About the guide

Expats in Uganda, a product of Lynx Media Ltd is your free practical guide to settling and living in Uganda and was founded in 2013. The guide offers readers resourceful and insightful solutions to questions that may come across in your daily life.

The guide features a variety of topics for instance. Who is responsible for supply of utility service, what’s required for one to get a driving license/pay taxes/acquire land/get a corporate account/which insurance product is offered where/education system of Uganda/parenting/social security and health/import a vehicle among other essential needs in our daily life.


The guide is distributed to various business and administrative centers (financial institutions, insurance companies.

Telecoms among other private companies), at the Airport, NGOs, International schools and foreign domestic embassies. Free of charge!

Print Run

We print 6,000 copies per edition.

Target Audience

The guide is relevant to settlers (investors, expatriates)/foreign residents who live in dispersed communities (spread out country wide.)

Schedule For booking Deadline

EditionBooking DeadlineThemes
December 2019 – January 202011th November 2019Festive Season
February – March 202010th January 2020Housing/ Insurance / Domestic Needs
April – May 20206th March 2020Expats Contribution to the Economy
June – July 20208th May 2020

Education and Parenting

August – September 202010th July 2020

Everyday life + Settling

October – November 202010th September 2020

Conservation, Travel and Tourism

December 2020 – January 202111th November 2020Festive Season

Below is our rate card per edition:

Page SizeDimensionsPriceVAT (18%)Total Price
Back Cover14.85cm x 21cm2,500,000UGX450,000UGX2,950,000UGX
Inside Front Cover14.85cm x 21cm2,200,000UGX396,000UGX2,596,000UGX
Inside Back Cover14.85cm x 21cm2,200,000UGX396,000UGX2,596,000UGX
Full Page14.85cm x 21cm1,790,000UGX322,200UGX2,112,200UGX
Half Page14.85cm x 10.5cm1,080,000UGX194,400UGX1,274,400UGX
Quarter Page7.5cm x 10.5cm560,000UGX100,800UGX660,800UGX
Classified Adverts7.5cm X 5.25cm300,000GX54,000UGX354,000UGX

Half and Full page adverts include a business logo on our Kampala Map

Number of EditionsPercentage Discount
Booking for one EditionNo Discount
Bookings for 2 – 3 Editions5% on Rate before VAT
Bookings for 4 Editions and more10% On rate Before VAT