The British High Commission in Ghana maintains and develops relations between the UK and Ghana.
If you’re travelling in Ghana, see our Ghana travel advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).
See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
Other consular services
We charge for some services. See our list of consular fees.
Development work in Ghana
Ghana’s story is one of relative development success. A beacon of stability and democracy for over 20 years, it has halved the proportion of people living in poverty and has held peaceful and internationally-recognised elections, most recently in 2016.
Development programmes in Liberia are also run from the Ghana office.
Find out more in the country profile for Ghana and Liberia.
Development work in Burkina Faso
- Development Tracker: Burkina Faso to explore international development projects funded by the UK government by country and sector
- Burkina Faso and the UK updates, news and events from the UK government in Burkina Faso
Find out more in the profile for Sahel.