Mobile telephones

The following Ugandan mobile telephone service providers are available: Vodacom, MTN and Airtel.
 
Mobile telephone service providers also provide gateway to Internet using GPRS or 3G. Cell phone SIM cards are widely available.  
 
However, every SIM card user/buyer in Uganda is expected by law to be registered for activation. The SIM card can be registered at the point of purchase, a passport is required for SIM card activation.