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My girlfriend in Berekum is applying for a birthcertificate at the municipality at Berekum for a new passport.
They charge her with 350 cedis fees.
They ask also for her weightcard as a baby.
This is unheard and I am affraid that she is  blowing up the prices and scamming me.
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Cost of acquisition of Passport, 

Express service [3 working days]                       -           GH¢100.00  [US$70.00]
Regular service [15 working days]                    -           GH¢50.00    [US$35.00

Price of Birth Certificate in Ghana (Online Application)
It costs GHS 50 to apply for the Ghanaian Biometric Birth Certificate Online

Step by Step Procedure to apply for a Ghanaian Birth Certificate
1.` Visit the E-Services Ghana website at eservices.gov.gh
2 On the top-left side of the eServices Page Click on BDR – Apply for Birth Certificate.
3 On the next page, Read the option that says new users must register to have full access to the portal online services using the Register link. Click the Register link
4 On the next page, you will be met with a form. It contains questions that you will need to fill. Fill the form as accurately as possible. Some of the required fields on the form are:
First Names
Last Names
Age Group
Country of Residence
Mobile Number
Primary Email Address
5 Once you have successfully completed the registration, a confirmation will be sent to the email address. For this reason, it is always advisable you use an address that you have access to
6 Click on the confirmation link in the email to confirm your eServices Registration
7 Next, visit eServices website again and click on Apply for Birth Certificate or BDR tab.
8 Read Instructions Carefully and Select New Applicant to begin.
9 Carefully fill the forms and Upload Required files you have already scanned.
10 Payment options will be made available to you before the entire process can be completed. Use myghpay by GT Bank to make payment on the e-payment platform.