NOTICE ON VISA ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE YEAR OF RETURN
“THE GOVERNMENT OF GHANA HAS INTRODUCED NEW MEASURES THAT WOULD ENABLE VISITORS TRAVELLING TO GHANA DURING THE YEAR OF RETURN OBTAIN VISA-ON-ARRIVAL.
TRAVELLERS ARE, HOWEVER, TO NOTE THAT THE FIRST OPTION WOULD BE TO OBTAIN VISAS FROM GHANA MISSIONS IN THEIR COUNTRIES OF RESIDENCE.
THE NEW ARRANGEMENTS ARE EXPECTED TO SIMPLIFY CHECK-IN PROCEDURES FOR BOARDING PASSENGERS AND EASE THE BURDEN ON TRAVELLERS WHO ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN GHANAIAN VISAS IN THEIR COUNTRIES OF RESIDENCE.
THE NEW ARRANGEMENTS ARE VALID TILL JANUARY 2020”.
The following are the requirements for visas:
All applicants below the age of eighteen (18) years must have an authorization letter from both parents with copies of their passports as supporting documents.
NOTE: THE APPLICATION FORMS MUST BE FULLY COMPLETED IN CAPITAL/BLOCK LETTERS AND SIGNED. FORMS WHICH ARE NOT PROPERLY COMPLETED WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
The fees charged for all categories of visas are as follows:
A minimum of 48 hours is required for the processing and issuance of visas. Applicants are therefore required to deposit their applications with all the supporting documents well ahead of the proposed date of travel to Ghana.