Please ensure you have read and understood the guidelines and requirements both on www.ecitizen.go.ke and those listed below before submitting your application.
You will need to apply for your Passport on the E-citizen platform before booking an appointment for processing at the High Commission. (www.ecitizen.go.ke)
Passport applications without complete requirements will not be processed. Please ensure all the requirements are met.
You must bring your original Kenyan Birth Certificate, parent's Identity Card and Passport that is being replaced. Copies will not suffice.
Please ensure you follow the order of documents as outlined below.
The waiting period is approximately 6 weeks.
Dual Citizens are required to declare their other nationality prior to renewing Kenya passports.
Those required to apply to regain Kenya citizenship are expected to await completion of the regaining process.
Use clear photos with all facial features clearly outline against a white background without shadows in the background. The photo should be decent & not include spectacles. The face should be 2.5 by 2 inches
Collection of passports is strictly only via postal services.
As a measure in support of the containment of the spread of Covid-19, applicants are advised to provide at the time of application, a secure, registered and trackable self-addressed envelope with pre-paid postage stamps for the dispatch of their critical documents. The envelope should have sufficient return postage (not less than 500g) and clearly indicates full names and postcode of the applicant.
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.
The following categories of passport services are provided at the Mission, select your passport option below and read the information carefully, as it contains vital information for your passport application.
A child born outside of Kenya to an Kenya citizen parent(s) is eligible for Kenya citizenship
For Passport holders with expired or filled up passports.
For Passport holders who have lost or damaged their passport.
For Passport holders who wish to change their names on their passports.