Requirements for particular services

Entry may be refused to passengers not holding sufficient funds, \r\n return or onward tickets, and other necessary travel \r\ndocuments.

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PASSPORTS:
\r\nPassport valid past the date of expected departure from Uganda required by all.
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\r\nVISAS:
\r\nRequired by all except the following:
\r\n(a) nationals of Angola, Antigua & Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, \r\n Belize, Burundi, Comoros, Cyprus, Eritrea, Fiji, The \r\nGambia, Ghana, Grenada, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesotho, \r\nMadagascar, Malawi, Malta, Mauritius, Rwanda, St \r\nVincent & the Grenadines, Seychelles, Sierra \r\nLeone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Swaziland, Tanzania, \r\n Tonga, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe;

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(b) transit passengers continuing to a third country by the \r\n same or first connecting flight within 24 hours, provided \r\nholding confirmed tickets and travel documents and \r\nnot leaving the airport.
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\r\n Requirements for a Business Visa:

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  • Letter of Invitation
  • Original Passport
  • Passport size photograph
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Current Bank Statement
  • Hotel booking
  • Return Air ticket
  • If Not a French National then a resident visa or Card in France
  • Visa fee
\r\nRequirements for a Tourist Visa:\r\n
  • Original valid passport
  • Passport size photograph
  • Current bank statement
  • Hotel Booking
  • Return Air ticket
  • If Not a French National then Resident visa or card in
  • Visa fee
\r\nNote:
\r\nVisas may be issued at the point entry on arrival to Uganda; \r\n check with your local Embassy for further details.
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Validity:
\r\n Single-entry: Six months from the date of issue.
\r\nMultiple-entry: Six months from the date of issue.

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Application to:
\r\nConsular section at the Embassy (see Contact Addresses section).

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Application requirements:
\r\n (a) Passport valid past the date of your expected departure from Uganda.
\r\n (b) Copy of the foreign passport(Data page)
\r\n (?) Completed application form (the form is available on the site).
\r\n (d) One recent passport-size photo (with full name printed on the back of one).
\r\n(e) Visa fee (No cash).

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Note: Working journalists \r\nrequire a letter of accreditation issued by the \r\nSecretary of the Media Council, Dept of Information, \r\n PO Box 7142, Kampala (tel: (41) 232 734; fax: (41) 256 888 or \r\n 342 259).

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Working days required: Two.