The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Accra is responsible for providing visa services to those seeking to enter the United States for a temporary period and for those wishing to take up indefinite or permanent residence in the United States.
Important note: As of February 4, 2019, some Ghanaian travelers will be affected by visa restrictions. For more information please open this link (PDF 109 KB).
If you already have a B1/B2 Visitor Visa to the United States you are not affected by the limited visa restrictions.
To contact a customer service representative, please visit the GSS Contact Us page for full information or use contact information below:
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Callers in Ghana: +233 50 588 5956, +233 24 328 3510, +233 50 659 2787 and +233 54 671 9469
Callers in the United States: +1 703 520 2573
Skype name: ustraveldocs-ghana
Visiting the Embassy or Consulate
The entrance to the Consular Section is located on Fifth Link Road. Visa interviews are conducted by appointment only. Please note that only persons with a government-issued form of photo identification will be admitted to the U.S. Embassy.