Non-impediment to Marriage

A certificate of non impediment to marriage is issued by the Embassy to a Ugandan National who intends to marry a Foreign National whose country requires such a certificate. 

These nationalities include: 

  1. Burundian
  2. Congolese- DRC
  3. Rwandese
  4. Any other whose country may so request


  1. Two passport size photographs
  2. A copy of a formal identity card - National ID or Passport
  3. A letter of no objection from your parents i.e. the Ugandan parents.
  4. Clearance from Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB)
  5. A Sworn AFFIDAVIT before a Commissioner of Oaths or a High Court Judge to the effect that you are single and there are no legal or social impediments to your intended marriage.
  6. Processing period- One week after submission of the documents.
  7. Fee- FBU 20,000= Twenty Thousand Only.

Note: For marriage in the church, the church may require other documents like:
  • Baptism Certificate
  • Confirmation Certificate
  • A letter of approval from your church in Uganda etc