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Short term Schengen visa applicants please contact the Czech Visa Center in Accra operated by VFS Global.

Applicants for long term visa and long-term residence permit traveling to the Czech Republic make appointment for visa submission  with the Czech Embassy Accra by email only - all necessary instructions are in the article "Visa Appointment Booking".


We accept  Schengen visa applications from the citizens of Burkina Faso, Cote d´Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Togo. For more relevant information about how to apply for a Czech Schengen Visa, please visit the VFS Global Accra.

We  accept  Schengen  visa applications for  Slovakia from Ghanaian citizens only. In these cases please contact the Slovakian Embassy in Abuja at first.

Please note that visa related questions are NOT communicated on social media (Facebook, Twitter).



Contact details:

Embassy of the Czech republic, 2, Hilla Liman Highway,  Kanda, Accra

Telephone :  00233(0) 540 126 815-6

Email: consulate_accra@mzv.cz


Calling hours for telephone inquiries:

As the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Accra  has limited capacity, please be aware that calls with visa and consular questions  will be answered only on working days from Monday to Thursday between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. local time.



Working hours of Consular and Visa Section:
 

Monday: 09:00 - 14:00 (long-term visa/residence permits)

Tuesday: 09:00 - 14:00 (long-term visa/residence permits)

Wednesday: 13:00 - 16:00 (Schengen short term visas by appointment only)

Thursday: 13:00 - 16:00 (Schengen short term visas by appointment only)

Friday  9:00 - 11:00  (verification agenda booked by previous email)

 



We are closed on  Czech public holidays

1 January - New Year's Day

19 April - Good Friday

22 April - Easter

1 May - May Day

8 May - Liberation Day

5 July - Cyril and Methodius

6 July - Jan Hus Day

28 September - Czech Statehood Day

28 October - Czechoslovakia Day

17 November - Freedom and Democracy Day

24 - 26 December - Christmas


The Embassy of Switzerland in Abidjan accepts and issues Schengen short-term visas on behalf of the Czech Republic. The possibility of submitting your application for a short-term visa at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Accra remains possible and the agreement with the Swiss Confederation does not affect it.

You can find more information about the visa representation of the Czech Republic in Côte d’Ivoire and how to apply for a Czech Schengen Visa in Abidjan here.

The Embassies of France in Lomé and Ouagadougou accept and issue short-term visas on behalf of the Czech Republic in the Republic of Togo or in Burkina Faso.

You can find more information about the visa representation of the Czech Republic in the Republic of Togo and how to apply for a Czech Schengen visa in Lomé here.

You can find more information about the visa representation of the Czech Republic in Burkina Faso and how to apply for a Czech Schengen visa in Ouagadougou here.

The possibility of submitting your application for a short-term visa at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Accra remains possible and these agreements with France do not affect it.

!!! Please note that effective from December 19th, 2022, the short term visa representation of the Czech Republic in Burkina Faso by the Embassy of France in Ouagadougou is suspended until further notice !!!


More useful consular info  available at  the:


Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Interior of the Czech Republic.
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