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The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

The Uganda Government has introduced an electronic pre-approval system. An online application must be completed by all travelers prior to arrival in Uganda. Once the application has been approved, travelers will have the visa issued and printed at the Immigration Office Headquarters at the point of entry. Bio-metrics will be taken on arrival. VisaHQ will assist you with the pre-approval process.

Fill out Uganda Tourist E-visa application form online

and provide digital copies of the following documents:
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  • Visa application form. For online orders, please download, print and sign Uganda visa application, prepared by our system under your account.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least six months after the intended date of departure from the territory of Uganda and has at least two blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Proof of status. A copy of immigration status in Uganda such as a resident card, work, or study permit.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. For online orders, please download, print and sign Uganda visa application, prepared by our system under your account.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least six months after the intended date of departure from the territory of Uganda and has at least two blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Proof of status. A copy of immigration status in Uganda such as a resident card, work, or study permit.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business Letter. A soft/hard copy of business letter from the sending company. The letter should be printed on the company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Uganda, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines: Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant). State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. nature of contracting, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Uganda. Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa). Guarantee of sufficient funds for travel. In the event the applicant is self-employed, please mention the nature of business conducted in Uganda in the application under "Other" in paragraph 1.15. Specify the place of accommodation in Uganda.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Uganda, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • State Department Letter. A letter from the US Department of State addressed to the \"Embassy of Uganda, Washington D.C. \", giving a detailed description of the purpose of travel, the names and addresses of any organizations to be visited, and the dates of the trip. The letter must contain the applicant's name and the passport number and should have a statement confirming that the US Embassy in Uganda will take full responsibility for the applicant.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason for transit and the country of destination.

  • Entries and Exits. Proof entries and exits into Uganda in the last one year.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever yellow fever resource page.

  • Daily Travel Plan. A completed daily travel plan is required by the destination country, please include destinations to be visited at specified times.

  • Itinerary. A reservation of the flight itinerary under the traveler's name. Must show flights entering and exiting Uganda.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Payment Authorization. Complete and sign the Offline Credit Card Authorization Form.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. For online orders, please download, print and sign Uganda visa application, prepared by our system under your account.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least six months after the intended date of departure from the territory of Uganda and has at least two blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

  • Visa application form. For online orders, please download, print and sign Uganda visa application, prepared by our system under your account.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least six months after the intended date of departure from the territory of Uganda and has at least two blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business Letter. A soft/hard copy of business letter from the sending company. The letter should be printed on the company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Uganda, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines: Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant). State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. nature of contracting, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Uganda. Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa). Guarantee of sufficient funds for travel. In the event the applicant is self-employed, please mention the nature of business conducted in Uganda in the application under "Other" in paragraph 1.15. Specify the place of accommodation in {Country}.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in the destination country. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Uganda, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Multiple entry visa. If applying for Multiple entries, please provide copies of the following documents:
    • Scanned copy of a background check from the FBI or your local police;
    • Two recommendation letters from individuals in Uganda known to the traveler;
    • A cover letter from the traveler stating the reason for multiple entries.
    • Copies of previous visas to Uganda.

    Please be advised. The duration and number of entries of the eVisa granted is at the discretion of Ugandan Immigration. Applicants who need a multiple or longer duration visa are advised to apply for a consulate issued visa instead.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • State Department Letter. A letter from the US Department of State addressed to the \"Embassy of Uganda, Washington D.C. \", giving a detailed description of the purpose of travel, the names and addresses of any organizations to be visited, and the dates of the trip. The letter must contain the applicant's name and the passport number and should have a statement confirming that the US Embassy in Uganda will take full responsibility for the applicant.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason for transit and the country of destination.

  • Entries and Exits. Proof entries and exits into Uganda in the last one year.

  • Passport copy. A clear scan of the information page of your valid, signed passport.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include a passport style photo, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever yellow fever resource page.

  • Daily Travel Plan. A completed daily travel plan is required by the destination country, please include destinations to be visited at specified times.

  • Itinerary. A reservation of the flight itinerary under the traveler's name. Must show flights entering and exiting Uganda.

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Payment Authorization. Complete and sign the Offline Credit Card Authorization Form.

  • Itinerary. A copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Personal invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date.

Unfortunately, at this time VisaHQ does not provide service for

A visa is not required for this destination.

Additional information
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • It is mandatory that all documents listed below are presented at the airport in Uganda:
    Printed approval letter.
    Original yellow fever certificate.
    Copy of passport information pages including pages with photo and address.
    Recent passport-size photograph.
  • The East African visa allows entry to the Republic of Kenya, the Republic of Rwanda, and the Republic of Uganda for tourism over a period of 90 days. Traveller must enter the region from the country that issued the visa and move within the two other countries.

Uganda Tourist E-visa fees for citizens of United States of America

Type of visaValidity
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Processing
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
Embassy feeService feeTaxTotal cost
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$51.50
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$110.50
$110.50
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$51.50
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$110.50
$110.50
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$52.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$111.00
$111.00
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$52.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$111.00
$111.00
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$52.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$121.00
$121.00
Single entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$52.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$121.00
$121.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 1 year
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$162.00
$162.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$162.00
$162.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 1 year
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$162.00
$162.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$162.00
$162.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$172.00
$172.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$172.00
$172.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 1 year
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$172.00
$172.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 1 year
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$172.00
$172.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
6 business days
Embassy fee:$100.00
Service fee:$99.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$199.00
$199.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$100.00
Service fee:$99.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$199.00
$199.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
6 business days
Embassy fee:$100.00
Service fee:$99.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$199.00
$199.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$100.00
Service fee:$99.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$199.00
$199.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$99.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$202.00
$202.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 90 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$103.00
Service fee:$99.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$202.00
$202.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$206.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$265.00
$265.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$206.00
Service fee:$59.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$265.00
$265.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$206.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$275.00
$275.00
Multiple entry
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 2 years
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
3 business days
Embassy fee:$206.00
Service fee:$69.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$275.00
$275.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$100.00
Service fee:$199.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$299.00
$299.00
Multiple entry (90 days stay)
Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
Up to 180 days
Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
5 business days
Embassy fee:$100.00
Service fee:$199.00
Tax:$0.00
Total cost:$299.00
$299.00
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Uganda COVID-19 travel restrictions

  • Entry is open
    Uganda's borders have re-opened for travel, and domestic restrictions are mostly lifted.
    Prior to arrival requirements
    Valid passport. Valid national passport with at least 6 month remaining validity after the date of departure.
    Valid visa. Please see the instructions above if visa is needed and apply.
    Negative COVID-19 test prior to arrival Anyone arriving to Uganda will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 120 hours.

    Fully vaccinated travelers coming from the United Kingdom, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United States can enter Uganda without testing on arrival.
    Upon arrival restrictions
    🏠Quarantine. Travelers showing symptoms of COVID-19 will be tested upon arrival and required to quarantine until results are in. Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.
    😷Masks are required in public spaces and transport.
    Negative COVID-19 test upon arrival All arrivals will be tested again upon arrival, at their own expense, unless they are vaccinated.
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