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Who qualifies for a Ugandan Multiple-Entry Visa?

Date: 
Monday, May 22, 2017

Multiple-Entry visas to Uganda are applied and paid for online at www.visas.immigration.go.ug. There are three sub-categories; 6 months and 12 months that cost 100$, and 24 months that costs 150$

First time applicants can only be granted a 6 months Multiple-Entry Visa and must have proof of having travelled to Uganda, at least five times within a period of one year immediately preceding their application.

They should always ensure to apply for a 6 months Multiple-Entry Visa. They will be able to apply for more time upon expiration of the 6 months.

Applicants who have continually travelled to Uganda over a period of more than one year can apply for a period exceeding 6 months, that is, 12 and 24 months. And they must also have proof of continuous legal travel in and out of the country to that effect.

For any of the applications, whether 6 months or more, one must have proof of continuous travel into the country in the stated period of time if their application to be considered.

Any person who applies for a period beyond which they do not qualify, will if approved, only be granted a visa commensurate to the time they qualify for.

N:B: The 6 month restriction does not apply to Canadian and American citizens due to a reciprocal arrangement.

*Visa Approval is at the discretion of the Immigration Office