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Ghana Visa

Ghana visa

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A visa is required for this destination.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

Ghana does not issue work visas in the United States. The Embassy of Ghana advises that travelers apply for a business visa and upon arrival in Ghana, the Ministry of Labor will issue a work permit. It is recommended that the host in Ghana make necessary arrangements with the Department of Labor in advance.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

For faster processing options please select the Rush tab or ask our team for more information.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

Ghana does not issue work visas in the United States. The Embassy of Ghana advises that travelers apply for a business visa and upon arrival in Ghana, the Ministry of Labor will issue a work permit. It is recommended that the host in Ghana make necessary arrangements with the Department of Labor in advance.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

Ghana does not issue work visas in the United States. The Embassy of Ghana advises that travelers apply for a business visa and upon arrival in Ghana, the Ministry of Labor will issue a work permit. It is recommended that the host in Ghana make necessary arrangements with the Department of Labor in advance.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

Ghana does not issue work visas in the United States. The Embassy of Ghana advises that travelers apply for a business visa and upon arrival in Ghana, the Ministry of Labor will issue a work permit. It is recommended that the host in Ghana make necessary arrangements with the Department of Labor in advance.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

All passengers traveling to Ghana MUST complete Health declaration form within the 72 hours prior to the flight.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

The Ghanian consulate has changed how their application forms are generated. The application form is submitted digitally, and as a result, clients will not receive a physical form to sign. After placing the order, please send in everything else on the document checklist.

Fill out Ghana Tourist visa application form online

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:
COVID-19 / Health Insurance for travel to Ghana
  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter (soft copy acceptable) from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter (soft copy acceptable) from the sponsoring company in Ghana. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Enrollment Letter. Original enrollment letter from the school in the US signed by both the applicant and the school.
    Please provide a letter confirming your enrollment from university/college/school in Ghana.

  • Financial Support. Proof that applicant will be supported while in Ghana without taking up employment

  • Additional Requirements. Transfer certificate from last school attended.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Official invitation or approval. A letter from the US Department of State, sending department, or agency, addressed to "Embassy of Ghana, Washington D.C. ", explaining purpose of travel and dates of the trip. Letter must contain the applicant's name and the passport number.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter (soft copy acceptable) from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter (soft copy acceptable) from the sponsoring company in Ghana. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Enrollment Letter. Original enrollment letter from the school in the US signed by both the applicant and the school.
    Please provide a letter confirming your enrollment from university/college/school in Ghana.

  • Financial Support. Proof that applicant will be supported while in Ghana without taking up employment

  • Additional Requirements. Transfer certificate from last school attended.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Invitation Letter. A letter from the volunteering organization or company in Ghana. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Embassy of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The letter should indicate the nature of work to be performed, the place of work, and the type and desired validity of the visa requested.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Missionary Letter. A letter of invitation from the sponsor or host in the country of destination explaining the purpose of travel, length of stay, place of stay, and host's contact information.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Missionary Letter. A letter of invitation from the sponsor or host in the country of destination explaining the purpose of travel, length of stay, place of stay, and host's contact information.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter (soft copy acceptable) from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter (soft copy acceptable) from the sponsoring company in Ghana. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Invitation Letter. A letter from the volunteering organization or company in Ghana. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Embassy of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The letter should indicate the nature of work to be performed, the place of work, and the type and desired validity of the visa requested.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Mandatory form before entering country. The form you will fill may be checked at the borders of Ghana whether you have filled in this form or not, and If you haven’t filled in the form or made misleading statements, you may face legal and administrative sanctions. Furthermore, you might not be allowed to enter Ghana.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Please see the sample format for this letter

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Ghana, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Host's ID. Valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) or Photocopies of relevant pages of passport of alien inviting businessman, showing legal immigrant status/residence permit.

Unfortunately, at this time VisaHQ does not provide service for

A visa is not required for this destination.

Additional information
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • Additional documents for minors (under the age of 18):
    A copy of the applicant's birth certificate;
    A notarized Consent Letter signed by both parents;
    Copy of Parent's IDs (Driver's License, etc).
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • Additional documents for minors (under the age of 18):
    A copy of the applicant's birth certificate;
    A notarized Consent Letter signed by both parents;
    Copy of Parent's IDs (Driver's License, etc).
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • Additional documents for minors (under the age of 18):
    A copy of the applicant's birth certificate;
    A notarized Consent Letter signed by both parents;
    Copy of Parent's IDs (Driver's License, etc).
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • Additional documents for minors (under the age of 18):
    A copy of the applicant's birth certificate;
    A notarized Consent Letter signed by both parents;
    Copy of Parent's IDs (Driver's License, etc).
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • Additional documents for minors (under the age of 18):
    A copy of the applicant's birth certificate;
    A notarized Consent Letter signed by both parents;
    Copy of Parent's IDs (Driver's License, etc).
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • Additional documents for minors (under the age of 18):
    A copy of the applicant's birth certificate;
    A notarized Consent Letter signed by both parents;
    Copy of Parent's IDs (Driver's License, etc).
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.
  • The Embassy of Ghana is CLOSED every Friday.
  • All persons entering Ghana are requested to have a valid certificate of immunization against yellow fever. Travelers may be required to present it at the port of entry in Ghana.

Ghana Tourist visa fees for citizens of United States of America

Type of visaValidity
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Processing
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
Embassy feeService feeTaxTotal cost
Single entry (30 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10 business days
Embassy fee:$63.00
Service fee:$119.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$182.00
$182.00
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$63.10
Service fee:$129.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$192.10
$192.10
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$63.10
Service fee:$129.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$192.10
$192.10
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$63.10
Service fee:$129.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$192.10
$192.10
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$174.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$279.00
$279.00
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$63.00
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$302.00
$302.00
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$63.10
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$302.10
$302.10
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$344.00
$344.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$0.00
Service fee:$209.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$209.00
$209.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$104.14
Service fee:$129.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$233.14
$233.14
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$104.14
Service fee:$129.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$233.14
$233.14
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$104.14
Service fee:$129.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$233.14
$233.14
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 5 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$174.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$279.00
$279.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$174.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$279.00
$279.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 5 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$209.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$314.00
$314.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$209.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$314.00
$314.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$105.00
Service fee:$209.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$314.00
$314.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$104.14
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$343.14
$343.14
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$104.14
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$343.14
$343.14
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 1 year
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
10-15 business days
Embassy fee:$104.14
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$343.14
$343.14
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 5 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$210.00
Service fee:$214.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$424.00
$424.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$210.00
Service fee:$214.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$424.00
$424.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 5 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$210.00
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$449.00
$449.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$210.00
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$449.00
$449.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 1 year
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$210.00
Service fee:$239.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$449.00
$449.00
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Ghana COVID-19 travel restrictions

  • Entry is open
    Ghana has resumed international flights including flights to Accra Kotoka International Airport have resumed.
    Prior to arrival requirements
    Valid passport. Valid national passport with at least 6 month remaining validity after the date of departure.
    Valid visa. Please see the instructions above if visa is needed and apply.
    Negative COVID-19 test prior to arrival is required. Passengers must have the test result taken no more than 72 hours before departure, and will be subject to a second test on arrival.
    📝Health form is required to all passengers traveling to Ghana. Travelers must complete Health declaration form within 72 hours prior to flight.
    Upon arrival restrictions
    🏠Quarantine. Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 7 days at their own expense.
    😷Masks are required in public spaces and transport.
    Negative COVID-19 test upon arrival All arrivals will be tested again at the airport, at their own expense ($150 USD).
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