Documents needed for an Adult first passport application:
Affidavit from a Solicitor explaining the circumstances of how you arrived in Ireland
Original Birth Certificate plus a photocopy
Proof of I.D. (proof must include your photo i.e. Driving Licence, Social Services card, Age card, etc)
Proof of Address (utility bill, bank statement, etc)
Proof of Occupation (certificate or letter from employer)
Four passport size photographs
Applications should be made online to the Ghana High Commission at
Complete and print the form.
Completed application form i.e.
- Guarantors must have signed and dated it – No. 11 on completed form
- Declaration by Applicant must be signed and dated - No. 12 on form
- Witness (professional person) must have signed, dated and stamped – No. 15 on form
A Postal Order payable to the Ghana Consulate Dublin for €120.00
A postal stamp for €8 (new passport will be returned by registered post)
Please submit your application by registered post to:
Ghana Consulate Ireland
1 Marine Terrace
Co Dublin A96 KD86
Your application will not be processed and will be returned to you if you do not include all of the above documents.
When your application has been accepted your name then goes on a list and you will be called to come in person to our office in Dublin for your appointment with the Biometric team from the Ghana High Commission. At this appointment you will have your photo, fingerprints and signature captured for the issuance of your passport thereafter.
Please be assured when the passport team from the Ghana High Commission arrive in Dublin you will be contacted.