Embassy of Belgium in Uganda

Belgium in Uganda

Welcome to our website


Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Uganda and would like to register with the Embassy in Kampala? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Uganda as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Uganda, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.



From 06/03/2017 onwards, all visa applicants for Belgium will have to fill out their application form BEFORE presenting themselves at the embassy. The form is available via the following link: http://visaonweb.diplomatie.be.

From the same day onwards you MUST make an appointment using this link.

Individuals who present themselves as translators or middleman do not work for the Embassy. 


09 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders is following very closely the situation in the Carribean due to hurricane Irma. Through our embassies and consulates our fellow citizens have received advice and instructions. Belgians travelling through the region can contact at any time our diplomatic missions via the emergency numbers. It is still recommended to strictly adhere to the instructions of the local authorities. 

09 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders conveyes his most sincere condolences to the families of the victims of the earthquake in Mexico. He wishes a quick recovery to the wounded. 

08 Sep

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) issued formally today, with the support of Belgium, the very first Humanitarian Impact Bond. Belgium is, together with the ICRC, the groundbreaker of this new financing mechanism which will be rolled out to build three physical rehabilitation centers in conflict zones.

06 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders submits Belgium’s request for an opinion on the compatibility of the Investment Court System (ICS) with the European Treaties to the Court of Justice of the European Union. The ICS is the reformed system of dispute settlement between States and investors, that was introduced in the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). This morning, Belgium’s Consultative Committee reached an agreement between the Federal Government and the federated entities on the basis of Minister Reynders’ proposal.

05 Sep

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders has closely followed the elections in Kenya and the nullification of the results of the presidential election by the Supreme Court due to irregularities in the electoral process. This decision bears witness to the independence of the judiciary and the state of democracy in Kenya.