Travelers to Uganda are required to apply for and obtain a visa either upon arrival at the airport or online before travel to Uganda. Visitors opting to apply for e-visa can use the services of iVisa at

Visitors are required to have a passport with validity of up to 6 months after entry into the country and to provide to provide personal, travel, and health information to get the e-Visa. Visitors may need to have proof of accommodation, airline confirmation and return ticket, an invitation letter, and a travel itinerary. Further, travelers entering Uganda must have proof of a negative result for COVID-19 PCR test issued no more than 120 hours prior to departure.

Important Instructions

  • The Uganda Tourist e-Visa is valid for 90 days after issued.
  • The length of stay is 45 days in Total, and it is valid for one Single Entry.
  • The applicant must be outside the Republic of Uganda at the time of application.
  • The applicant must not have any other current Uganda visa.
  • Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months upon entering Uganda.
  • This visa cannot be changed to a work visa while inside the Republic of Uganda.
  • You are required to print and carry this travel authorization with you, as you will be required to present it at the point of entry.
  • The applicant must arrive with the same passport with which they applied for the Tourist e-Visa.

The Form

Applicants will receive their visas via email after filling out the application form with the necessary information and making the payment. You must display the e-Visa along with your negative test results to officials at the departure airport and on arrival at Entebbe Airport. For further information, please log in at