UGANDAN PASSPORT

THE MACHINE-READABLE PASSPORTS WILL BE PHASED OUT ON 4TH APRIL 2022  

All passport applications are submitted online through the link below:

www.passports.go.ug

Send mail to the Mission with a printout copy of your passport application form and the following;

  • 2 Passport size photos (2 by 2 inches coloured with a white background)
  • Current old passport
  • Copy of National ID (if any)
  • Copy of recommender's Ugandan National ID
  • Letter from your recommender addressed to the Passport Control Office, Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Kampala.
  • Printed out payment receipts
  • Identification/Immigration status in Canada
  • Letter of applicant requesting for renewal/replacement of passport (addressed to the Passport Control Office, Ministry of Internal Affairs-Kampala)
  • Proof of profession in case you're changing from that in the old passport.
  • Police report in case of lost passport.
  • Birth certificates for applicants below 18years and a written consent from both parents allowing the minor to be issued with a passport. This letter should be addressed to the Passport Control Officer, Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Kampala.
  • Also attach copy of parent's bio data page of passports and page 45 with the file number plus copies of their National IDs.


PLEASE NOTE: 

Due to the restrictions that have been brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, we are receiving submission of passport applications by mail. Applicants are advised to verify and ensure that all requirements have been fulfilled. Please avail the High Commission with a call back number for a virtual interview and any additional information that may be required.

Include a prepaid self-addressed return envelope in the package you're mailing to the High Commission for posting your E-passport.