How To Get Vaccination Certificate In Uganda

Below is how to get vaccination certificate

Whether you are looking to travel or applying for a job that requires proof of Covid-19 vaccination, you can now easily get a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate online. Uganda’s Ministry of Health has created a convenient online self-service portal for this found at

  • Enter the Identification ID No you used during vaccination (e.g. NIN or any other registered alternative ID you registered during COVID-19 vaccination e.g Passport Number, Employee ID, Driving Permit, Local Council ID, etc. as written on the Vaccination Card) and the last 6 digits of your registered phone number during vaccination.
  • Once your vaccination record is verified meeting all the certification requirements, your certificate will be generated and downloadable as a PDF file that you can directly print or save as an electronic copy.

How long does it take to get a certificate after vaccination?

Your vaccination certificate will be available once you have received at least 1 dose of the vaccine.

Note that it may take up to a day after vaccination for your certificate to be available for download depending on the facility where you were vaccinated.

How long is the vaccination certificate valid?

Your proof of vaccination is valid for 270 days after your primary series vaccination(s).

How do I download my Covid vaccination certificate?

To access your certificate, you can download the COVID Cert NI app. Or, you can log in at the link below for a printable PDF version: Log in to the COVID certificate service.