Online Visa Application

All visa applications must be applied online using ONLY the following link.

Under exceptional conditions, visas can be issued on arrival upon securing official communication from the Embassy.

General information

Ugandan Visa 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.



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.


For more information please follow the link.

 Visa Exemptions

Please see countries that are exempt from visas to Uganda.