The Immigration department has started online visa application bringing an end to visits several high commissions and entry points into the country.
The development could easy movements into the country and boost tourism.
“The government of Uganda has introduced the online visa application system with effect from July 1, 2016. All persons intending to come to Uganda for holiday, tourism, business, study, visits, medical are required to apply and obtain a visa online” reads a statement from Uganda Tourism Board to its clients.
Accordingly, the decision taken on the application will be sent electronically to the applicant through an email provided by the applicant.