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GHANA VISAS:

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Ghana:
Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote D’Ivoire, Egypt, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda & Zimbabwe

  GHANA visa service & travel information

General Information

GHANA visas take 2-30 working days (after appointment date) to issue in the embassy.

Visa requirements

To see what visa application requirements are needed when applying for a visa, please download the correct visa application form (on the left) which applies to the type of journey you will be undertaking.

Please note that this embassy offers 2 express service types, 24 hours or 3 days along with a standard service. The standard service has no time limit for processing and can take 3-4 weeks. The embassy will email you when we have lodged your application and again when it is ready to be collected.
The embassy require you to pay for your visa online during the application submission process. For those that cannot pay online, we can do so at the embassy for you with postal orders. Visa prices below are for the visa fee and postal order fee together - if the visa fee displayed on your printed application is different, you will need to send that visa fee plus 12.5%

 

Application Fees

Visa type

Visa fee

Service charge

Total to pay

Business 2 year multiple entry Ghana visa

£172.50

£60.00

£227.50

Business 2 year multiple entry Ghana visa Express Service (72 hours)

£192.50

£60.00

£247.50

Business 2 year multiple entry Ghana visa Express Service (72 hours)

£222.50

£60.00

£277.50

Tourist/business 6 month multiple entry Ghana visa

£78.75

£60.00

£133.75

Tourist/business 6 month multiple entry Ghana visa Express Service (72 hours)

£101.25

£60.00

£156.25

Tourist/business 6 month multiple entry Ghana visa Express Service (24 hours)

£132.50

£60.00

£187.50

Tourist/business 3 month single entry Ghana visa

£56.25

£60.00

£111.25

Tourist/business 3 month single entry Ghana visa Express Service (72 hours)

£78.75

£60.00

£133.75

Tourist/business 3 month single entry Ghana visa Express Service (24 hours)

£112.50

£60.00

£167.50

Business 12 month multiple entry Ghana visa

£112.50

£60.00

£167.50

Business 12 month multiple entry Ghana visa Express Service (72 hours)

£142.50

£60.00

£197.50

Business 12 month multiple entry Ghana visa Express Service (24 hours)

£172.50

£60.00

£227.50

GHANA VISAS:

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Ghana:
Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote D’Ivoire, Egypt, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda & Zimbabwe

GHANA TRANSIT VISAS:

Transit visas for Ghana are required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to a third country within 24 hours without leaving the airport, provided holding confirmed tickets & documentation

GHANA HEALTH:

Compulsory vaccinations: Yellow fever certificate required by all.

Recommended immunisations: Cholera, Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Malaria, Meningitis, Polio, TB, Tetanus, Typhoid & Yellow Fever.

Risks: Malaria exists all year throughout the country. Rabies.

GHANA WEATHER:

Hot tropical climate. Rainy season is Apr-Jul with the coastal area being drier than inland

FURTHER INFORMATION FOR GHANA:

Location of Ghana: West Africa
Local Time in Ghana: GMT
Capital City of Ghana: Accra
Population of Ghana: 22 million
Language(s) spoken in Ghana: English, many local languages
Dialling Code for Ghana: 233
Emergency numbers in Ghana: Police, Fire & Ambulance: 999
Driving in Ghana: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit recommended
Electricity in Ghana: 220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Ghana: Cedi (GHC 1 = 100 Pesewas)
Notes: GHC: 200, 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000, 20,000
Coins:
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Limited acceptance of credit cards. Foreign currency must be exchanged with authorised dealers only
Opening Hours in Ghana:
Bank: 0830-1400 Mon-Thur, 0830-1500 Fri
Office: 0800-1200 & 1400-1700 Mon-Fri, 0830-1200 Sat
Shops: 0800-1200 & 1400-1730 Mon-Fri, 0800-1300 Sat
Hints for Ghana: It is the convention to use the right and not the left hand when shaking hands and passing or receiving anything. Body language differences include the custom of a greater degree of physical contact compared with Western Europe
Tipping in Ghana: When there is no service charge, tips are around 10%
Import Allowances for Ghana: For persons of 18 years of age or older:
400 cigarettes or 100 cigars or 1 pound of tobacco or combination of of proportionate quantities
1 quart of wine and 1 quart of spirits
1/2 print of perfume and eaux de toilette

Airports in Ghana:

Accra Kotoka (ACC)

 
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