How Long Does It Take To Get A National ID Replacement In Uganda

How Long Does It Take To Get A National ID Replacement In Uganda

What is A 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 Long Does It Take To Get A National ID Replacement In Uganda?

Officially one pays Shs50,000 to replace the ID, then you have to pay for a confirmation letter of Shs1,000 in a bank where you have to incur a bank charge of Shs3,000. After the confirmation letter has been activated, NIRA tells the applicant that they will have their national ID within a three-month time frame.

How do I get a replacement national ID card In Uganda?

Visit a nearby Bank and inform them that you’d like to pay for NIRA Replacement of National ID. Please come with your receipt.

How much does it cost to replace a lost 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.

How do I replace a lost national ID card in Uganda?

Report the loss of your national ID card to the police station in the area in which you lost the card, and if you do not remember where exactly, report to the nearest station. You should get a replacement request notice from the police which you will use in the process of contacting NIRA.

What will happen if my national ID is lost In Uganda?

REMINDER: Once you lose your ID, visit the nearest police station and cross check if they have it, sometimes police has a collection of such cards before delivering them to us.

Where can I get a national ID replacement In Uganda?

Uganda Registration Services Bureau – Head Office

Address: 1 Baskerville Ave, Kampala, Uganda

Phone: +256 41 4233219


Address: 16 Upper Kololo Terrace, Kampala, Uganda

Phone: +256 31 2119605

Information Access Center (National Information Technology Authority)

Address: 8H7P+9CV, Parliamentary Av., Kampala, Uganda

Uganda License Centre

Address: 8JRF+2WX, Kampala, Uganda