Visa Type and Requirement

Embassy of The Republic of Ghana

Copenhagen, Denmark

Visa Type and Requirements 

GRATIS

Gratis visas are granted to holders of Diplomatic passports and their families as well as Service Passport holders. These applications must be submitted with a Note Verbale in addition to the regular requirements.


BUSINESS
1.      Business visas are granted to business people traveling to Ghana for business-related purposes. For example, to attend a conference or training session, to conduct business with a Ghana-based organization, to conduct business negotiations, to establish, manage, or develop new or existing business, or to invest in Ghana.

2.      Applications must be submitted with a letter of recommendation/letter of guarantee from an Employer, Sponsor, or Business Associates in Europe and an Invitation Letter from their host or sponsor in Ghana, in addition to the regular requirements.

3.      Media personnel who wish to travel to Ghana for press-related activities must apply for press accreditation. A letter from sponsors giving details of the activities that they will undertake in Ghana shall be submitted with a completed press accreditation form for the approval of the Ministry of Information, Ghana, along with their visa applications.


TOURIST
Tourist visas are granted to people who intend to travel to Ghana on holiday, for sightseeing, social or recreational purposes, to visit relatives, friends or for other short-term non-work related reasons. If granted, this visa will allow the holder either single or multiple entries to Ghana for a period of up to three months. Multiple entry visas in this category, are granted in accordance with the applicant’s travel circumstances.


STUDIES
This Visa is for foreign students intending to study in Ghana. The application must be submitted together with the regular requirements and a Letter of Acceptance from the Educational or Training Institution in which the student/applicant will be studying, as well as evidence of the applicant’s financial capability to cater for him/herself during the period of study.


SPOUSE OR CHILD OF A GHANAIAN NATIONAL (FAMILY)
This visa is granted to persons whose parents or spouses are Ghanaian citizens. In addition to the regular requirements, applicants must submit either a Marriage Certificate (spouse) a Birth Certificate (child) or any document confirming their relationship to the Ghanaian citizen.


VISITORS IN TRANSIT 

A person, seeking entry clearance for transit through Ghana and is not a prohibited Immigrant, may be admitted for a period not exceeding 48 hours.

•    The visitor must have a valid visa and should be eligible to enter the country he/she is transiting to.
•    The visitor must present proof of a continuous journey to the country of destination.  
•    The visitor shall not decide to terminate his journey in the transit country.


“ Those who would judge us merely by the heights we have achieved would do well to remember the depths from which we started. ” 


-----Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

      First President of Ghana


Phone:    +45 3962 8222

Email:    consular@ghanaembassy.dk

Address: Egebjerg Alle 13, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark.

Requirements 

Tourism / Visit

Business

Studies / Voluntary/ Internship

1. Original Passport

 


2. NewOne (1) Duly Completed Visa Application Form

 


3. Where hotels are used as ‘References’, copy of hotel bookings must be submitted.

 


4. A copy of flight ticket reservation.


 

5. NewOne (1) recent Passport size photograph (3.5cm x 4.5cm colour photograph with plain white background).


 

6. *Parental Consent Form (for persons less than 18years of age +Copy of Parent’s ID) (click to download)

 


7. Copy of Vaccination Card

 


8. Receipt of payment of fees

 

 

NB:

9. Nationals of another country outside the Nordic Region must add a copy of their residence permit. 

1. Original Passport

 


2. NewOne (1) Duly Completed Visa Application Form

 


3. Where hotels are used as ‘References’, copy of hotel bookings must be submitted.

 


4. A copy of flight ticket reservation.

 


5. NewOne (1) recent Passport size photograph (3.5cm x 4.5cm colour photograph with plain white background).

 


6. Invitation Letter from Business partners in Ghana.


 

7. Letter of Guarantee from applicant’s current company/ sponsor.

 

8. Copy of Vaccination Card

 

9. Receipt of payment of fees

 

 

NB:

10. Nationals of another country outside the Nordic Region must add a copy of their residence permit.

1. Original Passport

 

2. NewOne (1) Duly Completed Visa Application Form

 

3. Where hotels are used as ‘References’, copy of hotel bookings must be submitted.

 

4. A copy of flight ticket reservation.

 

5. NewOne (1) recent Passport size photograph (3.5cm x 4.5cm colour photograph with plain white background).

 

6. Copy of Admission Letter from Ghana

 

7. Letter of Introduction from Applicant’s school.

 

8. *Parental Consent Form (for persons less than 18years of age + Copy of Parent’s ID) (click to download).

 

9. Copy of Vaccination Card

 


10. Receipt of payment of fees

 


 NB:

11. Nationals of another country outside the Nordic Region must add a copy of their residence permit. 

Official


Research / Work

Media

1. Original Passport

 


2. NewOne (1) Duly Completed Visa Application Form

 


3. Where hotels are used as ‘References’, copy of hotel bookings must be submitted.

 


4. A copy of flight ticket reservation.

 


5. New: One (1) recent Passport size photograph (3.5cm x 4.5cm colour photograph with plain white background)

 


6. Note Verbale

 


7. Copy of Vaccination Card


 

8. Receipt of payment of fees

 

 




NB:

9. Nationals of another country outside the Nordic Region must add a copy of their residence permit.

 

1. Original Passport

 


2. NewOne (1) Duly Completed Visa Application Form

 


3. Where hotels are used as ‘References’, copy of hotel bookings must be submitted.


 

4. A copy of flight ticket reservation.


 

5. NewOne (1) recent Passport size photograph (3.5cm x4.5cm colour photograph with plain white background)


 

6. Copy of Ethical Approval granted from Ghana to conduct a Research / Media coverage.


 

7. Copy of Vaccination Card

 


8. Receipt of payment of fees

 


 NB:

9. Nationals of another country outside the Nordic Region must add a copy of their residence permit.

1. Original Passport

 


2. NewOne (1) Duly Completed Visa Application Form


 

3. Where hotels are used as ‘References’, copy of hotel bookings must be submitted.


 

4. A copy of flight ticket reservation.


 

5. NewOne (1) recent Passport size photograph (3.5cm x 4.5cm colour photograph with plain white background)


 

6. Copy of Press Accreditation approved from Ghana.


 

7. Copy of Vaccination Card

 


8. Receipt of payment of fees


 

NB:

9. Nationals of another country outside the Nordic Region must add a copy of their residence permit.

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Contact Us


Address: Egebjerg Alle 13,

                 DK - 2900 Hellerup

                 Denmark

Email:   ghana@mail.dk /                                                          copenhagen@mfa.gov.gh /


 Consular Email: consular@ghanaembassy.dk 


Phone:  +45 3962 8222

Working Hours

DAYS: Monday to Friday

TIME: 9:00 am to 15:00 hours

WEEKENDS & PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: Closed


Consular Working Hours


DAYS: Monday to Thursday 

TIME:  9:30  -  13:30 hours

Telephone Hours: 10:00  -  12:00 hours 

Fridays, Weekends, & Public Holidays: Closed


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