Embassy of Japan in Kampala


The Japanese Embassy in Uganda is a bilateral mission in Kampala and promotes Japanese interests in Uganda. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Uganda. The Japanese Embassy in Kampala is headed by Mr Kazuo Minagawa - Ambassador of Japan to Uganda.


Japanese Embassy in Kampala, Uganda East African Development Bank Building Nile Avenue P.O. Box 23553 Kampala Uganda


(+256) 41-434 9542 / 3 / 4


(+256) 41-434 9547





Mr Kazuo Minagawa - Ambassador

Office Hours:

8.30 a.m.-12.30 p.m. & 1.30 p.m.-5.00 p.m.

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Uganda require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Kampala you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Japan

For all Japanese visa related matters contact the embassy in Kampala before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ug.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+256) 41-434 9542 / 3 / 4 or email

Consulates of Japan in Uganda

Next to the embassy in Kampala there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Uganda.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Uganda.

Japanese Consulates in Uganda

Next to the embassy in Kampala, Japan has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Japan does not have any consulates located in Uganda ).