Classification Criteria

As a member of the East African Community, Uganda Subscribes to the East African Grading and Classification Criteria. Uganda was the first to implement the Criteria for accommodation establishments in 2007 during the Common wealth summit preparations.

The EAC Standards Criteria for Classification of Accommodation, Restaurant and Other Tourism Facilities was gazette in 2010 and are already being implemented by all the partner states. These include the following: -

•          Classification Criteria for Lodges 

•          Classification criteria for Motels 

•         Classification Criteria for Restaurants 

•          Classification Criteria for Tented Camps 

•          Classification Criteria for Town hotels  

•          Classification Criteria for Vacation Hotels

•          Classification Criteria for Villas, Cottages and serviced apartments

For details on any standard please click on the desired criteria to download.