How To Apply For Uganda National Id Online

What is National ID?

A national identification number, national identity number, or national insurance number or JMBG/EMBG is used by the governments of many countries as a means of tracking their citizens, permanent .

How To Apply For Uganda National Id Online

Here is how you can apply for your ID online in Uganda

Please note that this application can not be done online. Every applicant must register for their Identity Card in person and collect it in person.

The major safeguards when you enroll for an identity card will be your finger prints, facial features, etc.

What do I need to get a national ID in Uganda?

naturalization or certificate of citizenship by registration as appropriate.

Any other supporting documents e.g. copy of birth certificate, passport, Marriage certificate, academic documents, driving permit, baptism card, voter’s card etc. Copy of NID of parents (Where available).

How long does it take to get a Ugandan national ID?

This process can take up to 3 months.

How much is a national ID in Uganda?

 The National ID card is issued free of charge for the first time but a fee of UGX 50000/= is charged upon replacement of a lost, damaged or defaced card.