This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.


Energy sector local content and local ownership regulations impacting UK investors in Ghana

in Ghana

Trade barrier summary

The Energy Commission Regulation on local content and local ownership has new requirements for local content and minimum capital. This will affect both current and prospective businesses. The requirement limits are expected to rise. This has created uncertainty for overseas energy companies.

Sectors affected

  • Energy



Date reported

23 July 2019

Last updated

25 November 2021

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