Ghana


Uniglo Financial can provide a comprehensive range of payroll services in Ghana. The individual is treated as an Employee by Uniglo Financial local partner and income is paid in the form of professional fees, allowances and expenses, the proportions depending on individual circumstances.

TAX AND SOCIAL SECURITY

If you provide us with the earning rates of your contractors, we can come back to you with a breakdown of the contractor’s potential net retentions.

We are able to provide highly tax efficient solutions in Ghana. Please call us to discuss further.

IMMIGRATION

The applicant can apply for a business visa with a work authorization for periods of up to 3 months. It needs to be stated on the application form. The person can apply for the work permit upon entry in to Ghana or whilst the applicant is in his country of origin.

DOCUMENTS:

A list of documents will be provided upon confirmation of the visa process.

THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES DO NOT NEED VISAS FOR VISITS TO GHANA UP TO 30 DAYS:

Visitors from Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote Ivoire, Egypt, Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda and Zimbabwe do not need a visa for a visit up to 30 days. 

BUSINESS VISA

Uniglo Financial can offer a Business Visa service (where necessary) but it is recommended that we arrange Work Permits and full local employment for all contractors.

WORK & RESIDENCE PERMIT

SHORT TERM VISA- BUSINESS OR WORK

PROCESSING TIME :3-10 Working Days depending on the consulate where the
application will be made.
APPLICATION: At the consultant in the applicant’s home-country.
PRE-APPLICATION: No- unless the applicant does not have a Ghanaian embassy in their country.
VALIDITY: 1- 6 months- only 3 months for Work
EXTENSIONS: Yes- for 3 months
COSTS: 300 USD For First time- Application

WORK & RESIDENCE PERMIT
PROCESSING TIME: 2-3 Months
APPLICATION-To be processed in Ghana
PRE-APPLICATION: Yes- at the Labour Department
VALIDITY: 1 year only
EXTENSIONS:
Yes, for another year
COSTS: 2400 USD

Please note that this does not include Translations of documents or courier fees.

MONTHLY MANAGEMENT FEE:

495 USD per calendar month