Check NYSC Relocation Status: A Comprehensive Guide

Are you eagerly waiting to find out your National Youth Service Corps relocation status? This article will guide you through the step-by-step process of checking your NYSC relocation status.

Whether you’re a prospective corps member or a current participant in the NYSC program, understanding how to check your relocation status is crucial. Let’s walk you through the details and ensure you’re well-informed.

NYSC relocation, also known as redeployment, is the act of transferring Corps members from their initial state of deployment to a different state based on marital, security, and health reasons. After applying for NYSC relocation, next is to check your application status, which is the reason this article was written: to show you how to check your NYSC relocation status and also how to print your relocation letter.

Illustration: If Joseph was posted to Sokoto but he doesn’t want to serve there, he can apply for relocation to officially ask NYSC to relocate him to another state that is more convenient for him.

How many times can NYSC relocate a Corps member

Relocation can be done as many times as possible; therefore, there is no specific number of times a Corps member can be relocated. NYSC can relocate a Corps member from Sokoto to Delta, from Delta to Anambra, and from Anambra to Lagos.

How to check NYSC relocation status

Corps members who applied for redeployment should follow the steps below to check their relocation status:

1. Visit the Official NYSC Portal

To begin the process, open your preferred web browser and visit the official NYSC portal. The website’s URL is

2. Login to your dashboard

You need to login to your dashboard on the NYSC portal with your email address and Password as used during online registration for NYSC.

3. Locate and Select the “Relocation” Tab

Once you have successfully logged in on the NYSC portal, navigate to the top menu and find the “Relocation” tab. Clicking on this tab will direct you to the NYSC relocation page.

4. Provide the Required Information

Once you’re on the NYSC relocation page, you’ll be prompted to enter your personal details. These details typically include your NYSC call-up number, surname, and date of birth. Make sure to double-check the accuracy of the information you provide.

5. Click on “Check Relocation Status”

After filling in the required fields, locate the “Check Relocation Status” button on the page. Clicking this button will initiate the system’s search for your relocation status.

6. Review your NYSC Relocation Status

The next page will display your NYSC relocation status, indicating whether you have been approved for relocation or not.


You would see something like “Pending…” if you have not been relocated. But if you have been relocated, you will see Congratulation!!! Your Application has been approved…”

Now, the problem is, you cannot see the State where NYSC relocated you except you pay the sum of one thousand Naira N1,000 for Relocation Letter Printing.

How to print NYSC relocation letter

Upon confirming your relocation status, it is essential to print your relocation letter. The letter contains crucial information regarding your new deployment, including the state, orientation camp, and reporting date. Print multiple copies of the letter for your records and future reference, to print your relocation/redeployment letter, continue from step 6 above;

7) Click on this link, “Click here to Pay and Print your Relocation Letter” on your dashboard.

8) Select payment option by clicking on the field. It will displays payment confirmation.

9) Under Remita Status, Click “Pay Now”.

10) Confirm your details.

11) Click “Proceed To Payment” button.

12) Enter your ATM card details.

13) Click ‘Pay NGN 1176‘ button.

Note: You would be charged N1000, plus N176 remita’s commission.

NYSC Relocation letter sample

Below is the sample of NYSC relocation letter;

Nysc relocation status
Nysc relocation letter

Please, keep your printed payment slip safe. It would serve as evidence of payment in case matter arises. Also, make photocopies of the printed relocation letter for future reference.

120 thoughts on “How to Check NYSC Relocation Status: A Comprehensive Guide”

  1. good day Mr Humphrey
    I want posted to kogi and I did reposting to Lagos and it has not yet show in my portal and heard that clearance end on the 7th of this month so I want to ask if I should report at were I was posted or I should wait till my reposting show in my portal.

  2. Pleaee, am having same issue now
    How did you resolve it?
    I hope it doesn’t mean the relocation has been cancelled

  3. My relocation has been approved,and have make a payment, have also print out my relocation letter, but my dashboard is now showing no relacation record.what should i do?

  4. I applied for the second time. I saw the congratulatory message but i can’t pay and can’t print out my relocation letter. It said collect clearance from state coordinator. Help!!


    I applied for relocation a month ago but till now it keeps saying’your relocation is been processed’ Can I refresh the relocation process and then reapply again or what,please what do I do?

    1. Evans Precious Amarachi

      I applied for second relocation on Marital ground since June ending, it is still showing application is on processed. I unloaded all the marital documents needed. I even went to secretariat the sent reminder to Abuja yet nothing is done.what will I do.

  6. Good afternoon sir/ma, I am relocating for the second time and the man who did it said its been done and dat I should wait still this corp member in camp leaves but since on Monday d 8th of dis month they passed out from camp and yet I haven’t seen any confirmation of my relocation on my dashboard. Please dose mean I will have to pay d 1k first before I see it? Pls I’m really worried

    1. Please I need help here
      I applied for relocation since 3rd of March 2022 and my dashboard Still saying being processing
      Please should I cancel it and apply again ?

  7. Good morning,pls,I’m relocating for the second time the lady that did it for me said they have worked on mine I should start checking my portal but it’s still the old state…is it suppose to show on my portal or I need to pay 1000 naira for printing first before I see the state I was posted to?

  8. Good morning,I applied for relocation from Plateau State and I got a message two weeks ago from Ogun state to come for my documentation….But my dashboard is showing error 403 …Please what can I do ?

  9. Hello Sir Humphrey, I did my relocation by March based on Health grounds and I’m yet to print my relocation letter, now it is saying I need to get clearance from the state coordinator before I’m able to print. Why? I’m really worried.

  10. Isah Abdullahi

    I applied for relocation over 4 months but yet not approve. It still shown me is in processing. Pls what happened?

    1. If it is up to 4 months, then you should just forget about it. Processing…is also another way to say we have rejected your application.

  11. azeez felix

    Good morning sir, I just got my relocation approval and its says I should get a clerance from my state coordinator before I can print. Will I have to see him

  12. Udezuligbo Blessing

    Hi, my name is Blessing. I applied for relocation from Zamfara state to Anambra state. Then, when i checked my relocation status, it was appproved and i have been relocated. But the link that supposed to show how to generate remita and make payment is no longer active. Sir, i could not print my relocation letter. Pls what should i do?

  13. Oluwaseyi Tanimowo

    Sir… My relocation has been approved but I can’t print my relocation letter online….it says I will have to get a clearance from my state coordinator…so what I’m actually confused about is that am I to get the clearance from my former state coordinator I was posted to in the first place or my relocated state coordinator?

  14. Please sir, I need help I applied for relocation which was approved I have also paid the #1000 but did not print out my relocation letter, now I was ask to get clearance from my state coordinator before I could print it out and where am staying currently is very far so please what do I do

  15. Blessing Jonathan

    hi, my name is Blessing Jonathan, I was posted to Gombe state and relocated to Katsina state, and I have printed my relocation latter, but due to the issues of corona virus we were ask to stay calm, they will alert us on when the registration will commence, what would I do next?

  16. Please. I was able to print my relation letter after making payment. But I logged in few hours after and my dashboard is showing no relocation history. I don’t know what to do

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