Support Services

At the Ghana Free Zones Authority, our mission is to help transform Ghana into the Gateway to West Africa by creating an attractive and conducive business environment through the provision of competitive free zone incentives and operation of an efficient “one-stop-shop” for the promotion and enhancement of domestic and foreign investment.

 

Below are some of the support services we provide.

  • Provision of information on investment opportunities in the free zone
  • Issuing of licenses to approved free zone enterprises
  • Assisting in securing other permits from related agencies such as Environmental Protection Agency, Ghana Water Company,Electricity Company, Ghana Telecom
  • Providing ready facilities i.e. serviced land and utilities at the designated Export Processing Zones
  • Obtaining work/residence permits for expatriates in the free zone
  • Investor aftercare and follow-up to ensure ease of doing business in Ghana.
  • Providing any other services requested by investors

News and Events

  • Bunge Loders Croklaan Announces Opening Of Africa’s Largest Shea Butter Plant In Ghana

    Bunge Loders Croklaan (BLC), the specialty oils and fats business of Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG), officially announces the opening of its state-of-the-art shea butter processing facility in Tema, Ghana with the launch of the Where Life Grows campaign that celebrates the company’s efforts to build a resilient and sustainable shea supply chain in Africa. The cutting

    September 14, 2020
  • EPA moves to ensure safe ammonium nitrate storage after Beirut explosion

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has directed companies that store ammonium nitrate to be mindful of accepted safety protocols. The EPA’s notice comes after a stockpile ammonium nitrate detonated in the capital of Lebanon, Beirut, last week Tuesday. In a statement, it directed “all concerned in the storage, handling and use of ammonium nitrate, to

    August 11, 2020
  • Govt to inject GH¢100bn to rescue economy

    The government has set in motion a programme to salvage the economy from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Known as the Ghana COVID-19 Alleviation and Revitalisation of Enterprises Support (CARES) Programme, the historic initiative aims to inject a minimum of GH¢100 billion into the economy in the next three years to help protect lives,

    August 10, 2020
  • Akufo-Addo unveils first VW vehicles assembled in Ghana

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday, [August 3, 2020] unveiled the first VW vehicles assembled in the newly established VW Assembly Plant in Ghana.The models being assembled are Tiguan, Teramont, Amarok, Caddy, Polo and Passat. President Akufo-Addo during the unveiling ceremony at the Kempinski Hotel said “it is a good day for Mother Ghana.”

    August 10, 2020