Shipping to Uganda from the United States

Shipping from the US to Uganda

Uganda import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: Ugandan shilling (UGX)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 50 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 18%
duties calculation method
Calculation method: CIF

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

The taxation for a particular country depends on the local GST/VAT, as well as the item category and its declared value. The tax & duty threshold is the amount at which a person begins paying taxes based on the declared value of an item.

Uganda calculates using the CIF method, which means the import duty and taxes are calculated based on the value of the imported goods as well as shipping costs.

duties calculation method
Import duty product categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate

  • Mobiles0%
  • Tablets0%
  • Computers0%
  • Cameras0%
  • Accessories0%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles0%
  • Health & Beauty25%
  • Fashion25%
  • Watches25%
  • Jewelry25%
  • Pets Accessories25%
  • Dry Food & Supplements25%
  • Home Appliances25%
  • Home decor25%
  • Toys25%
  • Sports25%
  • Luggage25%
  • Audio video25%
  • Documents0%
  • Gaming25%
  • Books & Collectibles0%

We are constantly trying to keep this information accurate, but it may change at any time.

Shipping Documentation to Uganda

Shipping internationally is a complex process that requires a lot of paperwork. It is a process that takes a lot of time and can be confusing. Forward.me automatically creates the necessary paperwork for your shipment based on the information you provide. This makes the process quick and easy for you.
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Tax Documents & Shipping Labels
  • Battery Statement

How Forward.me Works

Create a Forward.me account to get your U.S. shipping address.

Shop online in the United States and have your purchases shipped to your U.S. address.

When your packages arrive at Forward.me, click the SHIP button to get them sent to you!

Uganda Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

shipping to alcohol from the US
AlcoholProhibited
Animals
AnimalsProhibited
Chemicals
ChemicalsProhibited
shipping to currency from the US
CurrencyProhibited
shipping to drugs from the US
DrugsProhibited
Explosives
ExplosivesProhibited
shipping firearms from the US
FirearmsProhibited
Fresh Food
Fresh FoodProhibited
Plants
PlantsProhibited
Seeds
SeedsProhibited
Tobacco
TobaccoProhibited

Confused on Uganda customs and regulations? Before shipping to Uganda (or any country), it's important to know if there are any special arrangements to make when sending them or even if they are legal at all. Get shipping regulations for Uganda and other countries at ForwardMe.

Cities in Uganda. ForwardMe will ship American products to your door in any Uganda city, including:

Shipping to Kampala
Shipping to Mbale
Shipping to Arua
Shipping to Tororo
Shipping to Gulu
Shipping to Lira
Shipping to Mbarara
Shipping to Jinja
Shipping to Kasese
Shipping to Masaka
Shipping to Kitgum
Shipping to Busia
Shipping to Iganga
Shipping to Kabale
Shipping to Fort Portal
Shipping to Mityana
Shipping to Adjumani
Shipping to Masindi
Shipping to Pallisa
Shipping to Nebbi
Shipping to Moyo
Shipping to Kayunga
Shipping to Mubende
Shipping to Pakwach
Shipping to Kamuli
Shipping to Ntungamo
Shipping to Kiboga
Shipping to Sironko
Shipping to Kisoro
Shipping to Kumi
Shipping to Mpigi
Shipping to Katakwi
Shipping to Soroti
Shipping to Koboko
Shipping to Nakasongola
Shipping to Kalangala
Shipping to Bugiri
Shipping to Kaberamaido
Shipping to Moroto
Shipping to Kaabong
Shipping to Kapchorwa
Shipping to Bundibugyo
Shipping to Hoima
Shipping to Mukono
Shipping to Yumbe
Shipping to Kasaali
Shipping to Bududa
Shipping to Wakiso
Shipping to Lyantonde
Shipping to Mayuge
Shipping to Bulambuli
Shipping to Maracha
Shipping to Luwero
Shipping to Namayingo
Shipping to Luuka Town
Shipping to Kibuku
Shipping to Bupoto
Shipping to Apac
Shipping to Rubirizi
Shipping to Busesa
Shipping to Buikwe
Shipping to Kagadi
Shipping to Bushenyi
Shipping to Kaliro
Shipping to Butebo
Shipping to Namutumba
Shipping to Manafwa
Shipping to Ibanda
Shipping to Rukungiri
Shipping to Gombe
Shipping to Kyenjojo
Shipping to Mitoma
Shipping to Kalungu
Shipping to Bukomansimbi
Shipping to Rubanda
Shipping to Butaleja
Shipping to Serere
Shipping to Amuria
Shipping to Nsiika
Shipping to Kibiito
Shipping to Kibingo
Shipping to Bukedea
Shipping to Ntara
Shipping to Binyin
Shipping to Mparo
Shipping to Kinoni
Shipping to Kole
Shipping to Zombo
Shipping to Rakai
Shipping to Lwengo
Shipping to Bukwo
Shipping to Kasanda
Shipping to Dokolo
Shipping to Kamwenge
Shipping to Ngora
Shipping to Alebtong
Shipping to Kanungu
Shipping to Kanoni
Shipping to Oyam
Shipping to Sembabule
Shipping to Kakumiro
Shipping to Buyende
Shipping to Kalaki
Shipping to Isingiro
Shipping to Kyegegwa
Shipping to Butalangu
Shipping to Amolatar
Shipping to Lamwo
Shipping to Palenga
Shipping to Kotido
Shipping to Pader
Shipping to Agago
Shipping to Bulisa
Shipping to Amudat
Shipping to Nabilatuk
Shipping to Napak
Shipping to Kiryandongo
Shipping to Kiruhura
Shipping to Abim
Shipping to Ntoroko
Shipping to Otuke
Shipping to Amuru
Shipping to Nakapiripirit
Shipping to Kyankwanzi
Shipping to Nwoya
Shipping to Kitamilo
Shipping to Bombo
Shipping to Entebbe
Shipping to Katwe
Shipping to Masindi Port

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