Regulatory Agency Sites
The Ministry of Public Health, also known as the Ministerio de Salud, is responsible for establishing policies and strategies to protect the public health of Uruguay. The ministry informs the public and officials of potential public health issues, takes emergency measures for severe public health conditions, and trains employees on how to comply with regulatory legislation.
The Regulatory Unit of Communication Services, also known as the Unidad Reguladora de Servicios de Comunicaciones, regulates and the controls the activities of telecommunications and postal services in Uruguay. This includes ensuring universal access to services, the promotion of competition in the media industry, setting tariffs that reflect the economy, and maintaining the protection of users' rights. This site is only available in Spanish.
The National Chamber of Commerce and Services of Uruguay aims to improve trade, services, and the private sector of the national economy. This site provides information on foreign trade, business support, and legal advice as well as commerce reports and publications. Only available in Spanish.