NATIONAL ID REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS FOR FRESH APPLICANTS

Applicants must present the following documents for registration:
i. A duly completed NIRA form 3 available at all NIRA offices
ii. Attach the following supporting documents to prove citizenship:

1) Citizens by birth
Citizens of Uganda by birth must present the following requirements:
Mandatory
a. Copy of National ID of both or either parent (if parents are alive)
b. A certified copy of a birth certificate

In the absence of the above, attach the following
a. Recommendation letter from LC 1 chairman stating clearly that applicant is known indicating,
Applicant’s names
Details of parents
period of stay in LC1 locality
Tribe and clan
The letter should be signed with official stamp of LC1 Chairperson (include Telephone contact) and GISO/DISO
b. Identification bearing applicant’s photo

2) Dual Citizenship
a. Certified copy of certificate of Dual Citizenship
b. Passport of current country of residence

3) Citizens by Registration
a. Certified copy of Certificate of Citizenship by registration issued by National Citizenship and Immigration Control Board (NCIB)
b. Identification bearing applicant’s photo

4) Naturalization
a. Certified copy of Certificate of Naturalization as Ugandan issued by NCIB
b. Identification bearing applicant’s photo