Visa Application

Uganda Visa Information

We are no longer accepting mailed or drop off paper applications at the Ottawa Mission.

All Visa Applications are now online at:  immigration.go.ug

PS: PLEASE TYPE THE E-VISA WEB ADDRESS INTO YOUR BROWSER OR YOU MIGHT END UP ON A SCAM VISA SITE

Requirement & Application Process

Upload the Following

        1 passport Sized Photo

        Passport/ Travel Document Bio data page

        Yellow Fever Certificate, ( if you donít have a certificate upload a letter explaining why and/or your intent to get vaccinated)

        Letter of Invitation from your hostin Uganda & ID of Inviter (Travel Document/ Certificate of IdentityHolders Only)

        Travel Itinerary ( East Africa Visa only)

 

After you have paid successfully  by Credit card, you will be issued an Application ID (Nine Digit Number).

Keep record of it and use it to log into the website to check status of application or upload any other documents requested by DCIC.

***Note the E Visa will NOT be sent to your personal EMAIL

 

OTHER

  • If your application status is DEFFERED, read the message from DCIC and send them any other supporting documents they request through the website not email
  • If payment fails the first time, Login to immigration.go.ug with your APPLICATION ID, PASSPORT NUMBER, DOB and Resubmit the payment .
  • You can check the status of your application/ add more documents/modify/cancel at : this link; https://visas.immigration.go.ug/#/check

 



Due to the high volume of calls all  E-Visa Support Questions MUST be sent by email ottawa@mofa.go.ug

Any consular information regarding visas, passport applications or travel to Uganda that is not directly from the Ugandan Embassy or Immigration Directorate in Uganda should be regarded as FALSE.

More information on visa applications and visa categories can be accessed on www.mia.go.ug. This website provides comprehensive details on all immigration services provided by the Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control, under the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Uganda.

If you have read and agreed to the above requirements

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