The Ministry of Internal Affairs (Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control) wishes to inform all our esteemed Passport applicants who missed their appointments on Wed 13/5/2021 (Swearing-in Ceremony) and 13/5/2021 ( Eid al-fitr), that for efficient service delivery, they are hereby advised to reschedule their appointments to other available dates.
To reschedule your Passport appointment, please take the following steps:
1. Log onto
This is to inform the general public that the Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control will be closed on Wednesday the 12th of May 2021 due to the Presidential swearing-in and on the Eid al-Fitr which is also due this week.
The Government of the Republic of Uganda started issuance of the International e-Passport to the citizens on 7th December 2018 and as a result stopped issuance of the Machine-Readable Passports. Government issued a notifi cation of a 2-year transition period to phase out the Machine-Readable Passports by 31st January 2021.
The Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control (DCIC) is creating an automated register of all registered and naturalized citizens to ease identification and to improve the credibility of information captured into the e-passport system.
THE MINISTRY OF INTERNAL AFFAIRS