Dialling Code (00256)
Contact Details
Uganda High Commission +27 (012) 342-6031 / 2 / 3
Uganda Tourism Board Tel: +256 413 42196
SA Representative +256 4143 43543 / 4
Visas Visas are required by SA passport holders.
For more information regarding food restrictions, passports/visa and pet travel enquiries, please contact the consulate/embassy contact details above.
Health Requirements
Compulsory Vaccinations Yellow Fever
Recommended Vaccinations
  • Hepatitis A & B
  • Tetanus
  • Rabies
  • Typhoid
  • Meningitis
Precautions Malaria risk
Documents Required

  • Valid passport of the driver
  • Certified copy of vehicle registration papers in the name of the driver
  • Letter of authority from the registered owner if the vehicle is not owned by the driver
  • If vehicle is still being financed, carry a letter of authority from the bank (must include dates of travel) together with the vehicle license papers.   
  • Third-Party Insurance: Compulsory - obtained at border post
  • Road User Fee: USD 20
  • Payment for TILL: 2000 Uganda Shillings; valid for one year
  • Carnet de Passage: Ugandan Customs no longer stamp Carnets. However, they issue a form called "Single Administrative Document" that must be attached to the Carnet. A clearing agent at the border post will assist with the completion of the form
  • ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store
  • International Driving Permit: Recommended
AA Club
AA Uganda
Tel (+256414) 250 745/255 917
Currency Uganda Shilling (UGX)

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