The information provided should be used as a guideline only

  Dialling Code (00256) Contact Details
Uganda High Commission   +27 (012) 342-6031 / 2 / 3
Uganda Tourism Board   Tel: +256 413 42196
Email: utb@starcom.co.ug
SA Representative   +256 4143 43543 / 4

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

ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store

International Driving Permit: Recommended

AA Club AA Uganda

(+256414) 250 745/255 917



Currency Uganda Shilling (UGX)