Ghana visa application and requirements

                            Ghana Visa

Ghana Visa

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Tourist visa
required
Business visa
required
Transit visa
required
Official visa
required
Missionary visa
required


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.

Please make sure that application forms are not printed on double-sided paper.

Fill out Ghana tourist visa application form online

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

a
Ghana visa application form. Completed application form for Ghana will be prepared within 5 business hours of order submission, and emailed to you to download, print and sign. Important Note: please upload or send us electronically the documents needed for the generation of your application form (list of documents can be found in 'Documents required for generation of the application form' section below).
b
Original, signed Canada passport and a copy. Please provide a clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport to generate the application form and send an actual passport to our office for visa processing.
c
Passport-type photographThe photo must be taken within the last 6 months, it should be in color against a flat white background, without any shadows and light spots. All facial features in the photo must be clearly visible, the presence of foreign objects is not allowed.
d
Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip (Applicant's name must be on itinerary).
e
Yellow Fever Vaccination. A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit Health Canada's yellow fever resource centre.
f
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations.
g
Invitation Letter. Copy of an invitation letter from family or friends in Ghana.
h
Inviter/sponsors passport copy. A copy of the inviter/sponsors Ghanaian passport. The copy must be from one of the individuals listed under the references on the application. If neither has a valid Ghanaian passport, then a copy of the passport they hold and Ghanaian permanent resident card is acceptable.
Documents required for generation of the application form

• one recent passport-size photographs (taken within six months of date of application)

• valid Yellow fever vaccination certificate

• confirmed Hotel reservation (if Hotel is used as reference)

• invitation Letter/Covering letter/ letter of introduction from employers of the applicant

• valid Ghana identification of Host (Preferably Valid passport) alternatively Confirmed Hotel Booking can be used

• an undertaking that the host will ensure that the visitor complies fully with immigration laws of Ghana/ Invitation Letter can be used

• copies of Bio data pages of passport

• resident Permit of all non Canadians

• evidence of Travel Itinerary

• birth certificate of child under 18 years
Additional required documents for minors under 18
Birth certificate. Original birth certificate.
Consent form. If only one parent is traveling with the child, a letter of consent from the other parent.
Copy of biodata page of parents/legal guardians' passports.

Ghana tourist visa fees for citizens of Canada, residing in Alberta

Single entry
  • Validity: up to 3 months
  • Processing: 7-9 business days
  • Total cost: 361.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 100.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 361.45
  • Validity: up to 3 months
  • Processing: 5-7 business days
  • Total cost: 411.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 150.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 411.45
Multiple entry
  • Validity: up to 6 months
  • Processing: 7-9 business days
  • Total cost: 471.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 210.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 471.45
  • Validity: up to 6 months
  • Processing: 5-7 business days
  • Total cost: 511.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 250.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 511.45
  • Validity: up to 1 year
  • Processing: 7-9 business days
  • Total cost: 521.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 260.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 521.45
  • Validity: up to 1 year
  • Processing: 5-7 business days
  • Total cost: 571.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 310.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 571.45
  • Validity: up to 2 years
  • Processing: 7-9 business days
  • Total cost: 561.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 300.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 561.45
  • Validity: up to 2 years
  • Processing: 5-7 business days
  • Total cost: 611.45 
    Ghana visa help
    Cost calculation
    Embassy fee: 350.00 Processing: 249.00HST: 12.45 Total cost: 611.45
Maximum stay in Ghana: 90 days  
Ghana visa help Maximum stay refers to the number of days allowed on a single visit.
Maximum stay in Ghana: 90 days
Ghana visa help Maximum stay refers to the number of days allowed on a single visit.
Ghana visa for citizens of Canada is required. For more information please contact the nearest Ghana embassy.

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