Passport Renewals
If your Kenyan passport has expired or filled up and you wish to renew it, please read the following information carefully.
Passport RequirementsBook Appointment

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

You will need to apply for your Passport on the E-citizen platform before booking an appointment for processing at the High Commission. (

Passport applications without complete requirements will not be processed. Please ensure all the requirements are met.

The waiting period is approximately 6 weeks.

Please ensure you follow the order of documents as outlined below.

Applications made in person are eliglible for Debit card payments.

You must bring your Kenya Identity Card and Passport that is being replaced. Copies will not be accepted.

Requirements for Renewing an Expired/Filled up Passport
Two printouts of completed form and two corresponding receipts (Available on E-Citizen)
Original and two copies (Bio Data Page) of passport being renewed.
Original Kenya National ID card and two copies of Kenyan ID.
Two copies of Kenyan Birth Certificate
Two copies of Certificate of Registration if Kenyan by registration
Two copies of United Kingdom’s Residence Permit/Visa
Two passport sized-photographs 45mm x 35mm (UK Standard Size).
Applications must be recommended by a Kenyan citizen, who should provide two copies of his/her passport or ID card.
For postal applications include a pre-paid self-addressed return special delivery envelope (it should have a tracking number).
Additional documentary for proof of Kenya citizenship may be required if necessary.
Order of Documents
In order for your appointment to go as smoothly as possible, please make sure that your documents are arranged in the following order.

Invoice 1

Application form & photos clipped to the top left hand

Invoice 2

Recommender’s ID or Passport

Copy of Birth Certificate

Copies of Parents’ Documents (IDs/Passports) (Optional for Replacements)

Copy of Applicant’s ID (For person’s aged 18 years and above)

Copy of Marriage Certificate

Letters for those requesting change of name

Copy of residence card/visa or Certificate of Naturalization for Dual Citizens

For Dual Citizens- Proof of having either regained Kenya Citizenship and or Declared Dual Citizenship

Copy of Certificate of Registration (For citizens by registration)

Copy of Passport

Apply on E-Citizen

Apply for your passport via E-Citizen

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Visit the Kenyan High Commission to apply for a Passport

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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