1. Snow in Berlin Welcome to Germany
  2. Visit of the president of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, to Ghana State visit to Ghana
  3. AHK Logo German Institutions in Ghana
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Welcome to Germany

Here you can find information about the country Germany: history, culture, language, people and current trends

Visit of the president of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, to Ghana

State visit to Ghana

Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier visited the Republic of Ghana from 11 to 13 December. On the agenda: the signing of several agreements, but also meetings and discussions with the young peop,le of Ghana.

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German Institutions in Ghana

Antragsformular Schengenvisum

Application Form Schengen Visa (Short Term)

As of February 1, 2018,  all Schengen applications will have to be completed using the VIDEX application form.  Schengen application forms filled out by hand cannot be accepted anymore.

Visit of the president of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, to Ghana

AFRIKA KOMMT! 2018 – 2020

Welcome! You can now apply for the new intake of the programme AFRIKA KOMMT! 2018 – 2020.The deadline for applications is 19.01.2018

VISIT: PRESIDENT FRANK-WALTER STEINMEIER TO GHANA

Interview with Federal President Steinmeier in the Ghanaian daily newspaper Daily Graphic, to mark his state visit to Ghana from 11 to 13 December 2017

Ghana is a shining example in the region, and it is one of Germany’s most important trading partners in West Africa. Above all, Ghana can send a signal of encouragement and motivation to set out for new shores that will be heard far beyond the borders of your country.

EU-AU-Summit

Promoting education, jobs and legal mobility

Matching the expectations of the youth of Africa, promoting opportunities for equal participation for all and implementing good governance. Those are the goals of the AU-EU Summit Chancellor Merkel said on Wednesday in Abidjan. She also called on businesses in Europe to be more willing to invest in Africa.

#RumoursAboutGermany

#RumoursAboutGermany

Human traffickers deliberately spread rumours and false information about living conditions in Europe in order to encourage people to risk the dangerous journey. Most refugees do not know this. Therefore Germany is informing people through its campaign #RumoursAboutGermany

German Embassy marks 60 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Ghana

German Embassy marks 60 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Ghana

On 30/09/2017, the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Accra with its German partner institutions in Ghana organized an open day to mark 60 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Ghana.

Ambassador Christoph Retzlaff

Ambassador Christoph Retzlaff

Mr. Christoph Retzlaff is the Ambassador of the Federal Republik of Germany to the Republic of Ghana. He arrived in Accra in July 2016.

Address, Opening Hours and how to reach us in Case of Emergency

Visit the Embassy

Please note:

To visit our Embassy 

  • you need an appointment or an invitation
  • you have to show your ID document (with photograph)
  • you cannot take along bags or baggage
  • your must deposit your mobile telephone at the first entrance
  • you need a visitor’s card, which you receive from the guards when the previous conditions are fulfilled.

Embassy Main Building / Chancery


Office Hours Main Building / Chancery

Monday through Thursday
07.00 a.m.- 04.00 p.m.
Friday
07.00 a.m.- 01.00 p.m.

Please, make an appointment by phone or e-mail.

Address

Postal Address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box GP 1757

Accra, Ghana

Street Address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

No. 6, Kenneth Kaunda Road (former Ridge Street)

North Ridge, Accra
(opposite Accra High School)

Directions:
From the airport, follow the Liberation Road up to Ako Adjei Interchange. Straight across the interchange is North Ridge. All the three Embassy buildings are located on your right hand. The Chancery is located opposite Accra High School.

Unfortunatly, access to the Embassy is not disabled-friendly. However the individual sections are always ready to help you have easy access to the premises.

Phone:
(00233) 302 21 10 00 bis 21 10 10
(00233) 302 22 13 11
Fax:
(00233) 302 22 13 47

Legal and Consular Section / Visa-Section

Opening  Hours for the Public

Monday through Thursday
07.00 a.m -11.00 a.m.
Friday
only  for passport issues on appointment

Please note that applicants for visas and passport issues are asked to book an appointment in advance. 

Book an appointment

For inquiries to ongoing visa applications please contact the visa-section via e-mail at accr%27%diplo%27%de,reg2.

Requests by phone only exceptionally Monday through Thursday 01.00 p.m. to 03.00 p.m.

Address

Postal Adress

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box GP 1757

Accra, Ghana

Street Adress

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

n° 4, Sam Nujoma Close

North Ridge, Accra

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Directions:
From the airport, follow the Liberation Road up to Ako Adjei Interchange. Straight across the interchange is North Ridge. All the three Embassy buildings are located on your right hand.

The Embassy's main building/Chancery is located opposite Accra High School. From here turn right into Govan Mbeki Road, then left into Sam Nujoma Road, then again right into Sam Nujoma Close. The Legal and Consular/Visa-Section is located in front of you, at the end of  Sam Nujoma Close.

Unfortunatly, access to the Embassy is not disabled-friendly. However the individual sections are always ready to help you have easy access to the premises.

Phone:
(00233) 302 21 10 00
(00233) 302 24 10 82.
Fax:
(00233) 302 22 13 47
Fax Consular Section (0049) 30 1817 67211

Regional Medical Office

Opening Hours
Monday through Friday
08.00 a.m. - 01.00 p.m.

Consultation by appointment only.

Address

Postal Adress:

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box GP 1757

Accra, Ghana

Street Adress:

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Regional Medical Office

No. 1, Examination Road

North Ridge, Accra

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Directions:
From the airport, follow the Liberation Road up to Ako Adjei Interchange. Straight across the interchange is North Ridge. All the three Embassy buildings are located on your right hand. The Embassy's main building, the chancery, is located opposite Accra High School.

With the Embassy main building on your left, turn right into Examination Road and follow the road which turns left eventually at the West African Examination Council. You will find the regional medical office on your right hand.

Phone:
(00233) 302 21 10 00
(00233) 302 22 13 11
Fax:
(00233) 302 23 27 49

Emergency Line

After the regular office hours you may reach the Embassy in emergency cases, and in emergencies ONLY, by mobile phone:

Phone:
(00233) (0)24 432 4889

Certification of documents

For the purpose of studying in the Federal Republic of Germany, the Embassy certifies copies of School Certificates free of charge.

An appointment is however required to submit the documents for certification. 

The Certification process takes five working days.

Click here to book an appointment

Public Holidays 2018

The German Embassy will be closed on below listed public holidays.

The Embassy will NOT close on the Monday following the week-end should the public holiday fall on a Saturday or Sunday.

01 January

New Year

06 March
Independence Day
30 March
Good Friday
02 April
Easter Monday
01 May
Labour Day
10 May
Ascension Day
21 May
Whit Monday
01 July
Republic Day
03 October
Reunification day (Germany)
07 December
Farmers Day
25 December
Christmas
26 December

Boxing Day

Organization
Public Holidays 2018