All visitors to Ghana must be in possession of a valid passport or legal travel documents.
All visitors entering Ghana must have valid entry visas or in the case of Commonwealth nationals, entry permits, issued by a Ghana diplomatic mission or consulate abroad or any other visa issuing authority mandated by the Ghana Government to act on its behalf. (ECOWAS nationals and those of other countries with which the Government of Ghana has specific bilateral agreements, are exempted).
The visa may be granted for single or multiple entry.
Please note that applicants may be interviewed.
The visa grants entry into Ghana within the stipulated time frame. Please note that the period of permitted stay in Ghana will be endorsed by Ghana Immigration at the point of entry. Applicants are therefore advised to contact the Ghana Immigration Service if their stay will extend beyond the endorsed period of permitted stay.
REQUIREMENTS FOR VISA APPLICANTS
The visa form must be completed in CAPITAL LETTERS and submitted together with one (1) Recent passport-sized picture not later than three months before the date of application. Only one (1) application form is required.
Passport should be valid for at least six (6) months and must have at least two (2) blank pages opposite each other.
SHOULD SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING TO GHANA HIGH COMMISSION IN YOUR COUNTRY
Fully completed application form in CAPITAL LETTERS in English
One recent passport size photograph (taken not more than three (3) months prior to application) and showing full face of applicant, without a hat, cap and sunglasses.
A photocopy of international certificate of vaccination for Yellow Fever.
A photocopy of the return ticket or a flight confirmation print-out from an acknowledged Travel Agency
Photocopy of the Biodata page of applicant’s passport.
Hotel reservation or an invitation letter (signed and dated) from a friend, business partner or relation in Ghana and a copy of their valid passport Biodata page or national identification card (for Ghanaian nationals)
Visa Application Fee