Visa Information

Visiting Uganda has now been made even much easier than before. With the introduction of the e-visa, anyone coming into uganda is required to apply for a visa online following four simple steps.

the online visa application can be accessed from the link below https://visas.immigration.go.ug/ andtere after foolow the four simple steps.

Once you have submitted your application, an immigration officer will look through your application.  sometimes yu may be required to submit extra documents which you will submit at https://visas.immigration.go.ug/#/check

You will receive an email as to whether you have been accepted or denied, and if it has been accepted you will be sent an approval letter as an attachment which you will download and present at the point of entry.

However the letter of approval does not guarantee entry into Uganda. Travelers will be subjected to secondary verification where necessary before personalization.

You will be required to Present a valid travel document of not less than 6 months validity to the Immigration officer at the port of entry.

Visa fees and information

Diplomatic $0
official $0
Uganda ordinary /tourist visa
Single entry (online payment only –subject to 3%surgecharge $50
East African tourist visa
East Africa Tourist Visa (online payment only – subject to a 3% surcharge fee) $100
Transit
Transit (online payment only – subject to a 3% surcharge fee $50
Multiple Entry
6 Months (online payment only – subject to a 3% surcharge fee) $100
12 Months (online payment only – subject to a 3% surcharge fee) $100
24 Months (online payment only – subject  to a 3% surcharge fee) $150

Visa requirements

Visa For Diplomatic and Official Passport Holders

  • Diplomatic: Copy of the diplomatic passport (Bio-data page & Cover Page), Copy of recent Passport size Photo graph, yellow fever  Vaccination Certificate, Copy of Diplomatic Note (Note Verbale)
  • Official: Support documents for official visa, yellow fever Vaccination Certificate, Copy of the passport (Bio-data page & Cover Page), Copy of recent Passport size Photo graph
  • Uganda Ordinary/Tourist Visa
    • Single Entry: Passport copy (bio-data page), Recent Passport-size Photograph, yellow fever Vaccination Certificate
  • East Africa Tourist Visa
    • East Africa Tourist Visa: Copy of the passport (Bio-data page), Copy of recent Passport size Photograph, travel itinerary, yellow fever Vaccination Certificate, Return Ticket
  • Transit
    • Transit: Copy of the passport (Bio-data page), Copy of recent Passport size Photograph, yellow fever Vaccination Certificate, A letter stating reason for transit and country of destination
  • Multiple-Entry
    • 6 Months: Copy of the passport (Bio-data page), Copy of recent Passport size Photograph, Police clearance from Interpol or home country, yellow fever Vaccination Certificate, Recommendation letters from 2 referees in Uganda, Cover Letter stating reasons for Multiple Entry
    • 12 Months: Copy of recent Passport size Photo graph, Police clearance from Interpol or home country, Yellow fever Vaccination certificate, Recommendation letters from 2 referees in Uganda, Copy of the passport (Bio-data page), Cover Letter stating reasons for Multiple Entry
    • 24 Months: Copy of the passport (Bio-data page), Copy of recent Passport size Photograph, Police clearance from Interpol or home country, yellow fever Vaccination certificate, Recommendation letters from 2 referees in Uganda, Cover Letter stating reasons for Multiple Entry