Ghana Deposit
Protection Corporation

Phone: (+233) 302 779 933, 0571 900 900



To be a reliable and efficient Deposit Protection Scheme

that is responsive to the needs of the Depositor.






The Ghana Deposit Protection Corporation is a corporate entity established under the Act to manage the Scheme. The main functions of the Corporation include:

  1. To determine the levels of insurance premiums and to collect insurance premiums from members of the scheme
  2. To set coverage limits
  3. To pay off insured depositors
  4. To collaborate with International Deposit Insurance bodies
  5. To invest the moneys in the protection fund in securities approved by the Board.
  6. To borrow money to ensure attainment of the objectives of the scheme (Not borrow from members)