Visas and Passes

Any person intending to enter into Uganda should do so only for lawful purposes and in accordance with national immigration laws, guidelines and formalities.

  1. All visa prone nationalities must obtain Uganda visas to facilitate their entry into the country.
  2. Uganda visas may be obtained at Uganda missions abroad or on arrival at the ports of entry in the country.
  3. All travelers to the Republic of Uganda MUST have a valid Yellow Fever Immunization card.

Visa & corresponding fees

Category/description of visa Cost
Single entry US$ 50 per individual
Multiple entry visa 6-12 months US$ 100
Multiple entry visa 24 months US$ 150
Multiple entry visa 36 months US$ 200
East African Tourist Visa (Three months Multiple Entry for Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda) US$ 100
Residents of Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda travelling to any of the three countries can now enter the alternative Partner State without paying for visas. Fee Nil

Notes:

  • Visas do not permit gainful or voluntary employment in Uganda.
  • Entry into or exit from Uganda should be made only through gazetted ports of entry/exit.

List of visa exempt nationalities i.e. nationals of countries that do not pay for Uganda visas:

COMESA East Africa Others
Angola
Botswana
Comoros
Eritrea
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mauritius
Seychelles
Swaziland
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Burundi
Kenya
Tanzania
Rwanda
Antigua
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Cyprus
Fiji
Gambia
Ghana
Grenada
Ireland
Jamaica
Lesotho
Libya
Malta
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Solomon Islands, The Grenadines
St. Vincent-Tonga
Vanuatu

For more information and to apply for a visa visit:

https://visas.immigration.go.ug/

Please note

AFCA does not influence the visa application approval process or the outcome of a visa application. AFCA can not be held liable for the outcome of a visa application. We strongly advise that the steps outlined above are carefully followed when applying for a visa.