General information about Getting a Visa Onlie for Uganda, Fees and Documents Required

General info about this visa or permit

This is permission to enter Uganda. All persons intending to come to Uganda for holiday, tourism, business, study, visit, medical are required to apply and obtain a visa online.

Process

Once the application is submitted it will be studied by an Immigration Officer. Please note that during the approval process additional information may be required. The new required information can be submitted electronically through “Manage your applications”

The decision taken on the application will be sent electronically through the email provided by the applicant.

If approved, an approval letter will be sent as an attachment to the email provided. Click on the link to download it.

This travel authorization does not guarantee entry into Uganda. Travelers will be subjected to secondary verification where necessary before personalization.

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

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Fees

Info about Visa fees

Visa For Diplomatic and Official Passport HoldersDiplomaticApplication Fee: 0 USDOfficialApplication Fee: 0 USDUganda Ordinary/Tourist VisaSingle Entry (online payment only – all the online payments may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee)Application Fee: 50 USDEast Africa Tourist VisaEast Africa Tourist Visa (online payment only – all the online payments may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee)Application Fee: 100 USDTransitTransit (online payment only – all the online payments may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee)Application Fee: 50 USDMultiple-Entry6 Months (online payment only – all the online payments may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee)Application Fee: 100 USD12 Months (online payment only – all the online payments may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee)Application Fee: 100 USD24 Months (online payment only – all the online payments may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee)Application Fee: 200 USD

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Required documents

Info about requested docs

Visa For Diplomatic and Official Passport HoldersDiplomaticDiplomatic passport (Bio-data page & Cover Page) with at least 6 months’ validityDiplomatic Note (Note Verbale)Vaccination Certificate (Yellow Fever)Recent Passport size Photo graphOfficialSupport documents for official visaRecent Passport Size Photo graphPassport (Bio-data page & Cover Page) with at least 6 months’ validityVaccination Certificate (Yellow Fever)Uganda Ordinary/Tourist VisaSingle EntryA letter stating reason for transit and country of destinationReturn TicketCover letter detailing the purpose of visitSupport Document for the purpose of visit (Medical)Immigration Status of the HostReturn TicketInvitation LetterInvitation letter for the ConferenceRecent Passport-size PhotographPassport bio-data page (with validity of at least 6 months))Vaccination Certificate (Yellow Fever)East Africa Tourist VisaEast Africa Tourist Visatravel itineraryReturn TicketVaccination Certificate (Yellow fever)Copy of recent Passport size PhotographCopy of the passport (Bio-data page)TransitTransitPassport (Bio-data page) with atleast 6 months validityA letter stating reason for transit and country of destinationVaccination Certificate (Yellow Fever)Recent Passport size PhotographMultiple-Entry6 MonthsPassport (Bio-data page) with at least 6 months validityRecent Passport size PhotographValid Police clearance from Interpol or home countryRecommendation letter from referee two (2) in UgandaRecommendation letter from referee one (1) in UgandaCover Letter stating reasons for Multiple EntryProof entries and exits into Uganda in the last one yearVaccination Certificate (Yellow Fever)12 MonthsRecent Passport size Photograph (not older than 6 months)Police clearance from Interpol or home countryVaccination certificate (Yellow Fever)Recommendation letters from referee Two (2) in UgandaThe passport (Bio-data page)Cover Letter stating reasons for Multiple EntryProof entries and exits into Uganda in the last one yearRecommendation letters from referee one (1) in Uganda24 MonthsThe passport (Bio-data page)Recent Passport size Photograph (Not older than 6 months)Police clearance from Interpol or home countryProof entries and exits into Uganda in the last one yearRecommendation letters from referee one (1) in UgandaCover Letter stating reasons for Multiple EntryRecommendation letters from referee Two (2) in UgandaVaccination certificate (Yellow Fever)