UFP Uganda Police Drivers Recruitment

By | August 18, 2022

The Ministry of Defense under the Section of Uganda Police Jurisdiction Conducts periodic Police Recruitment. The Requirements, Criteria, Forms and Training Schools have been indicated below. The Uganda Police Recruitment is conducted usually during the first quarter of the year (January – March) or the Last quarter of the Month (August -November).

Organisation: Uganda Police Force (UPF)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Ref: HRM/138/160/01/Vol. 6/26

About US:

The Uganda Police Force (UPF) is the national police force of Uganda. The head of the Force is called the Inspector General of Police (IGP). The UPF is dedicated to ensuring the good governance of Uganda. That means they allow for the effective implementation of laws which control a state and provide for the security, prosperity and development of a nation.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Safely transport personnel and supplies
  • Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Must be a Ugandan citizen with a valid National ID (NIN).
  • Must have no criminal record.
  • Must possess a UCE certificate or its equivalent.
  • Should be ready to undertake the requisite twelve (12) months Police basic Training.
  • Must be physically and medically fit.
  • Ready to work for long hours and at times under difficult conditions.
  • Should be ready to work in any part of the country.
  • Possess good communication skills.
  • Must not be a former or serving officer in any of the Forces.
  • Suitable candidates for the above position must possess a valid driving permit with at least 3 years driving experience for that particular class.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their handwritten applications addressed to the IGP accompanied by certified copies of academic documents, photocopy of the National ID, ID of the previous schools attended, three (3) recent passport size photographs and recommendation letters from LCI, LCIII and RDC (from the respective districts of recruitment) in file folder which should be delivered to the Police District/ Divisional Headquarters

Only shortlisted candidates shall be invited for interviews on dates to be communicated.


  • Impersonation and presentation of any forged testimonials or any other forged documents shall lead to arrest and prosecution in courts of law.
  • Appointment into the Uganda Police Force is after completion of the Police Initial Training.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 18th June