China Embassy in Ghana

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Wang Shiting
Address: No. 6, Agostino Neto Road, Airport Residential Area, Accra, Ghana
P. O. Box: 3356 Accra
Tel: +233-30-2761133
Fax: +233-30-2799605

Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Ghana

Address: No. 5A, 6th Circular Road, Cantoments, Accra
Tel: +233-30-2797437 (Visa Enquiry: 09:00 - 12:00, Tuesday and Thursday)
Office Hours:
09:00-12:00, 15:00-17:00, Monday, Wednesday and Friday (except holidays)

China Visa Requirements & Check List

There are five categories of ordinary visas issued by China embassy in Ghana and they are Business Visa (F/M), Student Visa (X1/X2) and Work Visa (Z). 

Basic Requirements

1. The original and copy of passport valid for more than 6 months with at least 2 blank pages
2. Application form with one white background passport size photo

Supporting Requirements for each category

 F (non-business visiting or exchange)
1. Original Invitation Letter issued by an authorized unit (local government)
2. Return tickets and hotel reservations
3. Introductory letter from company
4. The original and copy of financial guarantee, such as personal bank account statement or recent pay slips from employer (4 months or more)

 M (business or commercial purposes)
1. Introductory letter from company
2. Original Invitation Letter by an authorized unit or invitation letter from business partner or a fair
3. Copy of registration certificate and tax clearance
4. Original and copy of finance guarantee, as personal bank account statement or recent pay slips from employer (4 months or more)
5. Return tickets and hotel reservations 

1. Original and copy of JW201/JW202 form from the institution (not required for applicants of X2)
2. Original and copy of valid admission letter from an institution
3. Physical examination with a passport size photo for foreigners (need to be attested at the court)
4. Original and copy of financial guarantee for self-support students
5. Birth certificate

1. Original Invitation Letter from an authorized unit/Confimred Letter of Invitation 
2. Alien Employment Permit/ Foreign Experts Certificate/ Registration Certificate of Foreign Enterprises Permanent Office in China


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

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. 

 Related Chinese Embassies in Africa: Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Nairobi, Kenya

- Last modified on Jan. 19, 2021 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Ghana
Asked by Alex from CHINA | Mar. 01, 2021 07:00Reply
Please has China open boarders for family reunion for Ghanaians who's spouse are in China?
Answers (1)
Answered by Nancy | Mar. 14, 2021 23:05

Sorry, I'm afraid not.
Asked by Robert okyere from GHANA | Feb. 18, 2021 04:45Reply
So please when will chinese embassy issue business visa
Answers (1)
Answered by Cheryl from GHANA | Feb. 25, 2021 00:10

It now only issues emergent business visas. When it will issue normal visas is unknown.
Asked by Kofi Dominic from GHANA | Feb. 15, 2021 11:14Reply
Please when will the Chinese embassy in Ghana open and start working?
Please when will the Chinese embassy in Ghana open and start working?
Answers (1)
Answered by Paul | Feb. 17, 2021 22:40

It now only opens for emergent visa applications. When it will resume normal operation is to be determined further by the global epidemic control situation.
Asked by Max from GHANA | Feb. 10, 2021 09:36Reply
Please what is Ghana's agency number? I'm applying for a scholarship
Answers (1)
Answered by Ruth | Feb. 17, 2021 22:39

You need to contact the embassy directly to ask about this, dear.
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