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Emergency Entry Visa
 

Mode of Application

Emergency Entry Visa

 

As the above name suggests, it is a type of visa granted on emergency basis.  It is issued under the following conditions:

  1.  Where, Ghana has no mission or consulate or where Ghana has a representative but the entry into Ghana is being sought on an emergency assignment from the country where the person is coming.

Persons Eligible
Any foreign national who is not:

  1. A prohibited immigrant
  2. In possession of a valid passport/travel document.

NOTE: This may include any other Conditions set out in the Immigration Act 573 (Act 2000) and specified in section four (4) of the Immigration Regulation 1691 of 2001 and its sub-sections.

Requirements
  • An application letter requesting for an Emergency Entry Visa

Note : ( This letter should give adequate information which must include the following:

  • Place of Embarkation
  • Purpose of Visit
  • Date of Arrival
  • Duration of stay
  • Place of lodging
  • Residential address whilst in Ghana

ATTACHMENTS

  • Passport particulars of the visitor and that of the Signatory to the application must be attached.
  • Company documents

This includes

  • Certificate to Commence Business
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Company’s Code
  • Company’s current Tax Clearance Certificate

Note: Bank statements for personal letters required.
Processing duration         Three (3) to Five (5) working Days.
Fee: $150.00 Dollars (subject to changes in the fees and charges Act)

Procedure
 
 

 

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