Passport Application


A.) Travel Documents issued by The Embassy of Uganda, Riyadh.

Emergency Certificates are issued to Ugandans residing in the Gulf of Arabia i.e those residing in Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Yemen wishing to return back to Uganda.

Situations where Emergency Certificates are issued include:

  1. Applicant having lost original Travel Document which she/he traveled on to come to the gulf region.
  2. Travel Document held by applicant having expired.
  3. Applicants born in the Gulf  and have never traveled to Uganda since birth.
  4. Returning Ugandan who may have left Uganda as a Refugee or freed from detention center.
  5. Ugandan who has applied for a visa and submitted his/her passport at an Embassy and wishes to return home before the visa is issued.

  1. Application Form to be filled 
  2. Original Birth Certificate in case of an infant
  3. Copies of passports for the parents of the infant
  4. In case of a lost Travel Document,  attach a Police Report on the loss
  5. Two Passport Size photographs
  6. A fee is charged for the Emergency Certificate.
  7. In case of returning Ugandan, official documentation from the relevant authorities.

B.) Travel Documents Renewed
  1. Temporary Movement Permit (TMP)
  2. Certificate of Identity (C.I)
  3. Passports which have expired are not renewable. Applicant has to apply for a Passport at the Passport Control Office in Kampala.
N.B: Ugandans living and working in the Gulf region may be issued with a letter of recommendation to facilitate the application of a new passport.

Please apply for your passport here.