INTRODUCING KENYAN EAST AFRICAN e-PASSPORT FROM 1 SEPTEMBER 2017

Category: VISA/CONSULAR Written by Kenya Embassy
 This is to notify the Kenyan Diaspora that the Department of Immigration Services has rolled out issuance of the East African  Community E-Passport  with effect from 1st  September, 2017.
 Holders of valid current passports will be allowed to use them for the next 2 years (i.e. 31 August 2019) after which they   will  be rendered invalid.
 
 Applicants are now required to apply and pay for passports online through eCitizen portal at www.ecitizen.go.ke .
 They will need to fill application forms on eCitizen, print them together with the invoice then attach all the     required documents and submit to the Embassy. All passport applications will be forwarded to Nairobi for       further processing and issuance.