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MINISTRIES OF GOVERNMENT AND THEIR AGENCIES

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MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, ANIMAL INDUSTRY AND FISHERIES                                

DIARY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (DDA)

Mandate: to perform regulatory and dairy development services for stakeholders in the dairy sector and support the development of the dairy sector into a sustainable, competitive and vibrant sector as well serving as an advisor to Government on dairy industry development policies and legislative measures in respect to the provision of linkages between research, extension staff and support to dairy farmers.

Location: Head Office

Dairy Development Authority

P. O. Box 34006 Kampala,

Plot 1 Kafu Road, Nakasero,

NATIONAL ANIMAL GENETIC RESOURCE CENTRE AND DATA BANK

Mandate: to play a leading role in the commercialisation of animal breeding activities in Uganda and also carry out development activities that enhance animal genetic improvement and productivity.

Location: National Animal Genetic Resources Centre and Data Bank

Plot 96-108, Nsamizi Road,

P.O.Box 183, Entebbe-Uganda

 NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION (NARO)

Mandate: to coordinate, oversee and guide agricultural research in Uganda.

 Goal: to enhance the contribution of agricultural research to sustainable agricultural productivity, sustained competitiveness, economic growth, food security and poverty eradication.

Location: Plot 3, Lugard Avenue, Entebbe

P.O. Box 295, Entebbe, Uganda

+256 -41- 320178

dgnaro@naro.go.ug

NATIONAL AGRICULTURE ADVISORY SERVICES (NAADS)

Mandate: to support and manage agricultural input distribution chains, promote strategic commodity interventions, agricultural chain development and farmer access to agricultural financing.

Location: Plot 5 Kyadondo Road, Block B, Legacy Towers, Nakasero, Kampala – Uganda

OPERATION WEALTH CREATION (OWC)

Mandate: to distribute farm inputs to farmers and coordinate Government Ministries, Departments, and Agencies for improved service delivery aimed at transforming the 68% Ugandans outside the money economy.

Location: Plot 66 Katego Road, Kampala

UGANDA COTTON DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION (UCDO)

Mandate: to promote and monitor production and marketing of cotton and also represent all aspects of the cotton industry in Uganda. Location: Cotton House, Plot 15, Clement Hill Road

UGANDA COFFEE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (UCDA)

Mandate: to promote and oversee the coffee industry by supporting research, promoting production, controlling the quality and improving the marketing of coffee in order to optimise foreign exchange earnings for the country and payments to the farmers.

Location: Coffee House, Plot 35 Jinja Road, Kampala

NATIONAL BANANA RESEARCH PROGRAMME

Mandate: as an arm under NARO, the National Banana Research Programme mandate is to generate banana varieties that improve of the banana production and productivity in the country.

Location: National Banana Research Program

National Agricultural Research Laboratories

(NARL) – Kawanda along Bombo – Gulu road.

NATIONAL CROPS RESOURCES RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Mandate: to generate, develop and disseminate crop technologies, methods and knowledge on food and cash crops appropriate to agro-ecologies in the country.

Location: Namulonge, Gayaza

P.O. Box 7084, Kampala

NATIONAL FISHERIES RESOURCES RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Mandate: to conduct basic and applied research of national and strategic importance in aquaculture, capture fisheries, water environment, socio-economic and marketing and information communication management and emerging issues in the fisheries sector.

Location: Plot 39-45, Nile Crescent & Plots 28-32, Oboja Road, Jinja

MINISTRY OF FINANCE, PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Mandate: to mobilise financial resources, regulate their management and formulate policies that enhance overall economic stability and development.

Location:Plot 2/12 Apollo Kaggwa Road, P.O. Box 8147 Kampala, Uganda

INSPECTORATE OF GOVERNMENT (IG)

Mandate: promoting just utilisation of public resources.

Head Office.

Jubilee Insurance Centre, Plot 14, Parliament Avenue
P.O. Box 1682, Kampala
+256 414 344219/259738/255892/251462 (General Lines)
+256 414 347387 (Hotline)
Fax: +256 414 344 810

pr@igg.go.ug

Arua Regional Office

Plot No. 10 Weather Head Park Lane,
P.O. Box 789,
Arua.
Tel: 0476 4203 17

arua@igg.go.ug

Fort Portal Regional Office

Plot 1A Mugurusi Road,
P.O. Box 157,
Fort Portal.
Tel: 0483 423010/1

fortportal@igg.go.ug

Gulu Regional Office

Plot A1 Ogwok Ayaru Road
Pece Division, Gulu Municipality
P.O. Box 771
Gulu.
Tel: 0471 432569/432568

gulu@igg.go.ug

Hoima Regional Office

17 Orphanage Road,
P.O. Box 113,
Hoima.
Tel: 0465-440260
Fax: 0465-440262

hoima@igg.go.ug

Jinja Regional Office

Plot 35 Rippon Gardens Road,
P.O. Box 303,
Jinja.
Tel: 0434-120160/ 0434-122688

jinja@igg.go.ug

Kabale Regional Office

Babukika Road,
P.O. Box 981,
Kabale.
Tel: 0486-422461/423085
Fax: 0486-422027

kabale@igg.go.ug

Lira Regional Office.

Plot 4 Osman Road
P.O. Box 1
Lira.
Tel: 0473-420099

lira@igg.go.ug

Masaka Regional Office

Plot No. 29/31 Victoria Road,
P.O. Box 925,
Masaka.
Tel: 0481-420222

masaka@igg.go.ug

Mbale Regional Office

Plot No. 20 Masaba Road,
P.O. Box 24,
Mbale.
Tel: 0454-435029/ 35255

mbale@igg.go.ug

Mbarara Regional Office

Plot No. 17, Muti Drive,
P.O. Box 1903,
Mbarara.
Tel: 0485-421068
Fax: 0485-421720

mbarara@igg.go.ug

Moroto Regional Office

Plot No 3 Odeke road,
Near UNRA offices
P.O. Box 104,
Moroto.
Tel: 0393-278373

moroto@igg.go.ug

Soroti Regional Office

Plot 73 Gweri Road,
P.O. Box 346,
Soroti.
Tel: 0454-461784/461584

soroti@igg.go.ug

Tororo Regional Office

Plot 45 Kashmir Road
Tororo Municipality
P.O. Box 5,
Tororo.
Tel: 0454-445534/3

tororo@igg.go.ug

Mukono Regional Office

Plot 2377/2378, Lower Kauga, Mukono,
P.O. BOX 901 Mukono
Tel: 0414-692042/3

mukono@igg.go.ug

Moyo Regional Office

Moyo S.S Road
P.O. Box 192
Moyo.
Tel: 0393-280102

moyo@igg.go.ug

Kampala Regional Office

Plot 1645 Gyagenda Road, Ntinda-Kiwatule
C/O P.O. Box 1682, Kampala
Tel: 0414 580 499

kampala@igg.go.ug

UGANDA REVENUE AUTHORITY (URA)

Mandate: to assess, collect and count for Central Government Tax Revenue (includes Non-Tax Revenues) and to provide advice to Government on matters of policy relating to all revenue sources.

Location: Plot M193/M194, Nakawa Industrial Area, P.O. Box 7279, Kampala

BANK OF UGANDA

Mandate: Bank of Uganda is responsible for the formulation and implementation of monetary policy as well as regulating and supervising financial institutions.

