Registration as  Ghanaian Citizen


NB: Applicant should reside in the country for at least Five (5) years

  • Purchase Application Form (Form 3) at the Ministry of the Interior
  • Copy of Passport (Bio Data Page)
  • Current OR Indefinite Residence Permit page
  • Copy of (Spouse) Ghanaian Passport (Bio-data page)
  • Consent letter from Spouse
  • Copy of marriage Certificate
  • Naturalization Certificate (if spouse is a naturalized Ghanaian)
  • A citizen of age and capacity of any approved country may upon an application, and with the approval of the President be registered as a citizen of Ghana if he satisfies the Minister that;
  1. He/she is of good character,
  2. He is ordinarily residence in Ghana,
  3.  He/She has been resident throughout the period of five years or such shorter period as the Minister may in the special circumstances of any particular case accept, immediately before the application,
  4. He/She can speak and understand an indigenous language of Ghana.
  • Application letter addressed to the Hon. Minister, Ministry of the Interior, P.O. BOX M42, Accra
  • Attach Four (4) Passports Sized photographs with white background.

Time Frame

Eight (8) Months (Upon receipt of duly completed forms)

Fees & Charges

Application Form 3 – GH₵3,000