To enable us serve you better, It is imperative that you book an appointment when submitting your applications for all Consular Services
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.
Requirements for applying for all passports
Applicants will be required to submit applications online on the e-Citizen platform (click to visit) and present themselves in Person to the processing centre, in this case, the Kenya High Commission, London for biometric capture (Fingerprints and photo capture).
Each applicant must ensure that the requirements are fully met before presenting themselves at the processing centre.
Each applicant must ensure that the required documents are fully uploaded when filing the application on the citizen account.
Any document in a language other than English must be translated and certified as a true translation by the issuing authority or representative Embassy.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted and will not be processed.
All applications will only be accepted with an original National Identity Card (IDs) (Not Copies).
All minors (children under the age of 18 years) Must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardians when presenting applications.
Any change of name must be proved by either a marriage certificate (for married couples) or a deed poll registered in the Kenya Gazette and Must first be affected on the National ID Card.
Passport will only be delivered to the applicant and not proxies or agents except in the case where parents may collect on behalf on a minor.
It is advisable to make an application for your passport well in advance, at least six (6) months before expiry of your current passport or your intended date of travel.
Passport Services at the High Commission
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.
Notes for Passport Photographs
Be clear photos (should not be blurred nor have a dark hue)
All facial features should be clearly outlined
Have a full face and both ears showing
Weaves and hair should not cover the forehead or face
Be taken against a white background
Be without shadows in the background
Be taken without spectacles
Size of the face should be 2.5 by 2 inches
Decent photos (e.g. not be wearing strapless tops)