Certificate of eligibility for enrollment

To maintain and ascertain that only qualified persons are enrolled.

  • Purpose: To maintain and ascertain that only qualified persons are enrolled.
  • Application Fees: 5,000 Ugx
  • License Fee: (a) Certificate - 30,000 Ugx <br> (b) Issue of notice to gazette - 10,000 Ugx<br>(c) Gazette fee - 300,000 Ugx <font color="#ff6666"><i>(Paid to UPPC)</i></font><br>
  • Maximum Processing Time: At the discretion of the council
  • Related Websites: <a href="https://www.lawcouncil.go.ug/index.html" target="_blank">www.lawcouncil.go.ug</a><br><a href="http://www.judiciary.go.ug/" target="_blank">www.judiciary.go.ug</a>
  • Validity: One-off
  • Contact Office: <a href="https://www.lawcouncil.go.ug/page-about.html" target="_blank">The law council</a>
  • Renewal Fee: N/A
  • License Type: Certificate
  • Legal Basis: The Advocates Act, Cap.267 Statutory Instrument 267-1. The Advocates (Enrollment and Certification) Regulations.
  • The application shall be made through writing and delivering or sending to the Secretary of the Law Council the following:<br><ul><li>Professional skill and experience.</li><li>Two recommendations, one from a practicing lawyer and the other from an academician.&nbsp; </li><li>The application.</li><li>The affidavit supporting the application. <br></li><li>Certified copies of certificate or other documents which the applicant submit as evidence of his or her qualifications.</li></ul>