Ghana Passport Application


1. A Ghanaian citizen (as defined in the 1992 Constitution of Ghana Chapter 3 Section 6)

             •  By birth (where either parent or grandparent is a Ghanaian citizen)

             •  By marriage

             •  By naturalization

2. As proof of citizenship, provide any of the following:
             •  Birth Certificate (original and a photocopy)
             •  Your old Passport (if any)
             •  Certificate of naturalization
             •  Baptismal certificate
             •  Statutory declaration made in a High Court by one of the applicant's parents.
             •  Affidavit by Head of Family in respect of applicant regarding citizenship.

3. Four (4) recent passport-sized photographs on a plain background (without a hat or sunglasses, one must be endorsed by the  witness or guarantor).
4. State name of applicant.
5. Two (2) Ghanaians who will act as guarantors , living in your country of residence.
6. A witness ( also a Ghanaian) in your country of residence.



Parental Consent Form (click to download)

Passport applications for minors (children under 18 years) must be submitted with a letter of consent signed by the Child’s parents.

Please note that parents with sole custodianship of their children should provide a letter to this effect.

Unaccompanied minors on school trips or voluntary programmes must also attach a letter of consent signed by both parents or their legal guardians, to their visa/passport application.