China Embassy in Uganda

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Sun Heping
Address: 37, Malcolm X Avenue, Kololo, Kampala
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 4106, Kampala

Office Hours for Visa Section

08:30 - 11:00 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Sections of Chinese Embassy in Uganda

Sections Information
General Office Tel: +256-414-259881
Consular Desk Tel: +256-414-236895
Ambassador Office Tel: +256-414-231181 (Ambassador)
Fax: +256-414-235087
Political Office Tel: +256-414-234058, 231095
Fax: +256-414-235087
Administrative Office Tel: +256-414-259881
Fax: +256-414-235087
Consular Office Tel: +256-414-236895, 230196 (Counselor)
Fax: +256-414-235087
Economic & Commercial Office Address: Plot 116, Luthuli Avenue, Bugolobi, Kampala (P.O. Box 8858)
Tel: +256-414-220570, 220263
Fax: +256-414-235087
Email: or

 Brief Intro
The Republic of Uganda is located in eastern Africa with many plateaus and alpine lakes. It has the third highest peak in the world, Mount. Margherita and the largest freshwater lakes in Africa, Lake Victoria which has 42% of its lake area located inside Uganda. Most of the territory belongs to tropical savanna climatic zone.   
Neighboring Countries: Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, D. R. Congo, Sudan
Land Area: about 241,000 square kilometers (93,051 square miles)
Capital: Kampala      
Time: It is 3 hours earlier than GMT and 5 hours later than Beijing Time. 
Official Language: English (Swahili and Luganda are also widely used)
Major Religions: Catholic, Christianism, primitive religions, Islam
Currency: Schilling 

 Important Holidays: Liberation Day (April 11), Independence Day (October 9)

 Notices for Chinese Going to Uganda
1. Ugandan Embassy in China only accepts applications on Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning. There are ordinary, travel and business visas. Expedited service (three working days) is available, coasting CNY700. Generally, it needs 5 working days and CNY500. 

2. Stay duration is usually 30 days and no extension is available for ordinary visas. Local immigration bureau often issue special visa with 3-month validity for those who want to work or open a business there. 

3. In certain cases, on-site visa can be applied after arriving at the port.

 Please contact Embassy of Uganda in China if Ugandans have problems there.
 Related China Embassies in Africa: Zambia, Zimbabwe, Algeria

- Last modified on Apr. 11, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Uganda
Asked by Ronald from UGANDA | Apr. 10, 2019 07:27Reply
Does the embassy give Z visas to Ugandan teachers? If yes, what are the requirements? Thanks.
Answers (1)
Answered by Fred | Apr. 11, 2019 00:05

You can apply for work Z type from the China embassy. You should prepare a filled-out application form affixed with 1 passport-style photo, your passport and its photocopy, physical examination report, and the work permit from your employer. Just for reference.
Asked by NAMAGANDA SHARON from UGANDA | Mar. 01, 2019 01:54Reply
how much is working visa in 2019 from uganda to china
Answers (1)
Answered by Daniel from DENMARK | Mar. 03, 2019 17:32

You may need to pay UGX390,000 per person for that.
Asked by Momo from UGANDA | Feb. 21, 2019 14:13Reply
How much cost for multiple entry
Answers (1)
Answered by Hill | Feb. 21, 2019 19:01

You may need to pay UGX780,000 or 1,170,000 for half year or one year multiple entries visa.
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