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Frequently Asked Questions

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What Is Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI) ?

What Is Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI) ?

Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry is an Umbrella private sector body whose duty is to enhance the business opportunities for the business community in Uganda.

Who heads UNCCI?

Who heads UNCCI?

The UNCCI is headed by the President who is elected by the general assembly every after five years.

How do I join The Chamber ?

How do I join The Chamber ?

You can join the UNCCI by paying subscription fee which is annual. There are four categories and according to your capacity and interests based on the benefits, you choose the category that best suits you.

What are the benefits of being a member ?

What are the benefits of being a member ?

You can join the UNCCI by paying subscription fee which is annual. There are four categories and according to your capacity and interests based on the benefits, you choose the category that best suits you.

What is the cost of UNCCI Membership ?

What is the cost of UNCCI Membership ?

This is determined by the capacity of the person interested and the benefits he is looking for

Does UNCCI render financial assistance to businesses; say in form of loans ?

Does UNCCI render financial assistance to businesses; say in form of loans ?

No. UNCCI does not offer financial assistance.

What kind of assistance does UNCCI render to the business community ?

What kind of assistance does UNCCI render to the business community ?

  • Recommendations to the companies that wish to do businesses in other countries.
  • Consultation services to the business community.
  • Advocacy Business to business networking
  • In-house training
  • Provision of business links to other countries.

Will my dues be prorated if I join after January ?

Will my dues be prorated if I join after January ?

No. You can join at any time of the year and your subscription will expire the day before the previous year’s date of subscription.

What type of events does UNCCI host?

What type of events does UNCCI host?

  • International delegations’ meetings
  • Trainings
  • Networking events
  • Private sector Consultative meetings
  • Sensitization meetings and events.
  • Promotional events

Do I have to be a member of UNCCI to attend events?

Do I have to be a member of UNCCI to attend events?

No; although in the event that UNCCI can not have many persons participating, members are given a priority.

I need a Certificate of Origin. Where can I get this?

I need a Certificate of Origin. Where can I get this?

You can find it at the UNCCI’s offices.

What are the UNCCI working hours?

What are the UNCCI working hours?

Our offices are opened between 08:30 to 05:00

Where is UNCCI located ?

Where is UNCCI located ?

Plot 1A Kira Road. P.O. Box 3809, Kampala Uganda. Tel: +256-701 342 220|+256-392 266 323

Is UNCCI in operation only in Kampala ?

Is UNCCI in operation only in Kampala ?

NO. We have branch offices in over 80 districts around the country.

What is the difference between UNCCI and UIA?

What is the difference between UNCCI and UIA?

UNCCI is an umbrella organization for the private sector in its entirety which includes investors, traders, exporters, importers among others while UIA is specifically for Investments.

How can one become a partner of UNCCI?

How can one become a partner of UNCCI?

That is principally a managerial decision determined by a number of factors that would best be explained in person with the administrators.