Special PassNOT AVAILABLE YET

Agency: Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Period: 3 Days Cost: UGX 100,000

A special pass is a temporary work permit issued for 3 months and it can be extended upon request.

  • What is the purpose of the procedure?

    A special pass is a temporary work permit issued for 3 months and it can be extended upon request. It is issued while a work permit is being processed and also for foreigners who come into the country for work on short contracts.

  • What is the result of the procedure?

    A document (Special Pass) with a unique number and name of the company that the holder has been permitted to work with

  • What you need to know/have before you start?

    1) Cover Letter of Application
    2) Original Passport

    The Special Pass form can be download from here.

  • How to pay and how long will it take?

    Payment assessments are done using the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) portal of fees charged. Once the payment assessment has been done, a choice of payment method is made (bank, mobile payment) and a Payment Registration Number (PRN) issued.

    Payment is then made against the PRN using the method and bank of choice.