Citizens of ECOWAS are permitted free movement within the other member countries and do not require a visa for entry. You must possess the valid passport of your citizenship, the ECOWAS passport. or the ECOWAS Travel Certificate
The Ghana High Commission runs an appointment system, the current waiting time for an appointment at the visa section is about 3 - 10 business days. Processing times quoted are in business days after we have attended the appointment. We will advise you on the exact dates and times once we have received your application.
Multiple entry visa is only possible if you have held 1-2 previous Ghana visas in the past year.
The Embassy of Ghana is closed on every FRIDAY.
Ghana tourist visa is not required for citizens of Cape Verde for a stay up to 90 days.
Good news if tourist visa is the correct choice for the purpose of your trip to Ghana.
Start with "What visa type do I need?" question right above the tabs on the left and review corresponding requirements. If you have any doubts, please contact our customer service.
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Confirm if transit visa is required for any connections.
Check with your airline in case you have connecting flights overseas as part of your journey to Ghana. It may be the case that countries you pass through en route to your destination may require a separate transit visa. Please refer to visa requirements of the specific country.
Ghana visa for citizens of Cape Verde is required. For more information please contact the nearest Ghana embassy.
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