Charity Donations

The Diaspora Affairs Bureau of the Ministry provides facilitative role in securing tax waiver on duty for diaspora philanthropic donations to public institutions in Ghana.

Donations to NGOs/Public Institutions;

          Send an introductory letter to the Diaspora Affairs Bureau, generic addressed to:

The Hon. Minister
Min. of Foreign Affairs & Regional Integration

CC: Director, DAB

  1. Attach the list of items and a brief description if necessary
  2. Provide the contact details of the receiving agency/institution (s)
  3. Email a photocopy of the Bill of Laden to the Bureau
  4. Ensure a speedy delivery of the original Bill of Laden to the Bureau

Securing tax waiver involves four (4) institutions (Beneficiary Ministry/Department of Social Welfare (NGO Unit), Ministry Gender & Social Protection, Ghana Revenue Authority and the Ministry of Finance & Economic Planning)

Please note: neither the Bureau nor the Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides any financial assistance in the clearance process.

For further details, please contact the Bureau for guidance.