Film industry licenses

To regulate the film industry

  • Proof of ownership of the premises or a copy of the agreement with the owner of the premises if rented;(Only applicable to exhibition premises).
  • Signed undertaking of the distributors or exhibitors as outlined in the guidelines for film distribution and exhibition.
  • Completed UCC prescribed application forms.
  • Publication of successful applicants by the Commission.
  • All distributors registered and licensed by the Commission shall apply and obtain a release certificate for each visual-audio film and video works intended for commercial distribution within Uganda.
  • Phone: + 256 414 339000/ 312 339000 TOLL FREE 0800133911
  • Physical Address: Plot 42-44, Spring road, Bugolobi
  • Postal Address: P.O. Box 7376 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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