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  1. Ghana - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Immigration Service Act, 2016 (Act No. 908). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-03-08 | GHA-2016-L-101594

    AN ACT to re-enact the Immigration Service Act, 1989 (PNDCL 226) to provide for further matters in respect of the Immigration Service and for related matters.

  2. Ghana - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Immigration Regulations, 2001 (L.I. 1691). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-07-19 | Date of entry into force: 2001-11-10 | GHA-2001-R-61123

    Made under Immigration Act 2000. Regulates the following issues: examination and conditions of entry, persons to produce passports, visas and entry permits, emergency entry permits, re-entry visa, transit visa, transit passangers, visitor's visa, residence permit, indefinite residence status, indefinite residence for foreign spouses, loss of indefinite residence status, application for right of abode, security for repatriation expenses, employment of foreign nationals, penalty for illegal employment, return of passengers, and forms to be completed on leaving.

  3. Ghana - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Citizenship Regulation, 2001. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-07-19 | GHA-2001-L-88541

    1. Notification of citizenship of an adopted child
    2. Oath of allegiance and adopted child
    3. Application for citizenship by registration
    4. Application for citizenship by naturalisation
    5. Submission of application
    6. Oath of allegiance
    7. Issue of Certificates
    8. Investigation of application of citizenship
    9. Evidence in support of application
    10. Dual citizenship
    11. Certificate of Dual Citizenship
    12. Use of travel documents by dual nationals
    13. Renunciation of citizenship
    14. Deprivation of citizenship
    15. Registers to be kept
    16. Variation of forms
    17. Certification of copies
    18. Attestation
    19. Fees
    20. Interpretation
    21. Revocation

  4. Ghana - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Citizenship Act, 2000 (No. 591). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-12-29 | GHA-2000-L-59377

    Consolidates law relating to citizenship of Ghana. Part I deals with existing citizenship and citizenship by birth. Part II provides for aquisition of citizenship otherwise than by birth, and Part II for dual citizenship, and renunciation and deprivation of citizenship.

  5. Ghana - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Immigration Act, 2000 (Act 573). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-02-02 | GHA-2000-L-56818

    Comprehensive legislation on immigration. Provides for admission, residence, employment and removal of foreign nationals, as well as for some related matters.

    Repeals the following Acts:
    - Aliens Act 1963 (Act 160);
    - Aliens (Amendment) Act 1965 (Act 265);
    - Aliens (Amendment) Decree, 1974, (NRCD 259); and
    - Aliens Act 1963 (Commencement) Instrument 1963 (L.I. 247).

  6. Ghana - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Refugee Act (No. 305D of 1992) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-12-30 | GHA-1992-L-35130

    Part I concerns the prohibition of expulsion of refugees; Part II provides for the establishment of a Refugee Board; Parts III and IV deal with the procedure for application and grant of refugee status, appeals and the rights and duties of refugees; Part V provides for the establishment of a refugee fund, annual report of the Board and staff of the Board.

  7. Ghana - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Immigration Service Law, 1989 (Act 226) . - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1989 | GHA-1989-L-88540

    1. Establishment of Immigration Service.
    2. Membership of Service.
    3. The Board.
    4. The Functions of the Board.
    5. Tenure of Office of Members of the Board.
    6. Meeting of the Board.
    7. The Director of Immigration.
    8. Duty of the Director.
    9. Deputy Directors.
    10. Staff of the Service.
    11. Secretary to the Board.
    12. Administrative Expenses.
    13. Service to Submit Estimate.
    14. Annual Reports.
    15. Accounts.
    16. Internal Auditor.
    17. Transfer of Assets and Liabilities.
    18. Regulations.
    19. Modification of Existing Enactments.
    20. Indemnity for Acts done in Good Faith.
    21. Interpretation

  8. Ghana - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Alien Enterprise Licensing Regulations, 1970 (LI 670). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1970-12-03 | GHA-1970-R-88543

    Implements the Ghanaian Business (Promotion) Act, 1970 (Act 334). Puts restrictions on the establishment and functioning of foreign enterprises in Ghana.

  9. Ghana - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Aliens (Permits for Prohibited Areas) Regulations 1969 (LI 612). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1969-01-09 | GHA-1969-R-88542

    Made under the Alien's Act 1963 [which has since been repealed], these Regulations set out the procedure for foreigner applying for permits to have access to prohibited areas.

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