Requirements for obtaining a Uganda visa when traveling on Government Business

Government officials traveling on official business must submit visa applications with the following supporting documents:

For US Government officials;

A letter from State Department clearly indicating the details of the traveling official, purpose of travel, host institution and period of stay in Uganda. 

For non-US citizens traveling on official business;

A Note Verbale from their respective Ministry of Foreign Affairs or diplomatic Mission in the US clearly stating the details of the traveling official, purpose of travel, host institution and period of stay in Uganda. 

There is no processing fee for this category of visa.

Applications without the above supporting documents will not be processed.