Welcome to the Embassy of Sweden in Kampala, Uganda

The Embassy of Sweden in Kampala has a broad mandate to promote Swedish-Ugandan relations through political dialogue, development cooperation, trade and investment, cultural exchange and through service to Swedish and foreign citizens with issues related to Swedish authorities. The Embassy also provides assistance to Swedish citizens in the event of a consular crisis.

The Embassy also represents Sweden in Central African Republic and Tchad.

Última atualização 17 jan 2020, 15.49

Endereço postal

24 Lumumba Avenue, Nakasero


Embassy of Sweden
P.O. Box 22669


+256 417 700 800


+256 417 700 801

E-mail for questions regarding migration

The Embassy's office and visiting hours:

Office hours:

Monday-Thursday 08.00-16.30 
Friday 08.00-13.30

The Migration Sections reception by appointment only from 31 March 2020

In view of the recommended precautions by the Ministry of Health and President Yoweri Musevini set restrictions to limit the spread of the coronavirus Covid-19. The Migrations Sections drop-in reception will close from Monday 30th March 2020 until further notice. The reception will receive persons by appointment only, if you wish to make an appointment kindly send an e-mail to

We kindly urge those applying for a residence permit to apply online. If you have limited access to internet kindly ask the referent in Sweden to apply for you.

The reception will remain open for consular matters. However, we kindly ask that you notify us by e-mail or telephone before visiting the Embassy, if possible.

 The Embassy is closed a certain holidays, see actual days below.

Phone hours for questions:
Monday - Thursday 15.00-16.00

You need to have an appointment to leave biometrics. Please contact us on email: to book an appointment.


All applications for short stay visas, up tp maximum 90 days, to Sweden must be lodged at the Embassy of France in Kampala. For more information regarding how to book an appointment and apply, kindly visit


Application for and delivery of ordinary Swedish passports and national ID-cards are done on appointment. 
Tel: (+256) 417 700 800

Facebook: @embassyofswedeninkampala
Twitter: @SwedeninUG
Instagram: swedeninug

The Embassy is closed the following holidays 2020:

  • 1 January
    New Years Day
  • 6 January
  • 10 April
    Good Friday
  • 13 April
    Easter Monday
  • 1 May
    Labour Day
  • 25 May
    Eid al Fitr/End of Ramadan
  • 3 June
    Martyr's Day
  • 19 June
    Midsummer's Eve
  • 9 October
    Ugandan Independence Day
  • 24 December
    Christmas Eve
  • 25 December
    Christmas Day
  • 31 December
    New Years Eve