Location

Head Office
Postal AddressP.O Box 7120, Kampala
Physical AddressPlot 37/45 Kampala Road
Telex61059
Telephone numbers+256-414-258-441/6 
+256-414-258-060/9 
+256-414-259-090 +256-417-302-000 +256-312-392-000
Fax+ 256-41-4230878 
+256-41-4233818
Emailinfo@bou.or.ug
SWIFTUGBA UG KA
BANK OF UGANDA BRANCHES
BranchAddressTelephone
Arua  Location: Plot 27/29 Avenue Road (Inzikuru Road) Address: P. O. Box 152 Arua  +256-476-420253
Fort PortalLocation: Plot 1 Kaboyo Road Address: P.O. Box 562 Fort Portal  +256-483-422532
Gulu Location: Airfield Road Address: P.O. Box 46 Gulu  +256-471-432330
JinjaLocation: Plot 3 Busoga Avenue/ Busoga   Square Address: P.O. Box 35 Jinja  +256-43-4121247
KabaleLocation: Plot 137 Kabale Road Address: P.O. Box 966 Kabale  +256-486-423595
MasakaLocation: Plot 41 Kampala Road Address: P.O. Box 1567 Masaka  +256-481-421246/8
Mbale Location: Plot 34-38 Cathedral Avenue Address: P.O. Box 2402 Mbale  +256-454-433632
MbararaLocation: Plot 2 High Street, Mbarara Address: P.O. Box 1421 Mbarara  +256-485-420741
KampalaLocation: Plot 37/43 Kampala Road, Kampala Address: P.O Box 7120, Kampala  +256-41-4258441/6
LiraLocation: Plot 2, Obote Avenue
Address: P.O. Box, 211 Lira
+256-771-404 178

OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL

Mandate: the Constitution specifically mandates the Auditor General to audit and report on the public accounts of Uganda and to further conduct financial and Value for Money audits in respect of any project involving public funds.

Location

Office of the Auditor General.
Apollo Kaggwa Road,
Plot 2C,
P. O. Box 7083 Kampala.
Telephone: +256 0417 336 000
FAX: +256 0417 336 000
E-mail: info@oag.go.ug

FINANCIAL INTELLIGENCE AUTHORITY (FIA)

Mandate: The Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) is the Central Agency for receiving Suspicious Transactions Reports (STRs), Large Cash Transactions Reports (LCTRs) and cross-border movement of cash and Bearer Negotiable Instruments (BNI) reports.

Location:Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA)

Plot 6, Nakasero Road,

Rwenzori Towers, Wing B, 4th Floor,

Box 9853

Kampala, Uganda

Telephone:+256-417 892 600

Email:fia@fia.go.ug

Twitter:@ThefiaU

UGANDA BUREAU OF STATISTICS (UBOS)

Mandate: The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) Act, 1998 provides for the development and maintenance of a National Statistical System (NSS) to ensure collection, analysis and publication of integrated, relevant, reliable and timely statistical information. It established the Bureau as the coordinating, monitoring and supervisory body for the National Statistical System.

Location: Statistics House, Plot 9 Colville Street, P.O. Box 7186 Kampala. Email:ubos@ubos.org

Tel: +256-414 – 706000

UGANDA INVESTMENT AUTHORITY (UIA)

Mandate: Uganda Investment Authority  is a semi-autonomous government agency which drives national economic growth and development in partnership with the private sector. As an Investment Promotion Agency, UIA mainly: markets investment opportunities; promotes packaged investment projects; ensures local and foreign investors have access to information, especially about the business environment so as to make more informed business decisions; and offers business support, advisory and advocacy services.

Location

Head Office, Investment Center, Kampala Industrial and Business Park (KIBP), Namanve

Tel: +256-393-202-077
Tel: +256-393-202-076
info@ugandainvest.go.ug
P.O. Box 7418 Kampala, Uganda

PROCUREMENT AND DISPOSAL OF PUBLIC ASSETS AUTHORITY (PPDA)

Mandate:The Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act  2003 set up the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA) as the principal regulatory body for public procurement and disposal of public assets in Uganda.

Head Office

PPDA-URF Towers
Plot 39 Nakasero Road
P.O.Box 3925, Kampala Uganda
Tel: +256-414-311100
Email: info@ppda.go.ug

Western Regional Office

RDC’s Building , Bishop Stretcher Road,
Opposite BOU Currency Centre, Mbarara-Kabale Road
P.O. Box 1353, Mbarara, Uganda.
Tel: +256-417-733800
Email: mbararaoffice@ppda.go.ug

Northern Regional Office

Plot 1, Lower Churchill Drive
P.O. Box 999, Gulu, Uganda
Tel: +256-471-432010
Email: guluoffice@ppda.go.ug

INSURANCE REGULATORY AUTHORITY OF UGANDA (IRAU)

Mandate: to create an enabling regulatory environment for sustainable growth of the insurance industry while upholding best practices.

Location: Legacy Towers, Block B, 2nd Floor Plot 5, Kyadondo Road, Nakasero Kampala (U)

Tel: +256 417-425500 | Email: ira@ira.go.ug

UGANDA SECURITIES EXCHANGE (USE)

Mandate:to provide centralised depository, clearing and settlement services for the Ugandan equity and debt markets.

Location: Plot 3-5 New Port-Bell Road, UAP Nakawa Business Park, Block A, 4th Floor
P.O.Box 23552, Kampala, Uganda
Tel : +256-312-370815/7/8
Email: info@use.or.ug

ETHICS AND INTEGRITY COMMISSION

Mandate: to rebuild Ethics and Integrity, coordinate national efforts in the fight against corruption and consequences of moral decadence.

Location: Directorate for Ethics and Integrity

Office of the President

Social Security House, Jinja Road

Tel: +256 414 301600

Website: www.dei.go.ug

E-Mail: info@dei.go.ug

UGANDA BUDGET MONITORING AND ACCOUNTABILITY UNIT

Mandate: Budget Monitoring Unit verifies information in the quarterly performance reports and assesses the link between and physical performance.

Location: Budget Monitoring and Accountability Unit

Third Floor, Room 3.13

Tel: +256 414 707250 

Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development

Plot 2-12 Apollo Kaggwa Road

P.O.Box 8147, Kampala, Uganda

UGANDA RETIREMENT BENEFITS REGULATORY AUTHORITY (URBRA)

Mandate: Promoting the development of the retirement benefits sector; licensing of retirement benefits schemes; and licensing of service providers including: – trustees, administrators, fund managers and custodians of retirement benefits schemes.

Location: 3rd – 6th Floor
Plot 1 Clement Hill Rd.
P.O. Box 7561, Kampala
Tel:   +256 417 304 500
         +256 312 324 500
         +256 200 513 500
 Email: urbra@urbra.go.ug

PRIVATISATION UNIT 

Mandate: to improve the quality, coverage and economic efficiency of commercial and utility services, through privatisation, private participation in infrastructure (PPI), and an improved regulatory framework.

Location: Plot 1, 2nd and 11th Floor, Communications House , Colville Street, Kampala
Telephone: +256 312 325600/20, +256 414 705600/20
Email : info@perds.go.ug

NATIONAL POPULATION COUNCIL

Mandate: Promote, guide and coordinate the implementation of the National Population Policy and Programme ensuring policy and coherence.

Location:Plot 9, Statistics House, P.O. Box 2666 Colville St, Kampala

MINISTRY OF TRADE, INDUSTRY AND CO-OPERATIVES

UGANDA NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS (UNBS)

Mandate: Formulation and promotion of the use of standards; enforcing standards in protection of public health and safety and the environment against dangerous and sub-standard products; ensuring fairness in trade and precision in industry through reliable measurement systems; and strengthening the economy of Uganda by assuring the quality of locally manufactured products to enhance the competitiveness of exports in regional and international markets.

