Driving permit

Regulate driving in Uganda

  • Purpose: Regulate driving in Uganda
  • Application Fees: Nil
  • License Fee: <b>URA Fees</b><font color="#ff0000"> <font color="#000000">(Paid to URA account)</font></font><br>(a) Learners/ provisional - 30,000 Ugx <br>(b) Test fees for each class - 25,000 Ugx<br>(c) New/ full permit - (<b><font color="#ff0000">1 Year </font></b>- 55,000 Ugx and <font color="#ff0000"><b>3 Years </b></font>- 150,000 Ugx)<br>(d) Duplicate - 41,000 Ugx<br>(e) Class extension each class - 41,000 Ugx<br>(f) Foreign exchange - (<b><font color="#ff0000">1 Year </font></b>- 55,000 Ugx and <font color="#ff0000"><b>3 Years </b></font>- 150,000 Ugx)<br><b>Face Technologies fees </b>(Paid in cash to Face Technologies)<br>(a) Learners/ provisional - 30,000 Ugx <br>(b) New/ full permit - (<font color="#ff0000"><b>1 Year and 3 Years</b></font> - 60,000 Ugx)<br>(c) Duplicate - 30,000 Ugx<br>(d) Class extension - (<font color="#ff0000"><b>1 Year and 3 Years</b></font> - 60,000 Ugx)<br>(e) Foreign exchange - (<font color="#ff0000"><b>1 Year and 3 Years</b></font> - 60,000 Ugx)<font color="#ff0000"><br></font>
  • Maximum Processing Time: 2 Weeks
  • Related Websites: <a href="https://face.co.ug/portal/web/guest/home" target="_blank">www.face.co.ug</a><br><a href="https://www.ura.go.ug/index.jsp" target="_blank">www.ura.go.ug</a>
  • Validity: 1 Year and 3 Years
  • Contact Office: <a href="http://www.works.go.ug/" target="_blank">Transport Licensing Board, Ministry of Works and Transport</a>
  • Renewal Fee: URA fees ((a) 1 Year - 50,000 Ugx (b) 3 Years - 130,000 Ugx) Face technologies fees - 60,000 Ugx
  • License Type: Permit
  • Legal Basis: The Finance Act, 2016. Traffic and Road Safety (Driving Schools and Driving Instructors)
  • <ul><li> A certificate of competence for the applicant duly stamped and endorsed at the back by the Inspector of Vehicles (IOV) specifying the group(s) of vehicles the applicant is qualified to drive.</li><li>A driving test revenue receipt should be attached.</li><li>A valid provisional driving license should be attached. </li><li>Application Form UCDP1 must be completed and recommendation from medical practitioner required. </li><li>Application made on form TR VII (one copy) duly completed and signed by the applicant who must be of the age of 18 years and above. </li><li>In case of an exchange permit, the original national license (not international driving permit) which must be valid at the time of exchange must be attached.</li></ul>