Ugandan High Commission in Pretoria

The Embassy of Uganda is located in Pretoria which is the city of South Africa.

The primary purpose of an Embassy is to provide assistance to the citizens who travel or want to live in the host country. You need to have several documents for this purpose, and an embassy provides you all of the consulate services. To visit the embassy, you must make your appointment and choose the date/time that is available on the schedule.

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COVID-19 Statistics - Uganda
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Ugandan High Commission in Pretoria could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

Uganda Tourists Details
Uganda is a beautiful place to visit. It is quite popular for tourism as it has a number of historical places, and many other spots for tourists. Every year, a number of tourists visit Uganda.

Consular Services
Several consular services are provided by the embassy of Uganda situated in South Africa. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, South Africa has a representation in Uganda. The consulate services are granted to visitors from South Africa to Uganda as well as to Afghan citizens in South Africa. These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarizing documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Absentee Tazkera
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

Visa types granted by Uganda are;

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You can book your appointments to visit the embassy by contacting them through phone call/ email or check schedules on their official website. It is mandatory to contact before visiting the embassy because the office hours may vary.

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Emely Masemola

I need to apply for Ugandan Visa I was stopped at the OR Tambo International on the 29th November 2023 I was going to Uganda Kakande Ministries visit was scheduled for 7days ONLY.from 29th November to 5th December 2023.My flight was cancelled by Kenya Airway because I was told Uganda needs Visa before I can check in at OR TAMBO INTERNATIONAL. I need to understand if Kenya Airways had the right to cancel my flight because I had no Uganda Visa???.I am really really hurting cry ? ? heart ? ? ? I am a South African.