National ID Applications
If you are of Kenyan Origin you may apply for a Kenyan National ID, please read the following information carefully.
Application RequirementsDownload Application FormBook Appointment

To enable us serve you better, It is imperative that you book an appointment when submitting your applications for all Consular Services

Notes for First Time Applicants

All Kenyans who attain the age of 18 years are eligible to issuance of Identity Cards;

Kenyans who acquire citizenship by registration are also entitled to issuance of identity cards;

Kenyans with 1st generation Identity Cards are required to apply for 2nd generation Identity Cards;

Requirements for Applying for a National ID Card
Valid original and copy of applicant’s Kenyan passport;
Original and Certified copy of applicant’s Birth Certificate;
Certified copy of parents’ Kenya Identity Card;
Certified copy of parents’ birth certificate;
Two passport size photographs.
Copy of UK residence permit/visa
Fee £30.00
Any other relevant document/information that may be required
Notes for Dual Citizens
Declaration of Dual Citizenship is required of Kenyans who:

Acquired citizenship of another country after 27th August, 2010

Are dual citizens but were 23 years and below on 27th August, 2010

Those who have regained Kenya Citizenship

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Additional Requirements for Dual Citizens
Copy of Naturalization Certificate/Birth Certificate
Copy of applicant’s Foreign Passport
Proof of having made a declaration of dual citizenship
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Message from The High Commissioner
Notice to Members of the Public:

This is to notify you that Monday 21st October, 2019 is a public holiday in Kenya. The Mission shall hence remain closed this Monday.

We shall resume normal operations on Tuesday