Location

Uganda National Bureau of Standards Headquarters Standards House,  Plot 2-12 By-pass Link, Bweyogerere  Industrial and Business Park P.O Box 6329 Kampala Tel 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ugUNBS – Nakawa Plot M217 Nakawa Industrial Area                  P.O.Box 6329 Kampala Tel: 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug
Regional Offices
UNBS Regional Office – Kampala
Plot 64/65 Katwe Road 3rd Floor, Quality Chemicals House
P.O Box 7192 Kampala Tel: 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug
UNBS Regional Office – Jinja
Plot51/53 Luba Road Trans Africa Plaza, P.O.Box 1830 Jinja Tel: 0417333250  TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug
UNBS Regional Office – Mbarara
Plot 31 Constantine Robo Road
P.O Box 279 Mbarara Tel: 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug   
UNBS Regional Office – Mbale Bugwere road
Opposite cure hospital
Makweka Road P.O Box 358 Mbale Tel: 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug
UNBS Regional Office – Lira
Plot 26/28 Amulam Complex
Level  1 Room B009
P.O Box 804 Lira Tel: 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug
UNBS Regional Office – Gulu Plot 3B, Ogwok Ayaru Road Tel: 0417333250 TOLL FREE: 0800133133 Email: info@unbs.go.ug

UGANDA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE (UIRI)

Mandate: to undertake applied research and to develop and/ or acquire appropriate technologies in order to create a strong and effective and competitive industrial sector in Uganda.

Location

Plot 42A Mukabya Road,
Nakawa Industrial Area, Kampala, Uganda
P.O Box 7086, Kampala, Uganda
Tel:+256-414-286245
Fax: +256-414-286695
Email: info@uiri.go.ug

UGANDA EXPORT PROMOTION BOARD (UEPB)

Mandate: to facilitate and coordinate the development and promotion of Uganda’s exports.

Location: 2nd Floor, UEDCL Tower Plot 37,
Nakasero Road
P. O. Box 5045 Kampala – Uganda

Phone: +256 (0)414 230250
Email: info@ugandaexports.go.ug

MINISTRY OF TOURISM, WILDLIFE AND ANTIQUITIES

UGANDA TOURISM BOARD (UTB)

Mandate: to promote and popularise Uganda as a viable holiday destination both locally and internationally in order to; increase the contribution of tourism earnings and GDP; improve Uganda’s competitiveness as an international tourism destination; and increase Uganda’s share of Africa’s and World tourism market.

Location: Lugogo House, Plot 42 Lugogo Bypass
P.O. Box 7211 Kampala, Uganda

UGANDA WILDLIFE AUTHORITY (UWA)

Mandate: to ensure sustainable management of wildlife resources and supervise wildlife activities in Uganda both within and outside the protected areas.

Location: Plot 7 Kira Road, P.O.Box 3530, Kampala

UGANDA WILDLIFE RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTE

Mandate: to train and produce human resource or graduates with positive attitudes to deliver quality services in Wildlife and Allied Natural Resource Management for sustainable socio-economic development.

Location: Kasese, Rwenjubu ward, Katwe village

UGANDA WILDLIFE CONSERVATION EDUCATION CENTRE( UWEC)

Mandate: to promote conservation education function, serve as rescue and rehabilitation centre and a recreation centre where people come to see the animals and refresh themselves.

57 Lugard Ave, Johnston Rd, Entebbe.

UGANDA HOTEL AND TOURISM TRAINING INSTITUTE (UHTTI)

Mandate: to undertake training and conduct research in tourism and hospitality, and to advance skills and knowledge in the industry.

The Institute offers Diploma, Certificates and short courses. Diploma courses are fully accredited by the National Council for Higher Education. Certificate and other short courses are conducted in accordance with the mandate given to the Institute in the UHTTI Act 2015.

Location: Jinja Crested Crane Hotel, Jinja 

MINISTRY OF WORKS AND TRANSPORT

Mandate: to plan, develop and maintain economic, efficient and effective transport services by road, rail, water and air.

Location: P.O Box 7174, Kampala

Plot 57-59, Jinja Road, Kampala, Uganda

UGANDA NATIONAL ROADS AUTHORITY (UNRA)

Mandate: to develop and maintain the national roads network, advise Government on general roads policy and contribute to addressing of transport concerns, among others.

Location: UAP Nakawa Business Park, at 3-5 New Port Bell Road, Nakawa, Kampala

UGANDA CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY

Mandate: Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) is a corporate body responsible for the regulation of civil aviation in Uganda. Coordinates and directs search and rescue services. Certifies operators and aircrafts. Establishes, maintains, operates, and owns aerodromes. Carries out other functions as may be conferred upon it by Government or any other law.

Location: Airport Road-Entebbe. P.O.Box 5536, Kampala.

UGANDA ROAD FUND (URF)

Mandate: to collect funds and to disburse the resulting monies to agencies based on agreed work programmes enshrined in performance agreements.

Location: PPDA-URF Towers, Plot 39, Nakasero Road, P.O Box 7501, Kampala, Tel +256 (0) 312 178 250 | +256 (0) 800 220 747.

ENGINEERS REGISTRATION BOARD

Mandate: the Engineers Registration Board (ERB) is established under the Engineers Registration Act (ERA) Cap 271, as a statutory body with a mission to regulate and control engineers and their profession within Uganda.

Location:Gloucester Avenue, Kyambogo

STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY

The Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) Project is a Government Project established by Cabinet Minute 107 (CT 2015) to develop a modern, integrated, and efficient railway transport system to address both the freight and passenger transportation needs of the country.

Location: UAP Nakawa Business Park, P.O. Box 27756, Kampala. Email: info@sgr.go.ug  

MINISTRY OF HEALTH 

Mission: to provide the highest possible level of health services to all people in Uganda through delivery of promotive, preventive, curative, palliative and rehabilitative health services at all levels.

Call Center Toll free 0800-100-066

Address: Plot 6, Lourdel Road, Nakasero P.O Box 7272, Kampala Uganda.

Phone:Tel: +256 417 712260
E-mail:Email: info@health.go.ug
Website:www.health.go.ug

NATIONAL DRUG AUTHORITY (NDA)

Mandate: to ensure the availability, at all times, of essential, efficacious and cost-effective drugs to the entire population of Uganda as a means of providing satisfactory healthcare and safeguarding the appropriate use of drugs.

P. O Box 23096, Kampala, Uganda
Plot 19 Lumumba Avenue (opposite TWED plaza)
Reception : +256 [0]417 788 100
Email : ndaug@nda.or.ug

UGANDA HEART INSTITUTE

Mandate: Uganda Heart Institute is a specialized, public, tertiary care medical facility owned by the Uganda Ministry of Health. It is a component of Mulago National Referral Hospital, the largest Hospital in Uganda, which serves as the teaching hospital of Makerere University College of Health Sciences.

Location: Mulago, Kampala

Tel: +256 41 7720350

UGANDA CANCER INSTITUTE

Mandate: Uganda Cancer Institute is a public, specialised, tertiary care medical facility owned by the Uganda Ministry of Health.

Location: Upper Hill Road, Mulago, Kampala

Tel:  +256 41 4540410

HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION

The mission of the Health Service Commission is to build a fundamentally strong and competent human resource base for efficient and effective health service delivery.

