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Ghana STEP BY STEP LEGALISATION PROCESS

01 01

Document Certification

Your documents will be certified by a UK Solicitor/Notary Public. (Not all documents require certification. See List of documents)

02 02

Apostille Stamp

Presented to the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office to obtain the Apostille stamp

03 03

Embassy Submission

Your document will be submitted to the Ghanaian Embassy in order to obtain the consular stamp

We will require the following supporting documents when submitting your documents:
1. Photocopy of your valid passport.

SELECT YOUR SERVICE

PUBLIC

Solicitor certification not required

£210

11 - 12 Working Days

PERSONAL

Solicitor certification included

£220

11 - 12 Working Days

COMMERCIAL

Solicitor certification included

£310

11 - 12 Working Days

PUBLIC

Solicitor certification not required

£320

4 WORKING DAYS

PERSONAL

Solicitor certification included

£330

4 WORKING DAYS

COMMERCIAL

Solicitor certification included

£420

4 WORKING DAYS

Documents issued from UK Crown Dependencies and UK Overseas territories:
UK Crown Dependencies (Documents issued from UK Crown Dependencies and UK Overseas territories: UK Crown Dependencies (CD) includes Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey UK Overseas territories (OT) includes Anguilla, Bermuda​, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands (BVI), Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, St Helena and Dependencies, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands.

If your document is from one of the UK Crown Dependencies or British Overseas territories mentioned above, we will notarise your document by a UK Notary Public, which will incur an additional fee. The Hague Convention extends to Crown Dependencies (CD) and Overseas Territories (OT). Each CD or OT can issue their own apostilles. Documents with apostilles affixed from UK Crown Dependencies or Overseas Territories will still require a UK FCDO Apostille stamp to be accepted for embassy legalisation.

what does ghana embassy legalisation look like?

Certification by a UK Solicitor

FCDO Apostille Stamp

Ghanaian Embassy authentication stamp

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT ghana LEGALISATION

We understand that time is often of the essence when you are getting your paperwork taken care of, so we will do whatever it takes to make sure that things run smoothly from beginning to finish. We work diligently with a network of embassies across London so we can process your documents with ease.

The only requirement is your document/s. The legalisation process does not involve any other details.

The legalisation of documents is the process of authenticating that a document has been issued in the UK. This is then further attested by the Ghanaian embassy to enable the document to be recognised in Ghana.

There are many documents that you can legalise to use in Ghana. Examples of these documents include birth certificates, marriage certificates, educational certificates, etc. The list of document that can be legalised is extensive. An official in Ghana will typically notify you of which documents will require legalisation.

Ghana is not party to the Hague Convention: an agreement that abolishes the requirement to legalise UK public documents. This means that the Apostille stamp alone will not suffice as a method of authenticating a document. This means that UK documents will require Ghana embassy legalisation to be recognised in Ghana.

No, legalised documents do not bear an expiry date and is valid indefinitely.

Guide to ghana EMBASSY LEGALISATION

Whether you have found a new job or looking to move abroad to Ghana, our dedicated team are at your disposal to assist you legalise your documents by the Ghanaian embassy. We ensure your documents issued in the UK are accepted and duly attested by the Ghanaian authorities. Submission and collection will be made by our specialists, so you can get on with preparing for your move. Aspire Attestation will take care of the embassy legalisation service. Our experts ensure specific procedures are followed to guarantee your documents are prepared on time.

WE OFFER A F.A.S.T SERVICE

Free UK Delivery

Free UK Delivery

Special delivery for all embassy legalised documents back to your UK address. For international deliveries, we use DHL.

Attest True Copies

Attest True Copies

We can attest your documents as true copies without compromising your original documents.

Secure Documents

Secure Documents

Strict protocols are followed to ensure your original documents are handled safely and securely.

Track Documents

Track Documents

We can update you throughout the process, either via email, WhatsApp or both.