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NaSIA outlines how to establish a School in Ghana

NaSIA outlines how to establish a School in Ghana
Would be School Proprietors seeking to know how to establish a School in Ghana have a useful guideline from the National Schools Inspectorate Authority (NaSIA).
To establish a new school in Ghana, one must seek authorization from National Schools Inspectorate Authority (NaSIA)
According to (NaSIA), new schools must meet basic standards and such would be School Proprietors would need a temporal license issued to them before they can operate.
NaSIA is a government institution established and mandated to regulate the establishment of new schools.
In providing approval, they consider the quality of infrastructure and facilities in Pre-Tertiary Educational Institutions (PTEIs).
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which direct the development agenda for all countries, require the latter to build and upgrade educational facilities that are child, disability and gender-sensitive and provide safe, non-violent, inclusive, and effective learning environments for all. School Proprietors seeking to establish a new school in Ghana are required to seek authorization from NaSIA.
Additional guidelines and processes for establishing a new school can be found in NaSIA’s Guidelines for the School Establishment and Inspection Policy.

 What is the NaSIA procedure on how to establish a School in Ghana?

  1. School proprietor must obtain the Application for authorization from NaSIA, complete it and submit it along with the supporting documentation fee
  2. NaSIA requires that the proprietor completes and submits “Notice of Intent to Operate (Not) Form. This form is reviewed followed by a Compliance inspection.
  3. If NaSIA is not satisfied, it will make the necessary recommendations to the Proprietor for the necessary actions to be taken.
  4. If NaSIA is satisfied, It shall issue a Provisional license to the School to operate.
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Check out the implied flow chart explaining how to establish a School in Ghana. 


What is the Application fee?

The application for charge currently is GHS200.00 payable through


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