Location: Workers House

Plot 317 Portal Avenue, Kampala, Uganda

UGANDA BLOOD TRANSFUSION SERVICE (UBTS)

Mandate: the Uganda Blood Transfusion Service is the National Blood Service responsible for all blood transfusion and safety activities for the entire country.

Location: Uganda Red Cross Nakasero Blood Bank

P.O Box 1772 Nakasero Hill Rd, Kampala, Uganda

Tel: +256 41 4259195

NATIONAL MEDICAL STORES (NMS)

Mandate: The Uganda National Medical Stores, commonly referred to as National Medical Stores, is a Government-owned organisation in Uganda, mandated to procure, store and distribute human medication and health-related consumable items to Government-owned health units in all districts of Uganda.

Location: 4-12 Nsamizi Road, Entebbe, Uganda

UGANDA VIRUS RESEARCH INSTITUTE (UVRI)

Mandate: the Uganda Virus Research Institute is a medical research institute owned by the Uganda Government that carries out research on communicable diseases in man and animals, with emphasis on viral transmitted infections.

Location: 51/59 Nakiwogo Rd, Entebbe, Uganda

Tel: +256 41 43203855

MULAGO HOSPITAL COMPLEX

Mulago Hospital is a Government Hospital and national referral centre for the country and has many specialties to choose from.
Mulago Hospital started as a venereal disease control centre in 1913. The mission of the Hospital became clearly established as treatment, teaching and research institution in the mid 1950s. These three functions led to remarkable developments in the areas of research, clinical care and training health personnel.

Location: Mulago Hill, Kampala, Uganda

BUTABIKA HOSPITAL

Mandate: the hospital provides general and specialised mental health treatment for mental health patients and is a teaching hospital for a broad range of mental health specialists, from nursing to Post – Graduate students. Butabika Hospital also provides primary health care services to the people from the surrounding area as well as supports other hospitals within the referral system, while also providing technical advice to Health Service Commission and to policy-making bodies.

Location: Butabika, Kampala,  Director’s Office  +256 414 504 376,
 Kampala, Uganda

HEALTH MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT CENTRE

Mandate: HMDC is a training institute under Uganda’s ministry of health providing in-service training and continuous professional development for health workers.

EAST AFRICA PUBLIC HEALTH LABORATORY NETWORKING

Mandate:  to establish a network of efficient, high quality, accessible public health laboratories for the diagnosis and surveillance of ttuberculosis and other communicable diseases.

Location: Plot 6 Lourdel Rd, Nakasero, P.O. Box 7272 Kampala Uganda

Tel: +256-414-340874 /231563 /9

MINISTRY OF WATER AND ENVIRONMENT

Mandate of the Ministry is derived from the Constitution and the Local Government Act and includes initiating legislation, policy formulation, setting standards, inspections, monitoring, and coordination and back up technical support in relation to water and environment sub

Location:Plot 3 – 7 Kabalega Crescent Road, Luzira
P.O. Box 20026 Kampala, Uganda

NATIONAL WATER AND SEWERAGE CORPORATION (NWSC)

Mandate: To operate and provide water and sewerage services in areas entrusted to it, on a sound commercial and viable basis.

Location: Plot 3, Nakasero P.O Box 7053 Kampala

NATIONAL FORESTRY AUTHORITY (NFA)

Mandate: to manage central forest reserves on a sustainable basis and to supply high quality forestry-related products and services to Government, local communities and the private sector.

Location:Plot 10/20, Spring Road,
P.O. Box 70863, Kampala– Uganda

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY (NEMA)

Mandate: the National Environment Management Act, No 5 of 2019 stipulates the mandate of NEMA as the principal agency in Uganda responsible for the management of the environment by coordinating, monitoring and supervising all activities in the field of environment.

Location:Plot 17/19/21 Jinja Road, NEMA House
P.O Box 22255, Kampala, Uganda

UGANDA NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL AUTHORITY (UNMA)

Mandate: to promote, monitor weather and climate as well as provide weather predictions and advisories to Government and other stakeholders for use in sustainable development of the country

Location:Head Office, Luzira

Plot 22 – 28 Port Bell Road,

Kampala – Uganda

MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND MINERAL DEVELOPMENT

Mandate: to establish, promote the development, strategically manage and safeguard the rational and sustainable exploitation and utilisation of energy and mineral resources for social and economic development.

Location:Amber HouseKampala Road; Kampala, Uganda

ELECTRICITY REGULATORY AUTHORITY

Mandate: to regulate the generation, transmission, distribution, sale, export and import of electrical energy in Uganda.

Location: Plot 15 Shimoni Road, Kampala

PETROLEUM AUTHORITY OF UGANDA

Mandate: to monitor and regulate the exploration, development and production, together with the refining, gas conversion, transportation and storage of petroleum in Uganda.

Location:Plot 34 – 36 Lugard Avenue, P.O.Box 833 Entebbe, Uganda · Fax: +256 414 320459 

UGANDA NATIONAL OIL COMPANY

Mandate: to handle the Government of Uganda’s commercial interests in the petroleum sector and to ensure that the resource is exploited in a sustainable manner.

Location:Plot 15 Yusuf Lule Road, Kampala, Uganda, P.O Box 36316, Kampala.

UGANDA ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION COMPANY LIMITED (UETCL)

Mandate: to own all the electricity distributions network below 33kv across the country.

Location:Head Office. Plot No.10, Hannington Road, P.O Box 7625, Kampala, Uganda.

UGANDA ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION COMPANY LIMITED (UEDCL)

Mandate: Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL) was formed in 2001 by the Electricity Act of 1999 following the split of the Uganda Electricity Board (UEB). UEDCL’s mandate is to own all the electricity distributions network below 33kv across the country.

UEDCL tower,| 6th floor, Plot 37, Nakasero Road, P.O.Box 7390 Kampala, Uganda. Telephone: 256 312 330 300. Fax: 256 414 255 600. Email: contact@uedcl.co.ug

UGANDA ELECTRICITY GENERATION COMPANY LIMITED (UEGCL)

Mandate: our main objective is the development, efficient operation and maintenance of power plants and the sustainable generation and sale of affordable electricity to consumers.

Location:Block C, Victoria Office Park, Plot 6-9 Okot Close, Kampala

RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AGENCY (REA)

Mandate: Rural Electrification Agency (REA) is mandated to facilitate the Government’s goal of achieving a rural electrification rate of at-least 22% by the year 2022 from 1% at the beginning of the decade as indicated in REA’s strategy and plan (2013-2022).

Location:Plot 10 Windsor Loop, Kololo, 2nd Floor- House of Hope P.O Box 7317, Kampala, Uganda

MINISTRY OF ICT AND NATIONAL GUIDANCE

Mandate: the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology and National Guidance was established in June 2006 with a mandate of providing strategic and technical leadership, overall coordination, support and advocacy on all matters of policy, laws, regulations and strategy for the ICT sector.

Location: ICT House, Plot 10/12 Parliamentary Avenue

P. O. Box 7817 Kampala, Tel: +256-414-236262

Email: ictinfo@ict.go.ug

NATIONAL INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AUTHORITY (NITA)

Mandate: NITA-U is an autonomous Government parastatal under the Ministry of ICT and National Guidance in Uganda, mandated to coordinate, promote and monitor information and technology developments in Uganda within the context of national social and economic development.

