nationals holding China passports need an entry visa for Uganda.
Nationals of the countries listed below are exempted from visa
requirements for travel to Uganda. They do, however, need to have a
current passport issued by their respective countries.
Members of COMESA: Angola,
Burundi, Comoros, Eritrea, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Madagascar,
Rwanda, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Others exempted are: Antigua,
Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Fiji, Gambia, Grenada, Jamaica, Lesotho, Malta,
Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, St. Vincent and the Grenadines,
Tonga, Vanuatu, Italy (only diplomatic passport holders), Cyprus.
order to qualify for a visa application, all intending travelers to
Uganda must comply with the following requirements:
You must be in possession of a valid passport issued by your
Your passport must be valid past the date of your
expected departure from Uganda.
You must have:
International Vaccination Certificate against Cholera
(recommended, not required).
International Inoculation Certificate against Yellow Fever.
must obtain a Uganda Government VISA before entry into Uganda.
To obtain a Uganda Government VISA, the following are required:
out both sides of
Visa Application Form back face
Application forms are available online. You may also get them
from the Embassy.
Submit your passport and two (2) passport-size photographs. Neatly
print your full name on the back side of one of the photographs.
Pay a Processing Fee, as applicable below, by money order or cashier's
cheque, made out to "Uganda Embassy" (sorry, no personal cheques).
5. There are three categories
of ordinary travel visas.
The processing fee you pay depends on the category desired.
The categories are based on length of stay or number of entries.
a. Entry/ Transit /Single Journey VISA,
for 3 months - 500RMB
b. Multiple Entry Visa/Official, 6 months - 1000RMB
c. Multiple entry Visa/ Diplomatic, for 1 year - (gratis)
Note: Officials do not pay for the VIsa.
Opening hours: 09:00 a.m. - 17:00 p.m.
a.m. - 12:00 p.m
No Visas will be issued beyond these times.
The Embassy will remain Closed on
Official Ugandan and Chinese
For more information, please
contact us through the contacts below:
Phone: +86 10 6532 2370,
Fax: +86 10 6532 2242