Emergency Travel Certificate
This is a one-way travel document issued to Kenya citizens to travel to Kenya when they have emergencies and are not in possession of valid Kenya passports or have lost their Kenyan passports. This document is withdrawn by the Immigration officer upon arrival at the point of entry in Kenya.
application requirements
Things to noteEmergency Travel Certificate RequirementsBook Appointment
Things to Note:

You must book an appointment online before visiting the mission. Incomplete applications will not be processed and will be rejected.

It is recommended that you apply for your emergency travel document not earlier than two weeks to your travel date.

An applicant needs to be sure which airline and routing they will use before submitting an application.

Persons who hold other nationality passports (Dual Nationals) are NOT ELIGIBLE for emergency travel certificates

In line with the UK Government guidelines, everyone coming to the Mission must wear a mask and note that social distancing rules will be enforced.

Requirements for Emergency Travel Certificate
Request letter explaining the emergency
Application form duly completed manually and signed (Click to Download)
Three (2) passport size photographs recently taken on a white background
Original and copy of expired passport
Copy of applicant’s birth certificate both sides
Police report if passport is lost
A sworn affidavit if the passport is mutilated
Postal order of £15.00 payable to Kenya High Commission.
Residence permit/Naturalisation certificate/proof of having regained Kenya citizenship and or declared Kenya citizenship
Flight itinerary
Book Appointment

Visit the Kenyan High Commission to apply for Passport or ID services. Currently all eTA services are carried out online.

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