Immigration Issues


ECOWAS nationals: No visa required.

Non-ECOWAS nationals: A valid visa/entry permit required. Visit the Ghana High Commission in your country for application requirements and procedure.

If you need any assistance (documents) from our office. Contact us: aaip@ug.edu.gh or nspipam@ug.edu.gh


Residence Permit and Non-Citizen Ghana Card

You will need to regularize your stay once you arrive in Ghana.

Current rates:

Non-Citizen Ghana Card: US$ 120.00 or GHS equivalent

Renewal of Non-Citizen Ghana Card: US$60.00 or GHS equivalent

Penalty for Non-Renewal: ECOWAS – GHS 60.00/month; Non-ECOWAS- GHS 80.00/month

Resident Permit: US$60.00

Visa Extension: US$60.00

Single to Multiple Entry Visa: US$ 75.00 for 3 months

NOTE: The above fees are subject to change without notice. Click here for more details.