Renunciation of Ghanaian Citizenship


  • Completed renunciation application form sold at $400.
  • Application Letter addressed to the Interior Minister in Ghana through the Embassy (the letter should indicate reasons why applicant wants to renounce his/her Ghanaian citizenship).
  • Copies of applicant’s US Passport or assurance letter from the relevant US authorities.
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), including the names and addresses of parents or any relations living in Ghana.
  • Photocopy of relevant pages of applicant’s Ghana passport and dual citizenship certificate where applicable.
  • Six (6) passport size photographs.

Note: Please note that the renunciation becomes legal only after the renunciation Certificate has been signed by the Minister responsible for the Interior.

For a printable version of these requirements, click here.