Location: Palm Courts, Plot 7A, Rotary Avenue (Former Lugogo Bypass), P.O. Box 33151, Kampala – Uganda, (+256)417-801038

Email:  info@nita.go.ug

UGANDA COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (UCC)

Mandate: The primary mandate of UCC is to regulate the Communications sector, which includes telecommunications, broadcasting, radio communication, postal communications, data communication and infrastructure.

Location: UCC House, Plot 42 – 44, Spring road, Bugolobi

P.O. Box 7376, Kampala, Uganda

Tel: + 256 414 339000/ 312 339000

E-mail: ucc@ucc.co.ug

 POSTA UGANDA

Mandate: Posta Uganda provides universal postal services in line with national requirements on the one hand, and economic viability on the other. It improves the corporate image and increases customer satisfaction. Posta also commercializes the company by building capacity to generate profits and be relevant in the market place.

Location: Plot 35, Kampala Road Kampala,

P.O Box 7106, Kampala, Uganda Tel: 256-414-255511-5,256-414-340915-9  Email: customercare@ugapost.co.ug

UGANDA INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (UICT)

Mandate: to provide high quality market driven ICT skills-based training, research, innovation and consultancy services that supports development of a knowledge society.

Location:Plot 19-21 Port Bell Road, P.O Box 7187, Nakawa Kampala, Tel: +256-312-165100Email: info@uict.ac.ug

UGANDA MEDIA CENTRE (UMC)

Mandate: to effectively facilitate communications of Government policies, programmes and projects to the public through the media.

Location:Plot 36, Nile Avenue, Kampala, P.O.Box 2665 Kampala, Uganda, Email: info@mediacentre.go.ug Telephone: +256312261525/6/7, +256414-237-141/3

E-CITIZEN

Mandate: The eCitizen portal is a one-stop online centre for Government online services. Its main objective is to enhance Government service delivery to citizens, non-citizens, businesses and to Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs). The benefits include making Government services more accessible, reducing access cost and queuing at Government offices, transparency, timeliness and increasing convenience of transaction with the Government of Uganda anytime and from anywhere.

Location:Palm Courts, Plot 7A, Rotary Avenue (Former Lugogo Bypass), P.O. Box 33151, Kampala – Uganda, Telephone: +256-417-801038, Fax: +256 417-801050Email: info@nita.go.ug

UGANDA BPO INCUBATION CENTRE:

Mandate: Government of Uganda identified the BPO Industry as one of the long-term solutions to address issues of unemployment amongst educated youths as well as to increase investment in area of Information Technology Enabled Services (ITES).

Location: Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Statistics House,

Plot 9 Colville Street, P.O. Box 7186 Kampala.

JUSTICE LAW AND ORDER SECTOR

Mandate: to increase access to justice, especially for the poor and ensure security for the person and property, and thereby ensure good governance and security.

Location: Parliamentary Avenue, Kampala

MINISTRY OF JUSTICE AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS (MOJCA)   Mandate: Provide legal advice and legal services to Government, its allied institutions and to the general public and to support the machinery that provides the legal framework for good governance. Location: Parliamentary Avenue, Kampala       UGANDA LAW REFORM COMMISSION (ULRC)   Mandate: to study and keep under constant review the Acts and other laws comprising the Laws of Uganda with a view to making recommendations for their systematic improvement, development, modernisation and reform. Location : Workers House, Pilkington Road, Kampala   UGANDA HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION (UHRC) Mandate: to promote and protect human rights and freedoms in the country in recognition of Uganda’s violent and turbulent history. Location: 22 B, Lumumba Avenue, P.O Box 4929, Kampala, Uganda.   LAW DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (LDC) Mandate: to provide legal education to lawyers and non-lawyers, undertake research in topical legal issues, contribute to legal reforms, produce legal publications, teaching materials and law reports, and also provide community legal services. Location: Makerere, LDC Road, Kampala JUDICIAL SERVICE COMMISSION (JSC) Mandate: to recruit judicial officers and regulate their conduct. Location: Plot 16 Mackinnon Road, Kampala   DIRECTORATE OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS (DPP) Mandate: the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) provides legal advice relating to the investigation and prosecution of criminal cases. Location:Plot 1, Workers House, 11th & 12th Floor ELECTORAL COMMISSION Mandate: to organise and conduct regular, free and fair elections and referenda professionally, impartially and efficiently; while its vision is to be a model institution and centre of excellence in election management. UGANDA REGISTRATION SERVICE BUREAU (URSB) Mandate: Registration of businesses, intellectual property rights, marriages, security interests in movable property and corporate rescue and Insolvency

JUDICIARY

Mandate: to administer justice by resolving disputes between individuals, and between the state and individuals while also interpreting the Constitution and the Laws of Uganda.

SUPREME COURT

Mandate: with one exception, it only decides cases on appeal from lower courts. It has powers to uphold decisions from the lower courts, reverse them and to substitute judgments or to order for a new trial.

Location: Located at Plot 10 Upper Kololo, along Seenu Awasthi Terrace

COURT OF APPEAL/CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

Mandate: the Court of Appeal is the second highest court in the land. It is this court that constitutes itself into a Constitutional Court in accordance with the Constitution to hear constitutional cases.

Location: Third and Fourth floors at Twed Towers along Kafu Road, Nakasero,Kampala.

HIGH COURT

It is the third court of record in order of hierarchy and has unlimited original jurisdiction, which means that it can try any case of any value or crime of any magnitude. Appeals from all Magistrates Courts go to the High Court. It is mandated to hear all appeals from all Magistrates Courts.

Location: Plot 2, the Square, Kampala

CHIEF MAGISTRATES COURT

A Chief Magistrates Court is presided over by a Chief Magistrate who possesses a law degree. This court tries all cases except those (for criminal cases) whose maximum penalty is death.

MAGISTRATES’ COURT 1

These courts are presided over by Grade I Magistrates who must be qualified lawyers (Law Degree and a Diploma in Legal Practice).

Location: They are ordinarily situated at the district headquarters.

MAGISTRATES’ COURT 2

These courts are presided over by Magistrates who must hold a Diploma in Law. They have limited criminal, civil and territorial jurisdiction.

Location: situated at the county headquarters.

MINISTRY OF GENDER, LABOUR AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (JUVENILE JUSTICE)

The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development is the leading and coordinating agency for Community empowerment, protection and promotion of the rights and obligations of the specified vulnerable groups for social protection and gender responsive development.

MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT (LOCAL COUNCIL COURTS)

Mandate: to ensure political and social harmony, enhance economic growth and alleviate poverty.

Location: villages, parishes and sub-counties

TAX APPEALS TRIBUNAL

Mandate: The Tribunal was set up by an Act of Parliament as a specialized court to provide the taxpayer with easily accessible, efficient and independent arbitration in tax disputes with URA. 

Location: Plot 3, Pilkington Road, NIC Building, Eighth Floor

MINISTRY OF GENDER, LABOUR AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Mandate: To empower citizens to maximize their individual and collective potential by developing skills, increasing labour productivity, and cultural enrichment to achieve sustainable and gender sensitive development. 

Location: Plot 2, Simbamanyo House, P.O.Box 7136, George Street, Kampala

THE EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES COMMISSION

Mandate: to eliminate discrimination and inequalities against any individual or group of persons on the ground of sex, age, race, colour, ethnic origin, tribe, birth, creed or religion, health status, social or economic standing, political opinion or disability, and take affirmative action in favor of groups marginalised on the basis of gender, age, disability or any other reason created by history, tradition or custom for the purpose of redressing imbalances which exist against them, and to provide for other related matters.

