Ghanaian national identification card was rolled out few years ago with limited number of people registering on to the system.
In recent times the uses of the card has become numerous, with Ghanaian economy being digitized, you may need Ghana card to access very important services in the country.
It obvious some people have still not registered on to the National identification system, in this article, I present to you all the things you need to register on the Ghana identification card system and receive your Ghana card.
Requirements For Ghana Card Registration
Here are all the requirements needed to register successfully onto the Ghana identification system and receive your Ghana card.
Name, Date and Place of birth, Residential address and digital address code.
Information About Parents
Their names, Address dates and places of birth etc.
The fingerprints, iris and photograph would be taken and any other personal details that may be required
PARENTAL, SPOUSAL AND NEXT OF KIN INFORMATION
Name of spouse. Full name of of father. Father’s hometown/district/region
Father’s nationality. Full name of mother. Mother’s maiden name
Mother’s nationality. Mother’s hometown/district/region. Next of Kin
Address of next of Kin. Supplementary Spousal List for those with more than one spouse.
Primary Verification Documents
Individuals would be required to present any of the verification documents(i.e. Birth certificate, certificate of acquired citizenship or valid passport) to help validate the information provided.
Applicants with documents or I.D Cards of the following institutions must bring them along for hamonization of data with NIA – DVLA (LICENCE), NHIS, TAX (TIN), PASSPORT, EC (VOTER CARD)
Ghana Card Requirements for First time applicants
- An applicant has to appear in person
- Original copy of Birth Certificate of the applicant
- Or a valid Ghanaian Passport of the applicant
- Digital Address of the applicant
- Original copy of Naturalization Certificate
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