Planning visits to and from Uganda

Planning and leading a trip to Uganda is one of the most rewarding parts of our Link. As a diocese we are committed to offering you as much support and resourcing as possible. Please contact Chris Dobson as your first port of call for advice and help in obtaining tickets, planning travel, transport in Uganda, programmes, etc.

Email: chris.dobson@bristoldiocese.org

Telephone: 0117 906 0100 or 07530821641

We have produced a number of documents designed to make the process of organising and leading visits as straightforward as possible. They can be simply downloaded and read or printed using the links below:

General guidelines for planning a trip

Guidelines for arranging visits that include home stays

Guidelines for hosting visitors from Uganda in Bristol

Guidelines for healthy travel in Uganda

We take Health and Safeguarding considerations very seriously so it is important that organisers read all the guidelines, and particularly those for staying healthy and managing risks, very carefully. Please also consult with Chris Dobson the Global Partnerships Officer at every stage he will be delighted to assist you.

Risk Assessment Form

Additional sources of information and help:

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Everyone travelling to Uganda should read the Foreign and Commonwealth Officereports on Uganda.

British High Commission

Visit the British High Commission web site in Uganda for information on services available to British citizens travelling in Uganda. You may wish to write to the British High Commission before leaving to inform them that you will be in the country.