Banks and Bureaux de Change

Mbarara town has a number of banks and forex (foreign currency exchange) bureaus. There is a steady growth in the banking sector with the establishment in the Mbarara Municipality area of branches of the Central Bank and all the main commercial banks, including international banks (Barclays, Standard Chartered, and Stanbic).  http://www.banks-uganda.com/mbarara-banks-uganda.html

All major currencies are used and can be exchanged. Some forex bureaus work 24/7. Visit any of the banks to establish current forex rates on market.

Mbarara District also has registered SACCOS to promote savings and credit. Some of the registered SACCOs include:

LIST OF SACCOS IN MBARARA DISTRICT   

S/No

SACCO NAME

REG. No.

SUB-COUNTY/LOCATION

 

RWANYAMAHEMBE

SUB COUNTY

 

 

1

Ebirungi Biruka Omututu

6637/RCS

Rwanyamahembe (Bwizibwera)

2

Rwanyamahembe

8279/RCS

Rwanyamahembe (Bwizibwera)

3

Runengo Tukwatanise

6955/RCS

Rwanyamahembe

4

JOJAKA Investments

10834/RCS

Rwanyamahembe (Next to S/C)

5

Katyazo Community Farmers

 

P.5146/RCS

 

Katyazo- Rwanyamahembe

 

BUBARE SUB COUNTY

 

6

BUSCO

7483/RCS

Bubaare –(Kashaka T/C)

7

Bubaare Development

7385/RCS

Bubaare – (Rwentanga T/C)

8

Kati Nyakisharara

P. 2307/RCS

Bubaare (Next Mr. Kamugasha’s home in Nyakisharara)

9

Kashaka Girls Sec. Sch. Staff

 

P.6018/RCS

 

Kashaka Girls SS – Bubaare S/C

10

Mugarutsya Farmers

P.1619/RCS

Bubaare- ( Mugarusya T/C)

 

KAGONGI SUB COUNTY

 

11

Nsetura

6455/RCS

Kagongi (Nsiika T/C Kagongi S/C

12

Nyaminyobwa Bataka

P. 4832/RCS

Kagongi – In Nyaminyobwa village

13

Ngango Abarihamwe Farmers

 

6585/RCS

 

Kagongi Trading Center

 

RUBAYA SUB COUNTY

 

15

Keirungu

7501/RCS

Rubaya – Ekihangire T/C

16

Ruhunga Farmers

P. 6059/RCS

Rubaya – Kaguhanzya T/C

 

RUBINDI SUB COUNTY

 

17

Mbarara Epicenter

10525/RCS

Rubindi – In Karwensanga Village

18

Rubindi Savings & Credit

4619/RCS

Rubindi – (In Rubindi T/C)

19

Rubindi Farmers

9646/RCS

Rubindi – (In Rubindi T/C)

 

KASHARE SUB COUNTY

 

 

20

Kashare Peoples Sacco

 

Kashare

 

 

 

 

 

BUKIRO SUB COUNTY

 

 

21

Bukiro

P.1431/RCS

Bukiro  - At Bukiro S/C