For information about our work in Uganda:

  • For legislation, case law and UNHCR policy relating to claims for international protection, visit Refworld.
  • For up-to-date information about our programmes and operations in Uganda, including funding level and donor contributions, visit Global Focus, UNHCR's reporting portal.

Contact Information

The UNHCR Representation in Uganda

Street Address:
Plot 11/13, Mackenzie Close, Off Mackenzie Vale, Kololo, Kampala, Uganda

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3813, Kampala, Uganda

Telephone:
41 22 739 75 46

Facsimile:
41 22 739 75 47

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 3

Working Hours:
Monday: 8:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 8:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 8:00 - 17:30
Thursday: 8:00 - 17:30
Friday:
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2021, New Year's Day
26 January 2021, Liberation Day
02 April 2021, Good Friday
05 April 2021, Easter Monday
12 May 2021, Eid-el-Fitr
20 July 2021, Heroes Day
11 October 2021, Independence Day
25 October 2021, United Nations Day (observed)
24 December 2021, Christmas Day
27 December 2021, Boxing Day (observed)

Comments:
UN Official Holidays in Uganda for 2016 1 January New Years Day 26 January Liberation Day 25 March Good Friday 28 March Easter Monday 1 May Labour Day 6 July Eid Al Fitr 12 September Eid Al Adha 9 October Independence Day 25 December Christmas Day 26 December Boxing Day

The UNHCR Sub-Office Mbarara

Street Address:
Plot 4, Karamura Lane, Mbaguta Cell, Ruharo, Mbarara, Uganda

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 391, Mbarara, Uganda

Telephone:
41 22 739 75 89

Facsimile:
256 414 256 989

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 3

Working Hours:
Monday: 8:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 8:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 8:00 - 17:30
Thursday: 8:00 - 17:30
Friday: 8:00 - 14:00
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2021, New Year's Day
26 January 2021, Liberation Day
02 April 2021, Good Friday
05 April 2021, Easter Monday
12 May 2021, Eid-el-Fitr
20 July 2021, Heroes Day
11 October 2021, Independence Day
25 October 2021, United Nations Day (observed)
24 December 2021, Christmas Day
27 December 2021, Boxing Day (observed)

UNHCR Sub Office Arua, Uganda

Street Address:
Plot 66/67, Weatherhead Park Lane, Arua, Uganda

Mailing Address:
P.O Box 847, Arua, Uganda

Telephone:
256 476 420 003

Facsimile:
256 414 256 989

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 3

Working Hours:
Monday: 8:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 8:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 8:00 - 17:30
Thursday: 8:00 - 17:30
Friday: 8:00 - 14:00
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2021, New Year's Day
26 January 2021, Liberation Day
02 April 2021, Good Friday
05 April 2021, Easter Monday
12 May 2021, Eid-el-Fitr
20 July 2021, Heroes Day
11 October 2021, Independence Day
25 October 2021, United Nations Day (observed)
24 December 2021, Christmas Day
27 December 2021, Boxing Day (observed)