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How to Apply for a Yellow Fever Vaccination

This service enables applicants (Rwandans and foreigners) to book a time slot at Rwanda Biomedical Center in Gikondo to get a yellow fever vaccination. The service is provided by the Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC).

The processing time is 1 day and its price is Rwf 15,000.


  • Applicants with or without an Irembo account can apply for this service. 

  • Click here to find out how to create an account on IremboGov.

  • Rwandan citizens above 16 years should have a national ID number.

  • Rwandan citizens below 16 years should have a Citizen Application Number. You can contact the sector office where the child is registered to provide the child application number.

  • Foreigners should have a passport number.

  • Applicants should have a valid phone number, email address, or both. 

Follow these simple steps to book an appointment for a yellow fever vaccination:

  1. Visit and under Health, click on Yellow fever vaccination.

  1. Choose who you are applying for: Self or Child and click Apply.

  1. Once you click on Apply

  • For a Self application, enter your identification number (National Id for Rwandans and Passport number for Foreigners) and the details will be displayed on the right side of the page.

  • For a Child application, enter the child id and the child details will appear on the right side of the page.

  1. Fill  in the Appointment Details.

  2. Click Next to proceed. 

  1. Verify that the information is true, enter a phone number and/or email address, check the verification box, and click Submit.

  2. A billing Number/ID (88…) will be generated for payment, Click Pay

  3. Applicants choose the mode of payment: offline (MTN, Airtel, or BK) or online (Visa or MasterCard). For more information about payment modes, click here.


NOTE: After applying and paying successfully via IremboGov, the applicant receives a confirmation notification and goes for vaccination at the selected test center. After the vaccination, the applicant receives the Yellow Fever card from the Rwanda Biomedical Center.

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