Location: Plot 7 Luthuli Close Bugolobi

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF UGANDA

Mandate: to collect, organise, preserve and disseminate Uganda’s documented heritage and to oversee Local Governments and communities in the establishment and management of public and community libraries.

Location: Plot 50, Buganda Road

NATIONAL SOCIAL SECURITY FUND (NSSF)

Mandate: the National Social Security Fund (NSSF Uganda) is a National Saving Scheme mandated by Government through the National Social Security Fund Act, Cap 222 (Laws of Uganda) to provide social security services to employees in Uganda. NSSF Uganda is a provident Fund that covers all employees in the private sector including Non-Government Organizations’ that are not covered by the Government’s pension scheme.

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE AND VETERAN AFFAIRS

UGANDA PEOPLES’ DEFENCE FORCES (UPDF)

Mandate: to preserve and defend the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Uganda.

Location: Mbuya Hill, P.O. Box 3798, Kampala

NATIONAL ENTERPRISE CORPORATION

Mandate: NEC is the commercial arm of MODVA/UPDF that produces goods and services that are beneficial to the defence forces and the general public.

Location: Plot 2 Muwesi Road. Bugolobi Kampala

MINISTRY OF INTERNAL AFFAIRS

Mandate: to keep peace, law and order. Provide forensic and scientific analytical testing and services. Ensure safe custody, humane treatment and rehabilitation of offenders.

Location: Headquarters: Plot75 Jinja RoadKampalaUganda

DIRECTORATE OF CITIZENSHIP IMMIGRATION CONTROL

Mandate: DCIC is established by the Uganda Citizenship and Immigration Control Act, 2006. It also functions as the Secretariat of the National Citizenship and Immigration Control Board (NCIB)

Location: Plot 65/67, Old Port bell Road, Kampala – Uganda

UGANDA POLICE FORCE (UPF)

The mandate of Uganda Police Force is protection of life and property, prevention and detection of crime, keeping law and order, and maintenance of overall security and public safety in Uganda.

Location: Katalima Road, Naguru

UGANDA PRISONS SERVICE (UPS)

Mandate: the Prisons Act, 2006 provides for the mandate and functions of a Uganda Prisons Service composed of Central and former Local Government Prisons and spells out the duties of the UPS as to protect, promote and fulfill the rights of those incarcerated.

Location:Plot 13/15 Parliament Avenue Parliamentary Avenue

DIRECTORATE OF GOVERNMENT ANALYTICAL LABORATORY

Mandate: to provide specialised, scientific, analytical, advisory and referral services to foster administration of justice, private sector growth and ensure general public safety. Location: Plot 65/67, Old Port bell Road, Kampala – Uganda NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION AND REGISTRATION AUTHORITY Mandate: to enhance growth, development and security of all people through complete identification and registration. OFFICE OF THE PRIME MINISTER

MINISTRY OF RELIEF AND DISASTER PREPAREDNESS

Mandate: The ministry is responsible for the coordination of all refugee matters in the country. It is also responsible for national preparedness for disasters, including floods, landslides, earthquakes, droughts, and famine.

Location:  Twin Towers, Sir Apollo Kaggwa Road

MINISTRY OF KARAMOJA AFFAIRS

Mandate: the ministry is responsible for the coordination of all government programs in the five districts of the Karamoja sub-region

Location: Twin Towers, Sir Apollo Kaggwa Road

GOVERNMENT CHIEF WHIP

Mandate: to support the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister to lead Government business in Parliament, ensure effective implementation of Government business in Parliament and co-ordinate activities of the Presidential Advisory Committee on budget

Location: Plot 9-11 Apollo Kaggwa Road

NATIONAL PLANNING AUTHORITY (NPA)

Mandate: to produce comprehensive and integrated development plans for the country, elaborated in terms of the perspective vision, long and medium–term plans.

Location: Planning House, Plot 17A, Clement Hill Road

MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Mandate: creation, supervision and guidance of sustainable, efficient and effective service delivery in the decentralised system of governance.

Location: 4th Floor, Workers House, Pilkington Avenue, Kampala

MINISTRY OF PUBLIC SERVICE

Mandate: to develop, manage and administer human resource policies, management systems, procedures and structure for the public service in Uganda.

Location: 12 Nakasero Hill Road

CIVIL SERVICE COLLEGE UGANDA

Mandate: the College is responsible for in-service training, strengthening public policy research, providing advisory services and supporting innovations for improved service delivery.

Location: Plot 40 Kisanja Road, Jinja

PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

Mandate: to recruit and maintain discipline among public servants.

Location: 2nd Floor, Farmers House, Parliament Avenue

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Mandate: to implement and manage Uganda’s Foreign Policy

Location: Plot 2A/B Colville Street, Kampala

Email: info@mofa.go.ug

Tel: +256-414-345661, +256-414-257525

LIST OF UGANDAN MISSIONS ABROAD

Embassy of Uganda in Nairobi, Kenya

Address: Riverside Paddock, off Riverside Drive
P O Box 60853
Nairobi
Kenya

Phone:

+254-20-4445420
+254-20-4449096

Fax: +254-20-4443772

Email: ugacomnrb@todays.co.ke
ugahicom@todaysonline.com

Website URL: www.ugandahighcommission.co.ke

Embassy of Uganda in Moscow, Russia

Address MytnayaUlitsa 3, Office 1,4th floor
119049 Moscow
Russia

Telephone (+7) 499-230-22-76
(+7) 499-238-00-68

Fax (+7) 499-230-21-31

  Email Moscow@mofa.go.ug

Website moscow.mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Paris, France

Address: 13, Avenue Raymond Poincaré
75116 Paris
France

Telephone 🙁 +33) 1-56 90 12 20

 Fax 🙁 +33) 1-45 05 21 22

Email :uganda.embassy@club-internet.fr

Website :paris.mofa.go.ug

 Embassy of in Ankara, Turkey
UgurMumcuSokak No: 59
GOP/Ankara
Turkey
Tel: +90 312 437 01 94 / +90 312 437 01 95
Fax: +90 312 437 01 78
e-mails: info@ugandaembassyankara.org
consular@ugandaembassyankara.org
ugandaembassyturkey@gmail.com

Embassy of Uganda in Abuja, Nigeria

Plot 28, Ontario Crescent, Off Mississippi Street, Ministers’ Hill Maitama, Abuja
Phone: (+234-9) 4138069
Fax: (+234-9) 4138070
Email: abuja@mofa.go.ug , ugandabuja@surichtech.com

Embassy of Uganda in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

KirkosKifleKetema, Kebele 35, H. No. 031
P. O. Box 5644
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: -251-1-5513114/5513088
Fax:-251-1-5514355
Email: addis@mofa.go.ug, uganda.emb@ethionet.et

Embassy of Uganda in Kigali, Rwanda

KG 205 ST, Nyarutarama, Kigali 

B.P. 656, Kigali, Rwanda 

Tel: 00-250-503537 

Fax: 00-250-503537 

Email: kigali@mofa.go.ug , embassy@ugandaembassy.rw

Embassy of Uganda in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania

Address

25 Msasani Road
Oysterbay
P. O. Box 6237
Dar-es-Salaam
Tanzania

Telephone 🙁 +255) 222-667 391

Fax: 255) 222-667 224

Email: daressalaam@mofa.go.ug
info@ughc.co.tz

Website www.daressalaam.mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Juba, South Sudan

