Frequently asked Questions
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Do all travellers entering Ghana require a visa?
Yes, all visitors entering Ghana must have valid entry visas or, in the case of Commonwealth nationals, entry permits, issued by the Ghana High Commission or any other visa issuing authority mandated by the Ghana Government to act on its behalf. ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) nationals and those of other countries with whom the Government of Ghana has specific bilateral agreements are excepted.
Are there any travelers prohibited from entering Ghana?
Yes, the under-mentioned categories are prohibited immigrants:
A person of unsound mind.
A person declared by medical personnel as medically unsound.
A person considered to be a security risk.
A person against whom there is a deportation order in force.
A person who has been sentenced in a foreign country for extradition under the Extradition Act 1960.
What is the cost of applying for a visa to Ghana through Vis-Afrique Services?
The total cost of each visa application consists of the Visa Fee (set by the Ghana High Commission), our Handling Charges and Postage or Courier Service. Please see our Fees page for our full pricing structure. For more information on visa requirements and/or pricing, please call our offices to discuss.
How long does it take to obtain a visa to Ghana?
Our visa service duration’s range from Standard, 24 hours, and 72 hours.
How do I apply for my child's first Ghanaian Passport?
A child will qualify for a Ghanaian passport if any of the parents are of Ghanaian nationality and it is their wish for the said child to hold a Ghanaian passport. Please see our New Passports
page for requirements, and our Fees page for our full pricing structure.
We will help you to complete and submit your child’s first application and return the new passport to you when it is completed.
What is the cost of applying for a Ghanaian Passport through Vis-Afrique Services?
The total cost of each passport application consist of the Passport Fee (set by the Ghana High Commission), our Service charges and Postage or Courier Service. Please see our Fees page for our full passport pricing structure. For more information on passport requirements and/or pricing, please call our offices to discuss.
How is any personal information collected by Vis-Afrique Services used?
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We take the trust our customers and site visitors place in us very seriously. During the process of completing your visa or passport application, personal information you provide may be retained on our system. This information is neither sold nor shared and any financial information collected is used for billing only.