Uruguay - Country Commercial Guide
Licensing Requirements for Professional Services

Includes license requirements for key professional services that are open to U.S. service providers.

Last published date: 2021-11-08

Those wishing to provide professional services in Uruguay need applicable licensure certified by the appropriate Uruguayan authorities.


  • Uruguay XXI -  https://www.uruguayxxi.gub.uy/en/
  • Chamber of Industries (http://www.ciu.com.uy/innovaportal/v/15505/1/innova.front/informes_de_comercio_internacional.%20html)
  • Trade Policy Advising Unit at the Ministry of Economy and Finance -  https://www.gub.uy/ministerio-economia-finanzas/asesoria-politica-comercial
  • Uruguayan Technological Lab (LATU)
  • Uruguayan Institute of Technical Norms (UNIT)
  • Diario Official (national gazette)
  • Communication Regulatory Agency -  https://www.gub.uy/unidad-reguladora-servicios-comunicaciones/
  • Energy and Water Regulatory Agency (URSEA)
  • Ministry of Public Health (MSP)
  • Organismo Uruguayo de Acreditación – (http://www.organismouruguayodeacreditacion.org/Pagina_Principal.htm)