P.O. Box 66, Juba, Sudan
Tel:  +211 955503330.
Email: juba@mofa.go.ug,

consulugajuba2@yahoo.com

ugandaembassy.juba@yahoo.com,

ugaconsul.juba@yahoo.com 

Embassy of Uganda in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Embassy of the Republic of Uganda
Av des Cocotiers, Plot no. 15
Place Wenge, Commune de la Gombe
B.P. 8804 KINSHASA 1
KINSHASA, DRC
Tel: +243 810 507 179; +243 810 519260
Email: kinshasa@mofa.go.ug, ugambassy@simbatel.com, ugambassy@yahoo.com

Embassy of Uganda in Khartoum, Sudan

Address: P. O. Box 2676
Khartoum
Sudan

Telephone: (+249) 912 158 571

Fax: No fax number

Email: khartoum@mofa.go.ug
ugembkht@hotmail.com

Uganda High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa

Physical address:

882 Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, 0083

Pretoria – South Africa

Postal Address:

PO Box 12442, Hatfield, 0028

Pretoria – South Africa

Email: ugacomer@mweb.co.za, pretoria@mofa.go.ug

Telephone and Fax

Telephone: +27 (0) 12 342 6031/2/3

Fax: +27 (0) 12 342 6206

Embassy of Uganda in Tripoli, Libya

Address:Jaraba Street Ben Ashur, Tripoli
Phone: (021) 360.3083 international: +218.21.360.3083
Fax: (021) 489.2632 international: +218.21.489.2632
Emailugembatp60@hotmail.com

Embassy of Uganda in Mogadishu, Somalia

Address Mogadishu Somalia

Telephone: No telephone number

 Fax No fax number

Email mogadishu@mofa.go.ug

Website mogadishu.mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Bujumbura, Burundi

Address White Stone Building, 1st Floor North Wing
P.O. Box 5155 Mutanga
Bujumbura
Burundi

Telephone (+257) 22 27 46 11 / 2 / 4 or

Fax (+257) 22 27 46 13

Email ugembu@hotmail.com
bujumbura@mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Address

Villa No. 17 West: 17/02
Al Falah Street 9, Al-Bateen
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Telephone 🙁 +971) 2 665 9931

Fax 🙁 +971) 2 665 9934

Email :info@ugandaembassyuae.com

Website abudhabi.mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Address 5, Abi Al Mudhaffar Al Falaki Street
Al Namudhajiyah District
P. O. Box 94344
Riyadh 11693
Saudi Arabia

Telephone 🙁 +966) 11-454 4910
(+966) 11-521 1881

Fax 🙁 +966) 11-454 9264

Email: riyadh@mofa.go.ug
ugariyadh@hotmail.com

Website: riyadh.mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Washington D.C., United States

Address: 5911, 16th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20011
United States

Telephone 🙁 +1) (202) 726-7100

Fax 🙁 +1) (202) 726-1727

Email: washington@mofa.go.ug
info@ugandaembassyus.org

Website –

Uganda High Commission in Ottawa, Canada

Address 350 Sparks Street, Suite 1210
Ottawa, ON K1R 7S8
Canada

Telephone 🙁 +1) 613 789 7797

Fax 🙁 +1) 613 789 8909

Email :ottawa@mofa.go.ug
uhcfrontdesk@gmail.com

Website :ottawa.mofa.go.ug

Uganda High Commission in Australia, Canberra

Adress:11 Ngunawal Drive, O’Malley ACT 2605

Telephone: 2 6286 2339 and 2 6286 1234

Email ugandahc@velocitynet.com.au.

Tel: +81 3 3462 – 7107
Fax: +81 3 3462 – 7108
Email: ugabassy@tokyo.email.ne.jp

Uganda High Commission in London, United Kingdom

Address: Uganda House
58 – 59, Trafalgar Square
London WCN 5DX
United Kingdom

Telephone 🙁 +44) 207-839 578

Fax 🙁 +44) 207-839 8925

Email: info@ugandahighcomission.co.uk
admin@ugandahighcomission.co.uk

Website: london.mofa.go.ug

Embassy of Uganda in Tokyo, Japan

 9-23 Hachiyama-cho
Shibuya-ku
Tokyo, 150-0035 – Japan

Address: Uganda House
58 – 59, Trafalgar Square
London WCN 5DX
United Kingdom

Telephone 🙁 +44) 207-839 5783

Fax 🙁 +44) 207-839 8925

Email: info@ugandahighcomission.co.uk
admin@ugandahighcomission.co.uk

Embassy of Uganda in Berlin, Germany

Address
Axel Springer Strasse 54a
10117 Berlin, Germany

Tel: 049-30-24047556/ 2060990

Fax: 049-30-24047557

Email: berlin@mofa.go.ug, ugembassy@yahoo.de
Website: www.ugandaembassyberlin.de

Embassy of Uganda in Brussels, Belgium

Embassy Address

Avenue de Tervuren 317
1150 Woluwe-Saint-PierreBelgium

Telephone: +32 2 762 5825, emergency: +324 728 9240

Fax: +32 2 763 0438

Email: contactugandaembassy@gmail.com

Website: Office website

Embassy of Uganda in Copenhagen, Denmark

Address

Sofievej 15, DK-2900
Hellerup
Copenhagen
Denmark

Phone: +45-39-620966

Fax: +45-39-610148

Email: info@ugandaembassy.dk

Website: URL:Pwww.ugandaembassy.dk

Ugandan embassy in Geneva, Switzerland

Address:Rue de Vermont 37-39 (3rd Floor)
1202 Genève
Switzerland

Telephone 🙁 +41) 22 339 88 10

 Fax 🙁 +41) 22 340 70 30

Email: chancery@ugandamission.ch

Website: geneva.mofa.go.ug

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SPORTS

Mandate: to provide quality education and sports services in the country which are constitutional obligations for the Ugandan State and Government.

Location: Embassy House,Uganda, King George VI way, P. O. Box 7063 Kampala, Uganda

Tel; 0417 893 600 (General), 0417 893 615 (P.R.O)

Email: permasec@education.go.ug

Website: https://www.education.go.ug/

MUNI UNIVERSITY

Mandate: to provide higher education through appropriate science and technologies, efficient, effective, and productive education, research, indigenous knowledge preservation, and innovations for the growth and development of society.

Address: P.O. Box 725, Arua – Uganda,

Telephone: +256-476-420311/2/3,

Email: info@muni.ac.ug / inquiries@muni.ac.ug

Website: www.muni.ac.ug


MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

Mandate: to be the leading institution for academic excellence and innovations in Africa. To provide innovative teaching, learning, research and services responsive to National and Global needs.

Location: Wandegeya, Makerere
Tel: 0414-542803

P.O. Box 7062
Kampala, Uganda

MBARARA UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Mandate: to be a centre of academic and professional excellence in Science and Technology. Its vision is to provide quality and relevant education at national and international level with particular emphasis on Science and Technology and its application to community development.

Address: P.O BOX 1410,
Mbarara,  Uganda
Tel:  +256-4854-21373/ 414 123 456/ 772662062
Fax:  +25648520782
Email:  pro@must.ac.ug / helpdesk@must.ac.ug

MAKERERE UNIVERSITY BUSINESS SCHOOL

Mission: to enable the future of clients through creation and provision of knowledge.

Vision: The benchmark for Business and Management Education, Research and Training in the region.

