Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities

The mandate of the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities is derived from Article 189 and Sixth Schedule the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda (1995), Uganda Wildlife Act Cap 200, Uganda Tourism Act, 2008, Historical Monuments Act 1967, Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act, 2006.

The Ministry's Mandate is: "To formulate and implement policies, strategies, plans and programs that promotes tourism, wildlife and cultural heritage conservation for socio-economic development and transformation of the country."

The Ministry's Vision is: "Sustainable tourism, wildlife and cultural heritage contributing to the transformation of the Ugandan society from a peasant to a modern and prosperous one."

The Ministry's mission is: "To develop and promote tourism, wildlife and cultural heritage resources for enhancement of Uganda as a preferred tourist destination, with accelerated sector contribution to the national economy."

For details, please visit the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities' website: www.tourism.go.ug/

Address:

Rwenzori Towers, Second Floor

Plot 6, Nakasero Road

P.O.Box 4241

Kampala.

Tel: +256414-561700