General Information for Travel To Ghana

Travel Certificates

Ghanaian Travel Certificates are issued to only persons who are not in possession of a Ghana Passport and require traveling to Ghana under an emergency situation.

They are available for a single journey to Ghana only and cannot be used for the return journey to Germany.

They are valid for one (1) month. In addition to completing an application for Travel Certificate Form, applicants will be required to produce evidence of Ghanaian nationalities such as a photocopy of a previous passport, original Birth/ Baptismal certificate, any Ghanaian Identity card, together with two (2) passport-sized pictures and the appropriate fee.

Applicants for Travel Certificates will be requested to report for an interview.

Download the T.C. application form here!


Type Fee (EUR )
Travel Certificate EUR 60.00


We wish to inform of the under-mentioned requirements for the benefit of Consular Identity Card applicants:

  1. A fully completed form with the signature;
  2. A copy of current passport or birth certificate;
  3. A self-addressed envelope affixed with not less than EUR 3.55 worth of postage stamps. The envelope must bear the name of the applicant even if he/she is not the principal recipient.
  4. One biometric passport photograph with white background. Applicants appearing in person need not bring along biometric photograph.
  5. The current ID fee:-EUR  20,00
  6. Payment could be made either in cash at the Embassy or through the following bank details;

Embassy of Ghana General Fees Account

Bank Name: Deutsche Bank

Bank Address: Unter den Linden 13/15, 10117 Berlin

IBAN:  DE82 1007 0000 0063 5649 00


All applicants are to comply and carefully note the above requirements to enable the Embassy process and issue your ID card on time.

Download the I.D application form here!

Travel Documents & Visas

All visitors to Ghana must possess a valid national passport. A national of any member state of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) visiting Ghana may, however, produce a travel certificate in lieu of a passport. ECOWAS members are: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.

The Director

Ghana Immigration Service
Private Mailbag, Ministries Post Office
Accra, Ghana

Opening Hours

Monday: 10am-1pm
Wednesday: 10am-1pm
Friday: 9am-12pm

Tuesday and Thursday, the Consulate in Munich is closed.

Our Address

Embassy of Ghana, Germany
Chancery Section
Stavangerstrasse 17 and 19
10439 Berlin, Germany
P: (+49) 30 54 71 49-0
F: (+49) 30 44 67 40 63

Embassy of Ghana, Germany
Consular Section
Stavangerstrasse 17 and 19
10439 Berlin, Germany
P: (+49) 30 54 71 49-50
F: (+49) 30 44 67 40 63

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