Announcement

VISA WAIVER

CATEGORIES OF PERSONS EXEMPT FROM ENTRY VISA REQUIREMENTS TO GHANA (2015 UPDATE)

A. Citizens from ECOWAS States by virtue of the Protocol on Free Movement of Persons, the Right of Residence and Establishment

(PROTOCOL A/P1/5/79):

Benin

Burkina Faso

Cape Verde

Cote D’Ivoire

The Gambia

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Liberia

Mali

Niger

Nigeria

Senegal

Sierra Leone

Togo

B. Holders of Diplomatic and Service Passports only:

Cuba

Germany

Iran

Namibia

South Africa

 

NB: Exemptions in category B above shall be for a period not exceeding ninety (90) days from date of entry

C. All nationals of the following countries:

Kenya

Lesotho

Malawi

Singapore

Tanzania

Trinidad and Tobago

Uganda

Zimbabwe

Rwanda

Indonesia

D. Holders of passports of Regional Economic Communities in Africa and the African Economic Community, United Nations and its Specialized Agencies:

The World Bank

African Development Bank

E. Persons in Direct Airside transit: All persons in direct airside transit are exempt from visa requirements

F. Children with ordinary passports accompanying holders of diplomatic, service or official passports accredited to Ghana are exempt from entry visa requirements.