Plot 21A Port bell Road, Nakawa

P.O.Box 1337, Kampala

Fax: +256-414-223-314, +256-414-505-921

Email: General Inquiries – pro@mubs.ac.ug

Website: https://mubs.ac.ug/contact-us/

KYAMBOGO UNIVERSITY

Mandate: Kyambogo University (KYU) was established with the main aim of promoting and advancing knowledge and development of skills in Science, Technology and Education and such other fields having regards for quality, equity, progress and transformation of society.

P.O. BOX 1 Kyambogo, Kampala-Uganda

Tel: +256-414- 286236/8.

E-mail: vckyu@kyu.ac.ug/www.kyu.ac.ug

UGANDA MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE

Mandate: UMI aims at strengthening the management and institutional capacity of the public, private and non-governmental sectors in Uganda and beyond by offering a blend of short and long courses for middle, senior, and executive-level managers; facilitating conferences, seminars, and workshops; and providing research, consultancy, and distance learning services.

Plot 44-52, Jinja Road,

P.O Box 20131 Kampala, Uganda. 

Telephone: +256-312 721 700, +256-312 721 200. 

Emailadmin@umi.ac.ug

GULU UNIVERSITY

Mandate: to serve as a launch pad for equitable development in Uganda providing knowledge and skills and stimulating innovations in education, technology, economic advancement and social development.

P.O. Box 166 Laroo Division, Gulu City

+256-471-32095/ 471-432648

pro@gu.ac.ugDDRESS:

BUSITEMA UNIVERSITY

Vision: A centre of academic and professional excellence in science, technology and innovation.

Mission: to provide high standard training, engage in quality research and outreach for socio-economic transformation and sustainable development.  

Address: Jinja – Malaba Road

P.O.BOX 236, Tororo

Tel, +256-4544-488

Email: vc@adm.busitema.ac.ug

Website: https://busitema.ac.ug

KABALE UNIVERSITY

Vision: A sustainable vibrant Centre of excellence in teaching, learning, research and community service in the Great Lakes Region and beyond

Address: P.O Box 317, Kabale – Uganda

Plot 364 Block 3 Kikungiri Hill, Kabale Municipality

Phone: +256 782860259

Email: info@kab.ac.ug

Website; https://www.kab.ac.ug/

LIRA UNIVERSITY

Lira University derives its mandate from the Universities and other Tertiary Institutions Act, 2003. The mandate as enshrined under the provisions of section 24 of the Act is to ”provide higher education, promote/ undertake research, innovations and disseminate knowledge.”

ADDRESS:

P. O. Box 1035, Lira, Uganda
Phone: Tel: +256-0471-660714
E-mail: info@lirauni.ac.ug
Web: www.lirauni.ac.ug

SOROTI UNIVERSITY

Mandate: To provide knowledge, skills, and innovations for inclusive sustainable development and transformation

Address:  P.O Box 211 Soroti, Uganda

7 Km along Soroti- Moroto Road.

www.sun.ac.ug

Email: pro@sun.ac.ug

Twitter:@SorotiUniversi1

Facebook: Soroti University

EDUCATION SERVICE COMMISSION

Mandate: The mandate of Education Service Commission is to : advise the President in performing his / her functions in relation to Article 172 of the Constitution and on appointing all personnel in the education service and charged in developing, maintaining and improving the quality of those personnel and that of the service generally.

Address:P.O Box 7196, Kampala

+256-414 342 347/ +256-414234 563+256-414-258 473/ +256-414-346 723

esc@esc.go.ug

HIGHER EDUCATION STUDENTS FINANCING BOARD

Mandate: The Higher Education Students’ Financing Board (HESFB) is a statutory body established by The Higher Education Students’ Financing Act, No. 2 of 2014 with a mandate to provide Loans and Scholarships to Ugandan students seeking to pursue Higher Education.

Address: Plot 1, Lourdel Rd, Lourdel Tower 7th Floor

P.O Box: 16810 Kampala Uganda

 +256 414 255300

 +256 392 174 999   

info@hesfb.go.ug

whistleblower@hesfb.go.ug

NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR HIGHER EDUCATION (NCHE)

Mandate: The mandate of the National Council for Higher Education is to;

  1. Regulate and guide the establishment and management of Higher Education Institutions
  2. Regulate the quality of higher education, equate qualifications, and advise the government on higher education issues.

Address: Plot M834, Kigobe Road – Kyambogo

P.O. Box 76 Kyambogo – Kampala

Tel: +256393262140/1

Email: info@unche.or.ug

Website: www.unche.or.ug

NATIONAL CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (NCDC)

Mandate: to develop curricula and related instructional materials for Pre-Primary & Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary levels of education; organizing capacity-building courses for stakeholders on curricula and matters related to curriculum and provide curriculum-related information to stakeholders through research.

Address: Plot M838, KyambogoP.O Box 7002 Kampala, Uganda, +256 393 112088 

UGANDA BUSINESS AND TECHNICAL EXAMINATIONS BOARD (UBTEB)

Mandate: UBTEB is mandated to streamline, regulate and coordinate examinations and awards in the Business and Technical profession in Uganda by Statutory Instrument No. 9 of 2009.

Address: Plot 7, Valley Drive, Ntinda
P.O Box 1499, Kampala-Uganda
Email: info@ubteb.go.ug/esubteb@gmail.com
Alternate Email: ubtebcommunications@gmail.com
Tel: 0392 002468/+256 414 289786/+256 414289787

UGANDA NATIONAL EXAMINATIONS BOARD (UNEB)

Mandate: The Board is a body corporate mandated to conduct and manage examinations in Uganda for the end of the educational cycle at Primary and Secondary school level: and to conduct examination-related research.

Address: 35 Matyrs way Ntinda,

P.O Box 7066, Kampala Uganda

TOLL FREE: 0800211077

TEL: 0414286635

uneb@uneb.ac.ug

webmaster@uneb.ac.ug

MINISTRY OF THE PRESIDENCY

Mandate: tosupport the provision of overall leadership in public policy management and promotion of good governance in public institutions.

Location: Sir Apollo Kaggwa Road, Kampala

UGANDA AIDS COMMISSION

The mandate of UAC is to provide oversight and coordination of all HIV/AIDS related activities in the country.

Plot 1-3 Salim Bay Road, Ntinda, Kampala

NATIONAL SECRETARIAT FOR PATRIOTISM CORPS

Mandate: to inculcate the norms and values of patriotism in all students in secondary schools and the youth of Uganda subsequently known as the National Patriotic Programme.

Location: Embassy House, Kampala

GOVERNMENT CITIZEN INTERACTION CENTRE

Mandate: to provide a timely and cost effective platform for engagement between the citizenry and Government

Location: SRK House, Lugogo Bypass

STATE HOUSE

Mandate: to provide at all times support to the Presidency in order to facilitate effective and efficient performance of its constitutional and administrative responsibilities as well as to cater for the welfare and security of H.E the President, H.E the Vice President and that of their families.

Location: Entebbe, Uganda

NATIONAL LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE – KYANKWANZI

Mandate: to provide ideological direction to Ugandans in order to enable them to regain their power, freedom and independence as provided in article 1 of Uganda`s 1995 constitution.

Location: Kyankwanzi District, Uganda

HEALTH MONITORING UNIT

Mandate: operates as a department under State House with the core functions of monitoring service delivery and management of medicines and health services under the health sector in the entire country.

Location: Plot 12 Ternan Avenue Nakasero

KAMPALA CAPITAL CITY AUTHORITY

Mandate: to deliver quality services to the City

Location: Plot 1-3, Apollo Kaggwa Road

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