Applying for a Ghana Visa

Please bring the following documents/information to our First General Meeting. We will assemble our visa applications and mail them together. The suggested dates for application are 1 – 2 months before the departure date.

1. Download the visa application form - Download Form

2. Valid passport that is at least six (6) months before expiration

3. Evidence of financial support or letter of invitation from host in Ghana

  • Empathy FX will provide this

4. Visa Fee is $60 - make money orders payable to “the Embassy of Ghana”

5. Two passport-size photographs of applicant. Should be taken at least within the last three months 

6. Affix each photograph with glue on the top right comer of the application form.

7. Applications submitted by mail must be accompanied by prepaid self-addressed overnight, trackable envelope (FedEx) for return of passports. Only requests accompanied by certified prepaid return envelopes will be processed.

  • Bring two (2) large manila envelopes.

8. Send the completed application to:

The Consular Section
3512 International Dr. NW
Washington DC, 20008