Uganda to launch E-Visa and E-Permits

Uganda to launch E-Visa and E-Permits

The Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control (DCIC) will soon introduce the electronic application of Visas and Work Permits (E-Visa and E-permits).
Under the new application process applicants for all immigration services such as visas, permits and passes will be required to apply online, and an electronic notification/ authorization will electronically be sent to the applicant before proceeding to the preferred Entry Point or the nearest Uganda Mission abroad for the visa to be issued or prior to entering Uganda to have the permit endorsed in the passport.
The following categories of immigration facilities will be applied for electronically: Work Permits; residence Facilities; Visas; Entry Visa for students who are not nationals of East African Cooperation and the East African Tourist Visa (Three months Multiple Entries within Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda in a single journey