Guidance Note on IT Certification.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017


Commencing the Financial Year 2016/17, all providers of Information Technology (IT) services and products are required to be certified by the National Information Technology Authority (NITA-U) as per:


(i)The Budget Execution Circular for Financial Year 2016/17 (Page 6 of 18) issued by the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (MoFPED) on 29th June 2016, Ref: PPD/M15/B01/000, and 


(ii)The Circular to Procuring and Disposing Entities on the need for Certification of all Information Technology Service Providers by the National Information Technology Authority - Uganda – Circular No.1 of 2017 issued by the Public Procurement and Disposal Authority (PPDA) on 8th Feb 2017, Ref: BPD86/107/02.


This Note is intended to guide all the MDAs/LGs and IT Service Providers.


 Download  the full Guidance Note on IT Certification

 Download PPDA IT Certification Circular