This site is designed to provide basic information about the visa and work permit application processes in Ghana.
It is not intended to be a full explanation of Ghana government’s Immigration policy and is provided only as a general guide which does not constitute a legal advice.
The Ghana Immigration Service has been established as the agency of the government of Ghana to advise on and to ensure the effective implementation of all laws and regulations pertaining to immigration and related issues.
The Director of Immigration being the head of the Service acts as the chief advisor to the Service Board and the Minister of the Interior. And is also responsible for day-to-day administration of the Service
The Ghana Immigration Service is mandated to regulate and monitor the entry, residence, employment and exit of all foreigners. Movement of Ghanaians into and out of the country is equally monitored.