Driving permit

Regulate driving in Uganda

  • A certificate of competence for the applicant duly stamped and endorsed at the back by the Inspector of Vehicles (IOV) specifying the group(s) of vehicles the applicant is qualified to drive.
  • A driving test revenue receipt should be attached.
  • A valid provisional driving license should be attached.
  • Application Form UCDP1 must be completed and recommendation from medical practitioner required.
  • Application made on form TR VII (one copy) duly completed and signed by the applicant who must be of the age of 18 years and above.
  • In case of an exchange permit, the original national license (not international driving permit) which must be valid at the time of exchange must be attached.
  • Phone: +256 414320101
  • Physical Address: Old Port Bell Road
  • Postal Address: P.O.Box 10 Kampala, Uganda
  • Jurisdiction: National
  • Email Address: mowt@works.go.ug
  • Website: www.works.go.ug
  • Operating Hours: Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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