Honorary Consulate of Austria 
ACCRA

The Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Austria in Accra, which has been temporarily closed since 2015, reopened in October 2018.

The consular district of the Consulate comprises the Republic of Ghana.


Short term visa applications in Ghana are handled by VFS Global:

For  information follow this link
To book an appointment follow this link

The contact centre of VFS can be reached by e-mail: info.nlgh@vfshelpline.com or by phone 
+233 (0) 302 746 216

Long term visa applications in Ghana are handled by the Austrian Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria:

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Austrian Embassy Abuja
9, Usuma Street, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria 
General queries: tel: +234 9 291 5465
Consulate: tel: +234 706 418 3226

Following applications in Ghana are handled by the Austrian Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria:

  • Passport applications
  • Application only for children's passports and emergency passports 


  • Emergency issuing of passports 
  • Permission to legalize