Ghana Passport Application

Embassy of The Republic of Ghana

Copenhagen, Denmark


  • Applicants for Ghanaian passports must be Citizens of Ghana by Birth, naturalization, Registration, Adoption or by any Enactment. Documentary evidence must be provided in support of any such claim.

  • A Ghanaian passport is the only reliable and universally accepted travel and identification document for Ghanaians who travel abroad.

  • Issued to Ghanaian citizens only, a Ghanaian passport reflects the identity of the applicant as determined by documentary evidence of citizenship and documents to support identity.



1. A Ghanaian citizen (as defined in the 1992 Constitution of Ghana Chapter 3 Section 6)

             •  By birth (where either parent or grandparent is a Ghanaian citizen)

             •  By marriage

             •  By naturalization

2. As proof of citizenship, provide any of the following:
             •  Birth Certificate (original and a photocopy)
             •  Your old Passport (if any)
             •  A statutory declaration made in a High Court by one of the applicant's parents.
             •  Affidavit by Head of Family in respect of applicant regarding citizenship.

3. Four (4) recent passport-sized photographs on a plain background (without a hat or sunglasses, one must be endorsed by the witness or guarantor).
4. State name of the applicant.
5. Two (2) Ghanaians who will act as guarantors, living in your country of residence.
6. A witness ( also a Ghanaian) in your country of residence.


Visitors to Ghana must note that the possession of an Entry Visa does not guarantee the right of Entry. Visitors may be refused entry into Ghana if they fall within the category of Prohibited Immigrants or if they do not satisfy immigration requirements at the port of entry. The Government of Ghana will not be financially liable for their repatriation.

Reasons for New Passport  and Requirements

The application must be submitted together with the regular requirements ...

Parental Consent for Ghana Passport

All Passport applications for minors (children under 18 years) must be submitted with ... 

Ghana Passport Application Fees and Codes

Please indicate the appropriate fee code example E1, F2, etc. on your application ...

Ghana Passport Processing Time

The processing time for  Ghana passport applications is 1 (One) Month, whilst ...



Postage/Pick up

Applicants may collect their passports in person at the Embassy or ...

Method of Payment

Payment may be made in card (payable at the Embassy). All bank ...

How to Apply

You can apply for the Ghana passport by post or in person. One (1) application form must ...

Contact Us

Address: Egebjerg Alle 13,

                 DK - 2900 Hellerup



Consular Email: 

Phone:  +45 3962 8222

Working Hours

DAYS: Monday to Friday

TIME: 9:00 am to 15:00 hours


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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