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Obtaining Uganda Visa

Visas are issued at Uganda missions abroad and also at the entry or exit points underlying the Uganda visa policy is the principle of reciprocity, thus all countries that require visas for Uganda are also visa prone in Uganda.

Visas are issued at Uganda missions abroad and at the entry and exit points. See the Diplomatic mission offices for your country. You can download the visa application form http://www.ugandaembassy.com/visa.pdf

Visa Fees

Visas are charged at US$50 for single entry and US$100 for multiple entry.
Student visa costs $20 for single entry and $ 30 for multiple entry.
Visa requirements are subject to change. It is therefore advisable to take advice from the relevant embassies before traveling.

Entry permit.
A Single journey entry to Uganda is given and on arrival, visitor pass is issued for purposes of having a holiday, traveling, conducting business, trade or profession in Uganda. Multiple entry visas can be granted for business purposes.

Entry permits Classes.

Class A1: persons in Government services, UN organizations, OAU, COMESA, and other institutions approved by the Minister of Internal Affairs.
Class A: contracting companies of the above organizations
Class B-F: Investors in various disciplines
Class G: Employees. Investors and employees are required by law to execute a security bond equivalent to the cost of a single economy class ticket to their country of origin.
No entry permit fee is charged for Class A! For all other classes, payments at published rates are made in foreign currency or its equivalent in local currency. Renewals are done at half the fee.