Consular Certificates

Applicants for Consular Certificates should meet the requirements listed below. Application forms can be purchased at the Embassy. Our address can be found on our contact page.

Requirements for Certification of Continuation of Marriage

  • Fully completed application form
  • Copy and original of passport
  • Certified covering letter from District Registrar of District where you married
  • Original and copy of marriage certificate. The certificate should have been certified at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Judicial Service and the Spanish Embassy in Accra
  • Personal presence at the Embassy of one spouse
  • 2 passport-size photographs, taken not more than three (3) months from application date
  • Fee €50

Requirements for Certificate of Divorce

  • Fully completed application form
  • Copy and original of passport
  • Copy and original of certified divorce certificate
  • The certificates should have been legalised at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Judicial Service and the Spanish Embassy in Accra
  • Personal appearance at the Embassy
  • 2 passport-size photographs, taken not more than three (3) months from application date
  • Fees €50

Requirements for Certificate of no income, economic means or property in Ghana

  • Fully completed application form
  • Copy and original of passport
  • 2 passport-size photographs, taken not more than three (3) months from application date
  • Certificate from Ghana Revenue Authority certifying that you and your spouse have no property and pay no taxes in Ghana
  • Certificate from Social Security organisation in Ghana to show that you have no employment in Ghana
  • Certified Birth Certificate of minor dependants
  • Proof of Remittances in the form of certified bank transfer documents or money transfer receipts not more than three months old
  • Copy of employment record from Spanish Social Security
  • All certificates from Ghana must be certified at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Judicial Service and the Spanish Embassy in Accra
  • Personal appearance at the Embassy
  • Fees €50

Requirements for Certificate of Good Conduct

  • Fully completed application form
  • Personal appearance at the Embassy
  • Certified copy of police clearance report from Ghana
  • Certified and translated copy of police clearance report from Ministry of Justice/Interior in Spain
  • Copy and original of Passport
  • Fees €50

Requirements for Consular Inscription

  • Original and copy of passport
  • Fully completed application form
  • Original and copy of birth certificate
  • Personal appearance at the Embassy
  • Fees €50

Requirements for Bachelor Certificate

  • Oath sworn by your Family Head or Parent before a Commissioner of Oaths confirming that you are a Bachelor
  • Cover letter from Judiciary Service, Accra
  • Cover letter from Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Endorsement by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain in Accra
  • Certificate from Registrar General that you are not married/ Marriage license from City Council
  • Personal appearance at the Embassy
  • Copy and Original of Passport
  • Fee: €50

Requirements for Certificate as a Ghanaian Citizen

  • Fully completed registration form as a Ghanaian citizen
  • 2 passport-size photographs taken not more than three (3) months from application date.
  • Original and copy of Birth Certificate
  • Copy and original of passport
  • Any other identification documents issued by Ghanaian judicial authorities
  • Interview by a Consular Officer
  • Fee: €35

Requirements for Certificate of Illiteracy

  • Fully completed application form
  • Copy and original of passport
  • Two passport sized photographs
  • Certificate from Ministry of Education in Ghana certifying that you are illiterate
  • Affidavit certifying that you are uneducated
  • All documents to be certified at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Judicial Service and the Spanish Embassy
  • Fee €50

Other Consular Assistance

The Consular Section is also available to provide assistance in the form of advice to both Ghanaians and non-Ghanaians alike on immigration and migration issues on Ghana. All consular enquiries should be directed to: consular@ghanaembassy.es.