China Embassy in Ghana

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Ms. Sun Baohong
Address: No. 6, Agostino Neto Road, Airport Residential Area, Accra, Ghana
P. O. Box: 3356 Accra
Tel: +233-30-2761133
Fax: +233-30-2774527

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)
Fax: +233-30-2797327
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 Dec. 30, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Ghana
Asked by Kwame from GHANA | Feb. 21, 2020 07:11Reply
Wnen paying the Visa fees at Stan Chart, do they accept cedis?
Answers (1)
Answered by Elena from GHANA | Feb. 26, 2020 17:56

Kwame, your question is a little bit confusing, I do not quite understand it, sorry. Can you specify it?
Asked by Michael from GHANA | Jan. 25, 2020 04:17Reply
In another country schooling in China and have lost passport need to return to school
I landed in Singapore 48hrs ago and my bag with my stuff were stolen and now my plane back is in a few days and I’m in shock I have few cash to support and I would like to return to China to get everything back I have my proof of studying and school authorities to prove
Answers (1)
Answered by Tina from GHANA | Feb. 02, 2020 19:07

Michael, you need to go to the embassy of your country in Singapore to apply for a passport as soon as possible and try to get a visa for China from the China visa center in Singapore using your new passport.
Asked by Sarfo from GHANA | Jan. 23, 2020 11:57Reply
Please is it mandatory to obtain a letter from the ministry of foreign affairs or a legal practitioner for endorsement ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Irena from GHANA | Feb. 02, 2020 19:05

Yes, it is mandatory.
Asked by Sarfo from GHANA | Jan. 23, 2020 11:26Reply
Payments of application fees
Please which account number at standchartered do we have to pay into ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Relex from GHANA | Feb. 01, 2020 17:49

Sorry, I have no idea about this. You can call the China embassy to ask. Visa Enquiry no.: 030-2797437 (8:30-12:00 am, Tuesday & Thursday)
Asked by Sarfo from GHANA | Jan. 23, 2020 11:22Reply
What is required from a seaman joining ship in china
Please What documents is needed from a seaman joining ship in china after filling the application form ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Miranda from USA | Feb. 01, 2020 17:46

The seaman needs to get a Crew visa for China in advance.
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