Fishing vessel license (Non-citizen) All water bodies

Control the number of foreigners fishing in our water bodies and create employment for (local) Ugandan citizens.

  • Purpose: Control the number of foreigners fishing in our water bodies and create employment for (local) Ugandan citizens.
  • Application Fees: 10,000 Ugx
  • License Fee: 2,000,000 Ugx
  • Maximum Processing Time: 2 Days
  • Related Websites: <a href="http://www.agriculture.go.ug/">www.agriculture.go.ug</a>
  • Validity: 1 Year
  • Contact Office: <a href="http://www.agriculture.go.ug/">Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries</a><br>
  • Renewal Fee: 2,000,000 Ugx
  • License Type: License
  • Legal Basis: The Fish Act, Cap. 197. The Fish (Fishing) Rules, S.I. No. 33 of 2010
  • <ul><li>Be 18 years and above.</li><li>Be a BMU registered member.</li><li>Possesses legal fishing gears and appliances</li><li>Legal size of fishing boat.</li><li>Work permit from Ministry of Internal Affairs.</li></ul>