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 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Gong Jianzhong
Address: No.6, Agostino Neto Road, Airport Residential Area, Accra, Ghana
P. O. Box: 3356 Accra
Tel: +233-30-2775537
Fax: +233-30-2774527
Email: chinaemb_gh@mfa.gov.cn
Website: http://gh.china-embassy.org/eng/

 Consular Office
Tel: +233-30-2770940 
Fax: +233-30-2774527
Office Hours:
08:30-12:00 (application submission), 15:00-17:00 (passport collection), Monday, Wednesday and Friday (except holidays)

 Requirements for Application:

Tourist Visa (L)

1. Original invitation letter from a Chinese travel agency .
2. Return tickets and hotel reservation.
3. Proof of financial guarantee (bank account statement or at least 4-months pay slips from employer).
4. Original and copy of passport valid for more than 6 months with at least 2 blank pages.
5. Covering letter from employer.
6. Application form with one white background passport size photo.

For visiting relatives, additional documents required:
a. Original invitation from Chinese inviter  (if the inviter is a student, a confirmation letter from school is required), instead of requirement NO.1 above.
b. Copy of inviter's passport and resident permit or Chinese ID card if Chinese.

Business Visa (F)

1. Original Visa Notice issued by an authorized unit (local Government) or original invitation letter from company in China.
2. Return tickets and hotel reservation.
3. The original and copy of business registration certificate and tax clearance or IRS.
4. Introductory letter from company
5. The original and copy of passport valid for more than 6 months with at least 2 blank pages.
6. The original and copy of financial guarantee, such as personal bank account statement or recent pay slips from employer (4 months or more).
7. Application form with one white background passport size photo.

Student Visa (X)

1. Original and copy of JW202 form from the institution.
2. Original and copy of valid admission letter from the institution.
3. Physical examination for foreigners which must be attested at the court.
4. The original and copy of passport valid for more than 6 months with at least 2 blank pages.
5.a. Personal bank account statement (recent 6 months at least) attested by the court.
  b. Sponsorship letter if students are being sponsored, provide a copy of either sponsor's passport, ID card or driving license, as well as original and copy of sponsor's bank statement (recent 6 or more months attested at the court).
6. Original and copy of previous school certificate.
7. Application form with one white background passport size photo.

Work Visa (Z)

1. Original Visa Notice from an authorized unit (local government).
2. Work permit from relevant office.
3. Physical examination record for foreigners.
4. Original and copy of passport valid for more than 6 months with at least 2 blank pages.
5. Application form with one white background passport photo.

 Fees
1. Regular  Fee per Person

Visa Types Ghanaian Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
Single-Entry USD 50 USD 35
Double-Entry USD 75 USD 50
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity USD 100 USD 65
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity USD 150 USD 100
Hong Kong Visa/Entry Permit USD 30 USD 30

2. Expedited Service Fee per Person
The regular processing time is 5 working days. For urgent cases, the expedited service is available. Moreover, additional fees will be paid as following:

1 - 2 working day processing USD 40
3 working days processing USD 25

Note: Fee are required to be paid to Standard Chartered Bank, applicants must pick up their passport with the payment receipt.

 Please contact Embassy of Ghana in China if Ghanaians are in troubles there. 

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