Welcome to VFS Global

VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in Uganda. The Canada Visa Application Centre is operated by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in partnership with VFS Global.

Apply for a visa
Find information and begin your application
Book an appointment
Schedule your appointment with us
Find a centre
Information about your local centre
Buy services
Enjoy a faster, more convenient and more luxurious application

Important information

  • 20 May 2020
    Following Ministerial Instructions issued by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration of Canada on April 9 and on April 29, 2020, applicants can no longer submit an application for temporary residence in paper at the VAC. New Ministerial Instructions issued on May 19, 2020 have extended this measure until June 9, 2020.
  • 07 April 2020
    Please be aware that the Canada Visa Application Center is in no way partnered with any company to provide services for their visa applications. The CVAC in Kampala is the only entity in Uganda authorized by the Government of Canada to provide administrative support services to Canadian visa applicants.
  • 08 August 2019

    Booking an appointment is mandatory for biometric enrolment.