British High Commission Kampala
Important Public Notice: The British High Commission will be closed on 29 September 2016 for a staff volunteering day. In case of consular emergencies, please call +256 312 312000
Monday to Thursday: 5:30 am to 10 am/11 am to 2 pm and Friday: 5:30 am to 10 am
Monday to Thursday: 08:30 am to 1 pm/2 pm to 5 pm and Friday: 08:30 am to 1 pm
For Personal Enquiries
Monday to Thursday: 08:45 am to 12:45 pm and Fridays: Closed
For Telephone Enquiries
Monday to Thursday: 08:30 am to 04:30 pm and Friday: 08:30 am to 12:30 pm
The Consular Section is closed on weekends and High Commission holidays.
In case of an emergency outside of office hours, please call +256 (0) 312 312000 for assistance.
Please note that our outside of office hours service is only for use by British nationals in an emergency situation.
Public Holidays 2017
|New Year’s Day||Monday 2 January (In lieu of Sunday 1 January)|
|International Women’s Day||Wednesday 8 March|
|Good Friday||Friday 14 April|
|Easter Monday||Monday 17 April (UK/Uganda)|
|May Bank Holiday/Labour Day||Monday 1 May (UK/Uganda)|
|Privilege Holiday Queen’s Birthday||Friday 26 May (UK)|
|Spring Bank Holiday||Monday 29 May (UK)|
|Heroes’ Day||Friday 9 June (Uganda)|
|Eid-el-Fitr*||Monday 26 June (Uganda)|
|Summer Bank Holiday||Monday 28 August (UK)|
|Eid-al-Aduha*||Friday 1 September (Uganda)|
|Independence Day||Monday 9 October (Uganda)|
|Christmas Day||Monday 25 December (UK/Uganda)|
|Boxing Day(Christmas Privilege Holiday)||Tuesday 26 December (UK/Uganda)|
*Actual dates for Eid holidays will be confirmed nearer the time
If you need to visit us or use our services and feel that they may be inaccessible to you, please call us at 0312-312-000 to make arrangements for access.
Depending upon mobility, access through the Consular and Visa entrance may not be possible, but an alternative is available on arrangement.