Investment license

To legalize foreign investment in Uganda.

  • A brief Business Proposal on the project (more than 5 pages).
  • Bill of lading to confirm importation of machinery (exceptional cases).
  • Copy of the secondary license issued by the relevant Government Ministry/Department or Agency.
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Report/Certificate of Approval by NEMA.
  • Evidence of availability of funds for the project, (which could be a Bank statement for the company/Directors.
  • Filled in Application Form for an Investment Licence (Form UIA 1).
  • Land status for the Project (Attach a copy of the land title or a tenancy agreement to confirm location of the project).
  • Legal status (Copy of Certificate of Incorporation and Articles & Memorandum of Association from URSB).
  • Passport photo copy of foreign directors.
  • Phone:+256 414 301000
  • Physical Address:The Investment Centre, Plot 22B Lumumba Avenue, TWED Plaza
  • Postal Address:P.O.Box 7418, Kampala, Uganda
  • Jurisdiction:National
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  • Operating Hours:Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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