Ghana Tourist Visa Service


Ghana Tourist Visa Instructions

United Passport and Visa Services for Ghana Tourist visa application is reliable and fast. Ghana visa support for Tourist travel to Ghana, we can obtain your Ghana Tourist visa in time for your trip.

WAIT! - DO NOT ship your documents to us without first communicating with our office.

What You Will Need For a Ghana Tourist Visa

1. Physical Passport
Provide your original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Ghana, with at least two blank visa pages available for Ghana visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Ghana visas. Must not be frayed, torn, separating, damaged or altered in any other way.

2. Photo Requirements
Two recent identical 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view, and with a plain/white background. Do NOT Staple them to the visa form. The photographs must:

  • Have been taken within the last six months
  • No eyeglasses may be worn for the photographs

3. Ghana Visa Application Form
One visa application form per applicant, plus one copy.

  • Signature must be original on each visa application.
  • Improperly completed visa applications will delay the processing of your visa.
  • Hand written applications may be accepted.

4. Minors (under 18)
Minors (under 18) are required to provide a notarized letter of consent signed by parents'/guardians' authorizing the Ghana Consulate to issue a visa to the minor. Minors must also submit a copy of their birth certificate and color copies of their parents'/guardians' picture ID's.

5. Proof of Travel Arrangements
Single entry Visa requests must have a computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets showing round trip travel to Ghana and onward flight.

6. Status of Residency
Non-US Citizens must provide a front and back photocopy of U.S. residency (Green card), or A valid U.S. non-immigrant visa, (US visa holders should have original I-94 or I-20 stapled to the passport).

Note: Certain citizens do not require a visa others are required to appear in person, contact us to verify.

7. United PVS Order Form
For us to process your visa request properly and timely, you must include our Order Form. Where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to United PVS with all other supporting documents.


Single Entry
All single entry visas MUST be used within 90 days from the date of issue.

  • Do not send single entry visa requests too early as they are only good for 90 days from date of issuance.
  • We recommend that if one's stay in Ghana is longer than 2 Months (60 Days), one should apply for a multiple entry visa.

Multiple Entries
Multiple entry visas are valid for 3 years unless the passport expires within the 3 year period.

  • Ghanaians, by birth, are entitled to a multiple entry visa that is valid for 5 years unless the passport expires within the 5 year period.
  • There is no requirement that you purchase your ticket before requesting a multiple entry visa.

Visa Processing Time

Rush Ghana visas are usually processed in 5-7 business days. *Express processing is available for an additional fee.

Processing times are based on the Ghana consulate business days: Monday through Thursday only. Saturday, Sunday, Ghanaians and US Holidays do NOT count as business days. The day received may not count as a processing day.

How to Apply For a Ghana Tourist Visa

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Ghana
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including United PVS Order Form
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to United PVS.

Send Documents via FedEx Priority Overnight:
United PVS
ATTN: Frank C.
5670 Wilshire Blvd Suite 1800
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.
USPS and UPS are not recommended, but are optional. Please plan accordingly.