eBiz - Uganda's One-Stop Electronic Business Portal

eBiz has been designed to make it easy for the business community – both domestic and foreign – to access the most commonly required business-related services in one place and to obtain relevant information about the procedures for starting a business and investing in Uganda.

eBiz Services

Search for a business name

Choose a name for your business. Make sure you have 3 options ready

register a company

Get your company registered online so that you can do business in Uganda

reserve a business name

Book the preferred business name for your enterprise

register for taxes (tin)

Get a Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) for your company

obtain investment license

Get an investment license to access incentives and investor after care services

environmental impact assessment certificate

Ensure that your business complies with environmental laws

verify land title

Make sure that the land you intend to buy or have already purchased has no caveats

obtain trading license

Get a City Operator's Identification Number (COIN) and a trading license to run your business in Uganda's Capital City

obtain work permit

Be legally registered to work in Uganda if you are not Ugandan

obtain residence permit

Secure long-term stay in Uganda by applying for a residence permit

obtain special pass

Get short-term entry as you explore business opportunities in Uganda

get organization code

Get your organization profiled and issued with a code

One Stop Centre Partners

COVID-19 Notice

The Uganda Investment Authority One Stop Centre is still open for business with the Ministry of Health COVID-19 SOPs in place. We have also set up a dedicated call centre that is open 24/7 to handle your business-related queries. Call +256 206 300968 today.