Uganda – Special Pass no longer offered

Posted on February 19, 2018

  The Special Pass allows one to work on a short term basis in Uganda for up to six months.  The government is currently rejecting the short term work permit applications and instead is requiring applicants to apply for a… Read more »

Uganda – Investigation of Foreign Nationals

Posted on July 29, 2016

The Uganda Immigration Authorities have been investigating foreign nationals on whether they have the appropriate documents and proper status to be working.  The investigations have led to an arrest of twenty eight foreign nationals. The Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration… Read more »

Uganda – Online Application System Launched

Posted on July 29, 2016

In an effort to promote tourism, Uganda has lowered its government filing fee for single-entry visitor visas from US $100 to $50. It also launched an electronic system for filing of all types of visas, work permits, and passes.  Applications… Read more »