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Ghana Family Visit Visa Requirements

Capital City:
Cedi (GHC)
Local Time:
GMT +0
Telephone Code :
+ 233
Closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Exchange Rate:
1.00 GHS (Ghanaian Cedi) is equivalent to 12.74 INR

Family Visa Requirement

  1. Relevant Pages of Passport: Original Passport with validity of minimum six months after the intended date of departure and minimum two blank pages for visa stamp.
  2. Visa Application Form: Visa forms can be completed and downloaded from the High Commission Web site. The forms should either be typed or neatly completed in capital letters (any correction/overwriting invalidates the forms). Application forms should be signed by the applicant himself/herself. All relevant documents required should be attached to the forms at the time of electronic submission of an application. Please find the visa application form below: https://visa.ghana-mission.co.in/ApplicantSignup/tourist
  3. Photograph: Two (2) Colored Passport Size Photograph.
  4. Photo ID Card/ Business Card: A personal identity card of the applicant such as National ID/Adhar Card/Driving License and business card (Recommended).
  5. Cover Letter: A personal letter from applicant including personal details, purpose of visit and outlining who will be responsible for the full costs of the trip. The letter should be addressed to – The Visa Officer, the respective visa office and signed.
  6. Invitation Letter from a physical person: Original/scanned copy invitation letter from the Invitee stating the nature of mutual relationship, the purpose of travel, duration of stay, address and other necessary details with invitee’s signature.
  7. Invitee’s photo ID Card Copy: A clear scanned copy of photo ID of your invitee/host in the visiting country. (Preferably attested by a legal authenticator).
  8. Invitee’s Tenancy Agreement/Utility Bill copy: A scanned copy of tenancy agreement/utility bill of the invitee’s residence if your address during your stay is expected to be the same.
  9. Any Other documents related to Invitation: Two references in Ghana with their ID proof.
  10. NOC/LOI: A letter from your employer on the organization’s letter-head pad, with contact details, stating that a leave of absence has been granted, purpose and duration of the trip, and that you will be returning to your current job as per schedule.
  11. Other Business Documents: Trade license/Certificate of Incorporation/Memorandum (If self-employed/businessman).
  12. Personal Bank Statements: Original Bank Statements (Personal/Payroll) for last 6 months mentioning the Bank’s name, telephone number clearly with authorized bank stamp and signature (e-statement is not acceptable).
  13. Sponsor’s Bank Statements: Original/scanned copy of bank statements from the sponsoring party (invitee/Employer company/any other person) for last 6 months mentioning the Bank’s name, telephone number clearly with authorized bank stamp and signature. (If sponsoring).
  14. Evidence of Other Bank deposits: Copy of other financial documents such as deposit schemes, FDR, Retirement funds, Loan accounts etc.
  15. Evidence of fixed assets: An authenticated evaluation document of applicant’s fixed asset/notarized summary of wealth statements (Recommended).
  16. Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate: Original and valid certificate/card for Yellow Fever Vaccination acquired at least 10 days prior to your scheduled travel date. The certificate remains valid for 10 years.
  17. Airline Ticket Itinerary: A reserved itinerary for your airline ticket as per the schedule of the trip.