Visa and Immigration and Downloads
The Directorate of Immigration and Registration of Persons is under the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government; responsible for population registration and maintenance of an inclusive population register, migration management, border control and refugees welfare supervision.
Our Vision: “To be a global leader in population registration and migration management”
Our Mission: To enhance national security and social economic development by maintaining a comprehensive population database, proper migration management and timely registration and issuance of secure identification documents.
Efficiency and Effectiveness
Integrity (honest, accountable, transparency, impartiality, fairness)
Registration of persons, births and deaths
Providing immigration services
Management of refugees
Maintenance of the integrated population registration system.
Rollout of e-Passport
This is to notify the General Public that the Department of Immigration will start issuing the 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 to 31st August 2019 after which they will be rendered invalid. Please note that the department will no longer be issuing the current Ordinary, Diplomatic and East African passports. For further information:
Visit the Immigration Offices at Nyayo house or Regional offices in Mombasa and Kisumu.
Call: 020 2222022.
Sms or whatsapp: 0719792631.
Twitter handle: @ImmigrationDept.
Facebook: Department of Immigration Services.
Passport and Temporary Permits
Form-19-Application for Kenya Passport
Application for Temporary Permit
Permits, Passes and Aliens Registration
Form-16-Application for Re_entry Pass
Form-25-Application for Entry Permit
Form-27 Application for Report on Employment
Form-28 Application for Dependant’s Pass
Form-30-Application for Student Pass
FORM 32 Application For Visitors, Transit,Prohibited Immigrants OR Inadmissable Person’s Special pass
Form-A1-Application for Registration as Alien
Form-A2-Application for Alien Certificate Renewal
Permits and Passes Checklist
Work Permit Checklist
Kenya special pass checklist
Kenya dependants pass checklist
Kenya Pupil/Student/Intern checklist
Form-22-Application for Kenya Visa
Kenya Citizenship and Permanent Residence
Permanent Residence Checklist
Form-N-Declaration for Citizenship
Questionaire Form-Intending Citizenship
Form-1-Application to Regain Citizenship
Form-3-declaration made by a dual citizen
Form-4-Application by Dual Citizen for PP Endorsement
form-6-declaration of voluntary renunciation
Form-8-Application for Registration as Citizen by Spouse
Form-9-APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN OF KENYA BY A WIDOW OR
Form-10-Application for Citizenship
Form-11-Application for Citizenship for Child
Form-12-Application for Citizenship for Person with Disability
Form-13-Application for Citizenship by Stateless Person
Form-14-Application for Citizenship by Migrant
Form-15-Application for Citizenship by Descendant of Stateless and Migrant
PERMANENT RESIDENCE CHECK LIST 2015
Form-23-Application for Permanent Residence
QUESTIONAIRE-WORK PERMIT HOLDERS FINAL
QUESTIONNAIRE EX-KC FINAL
QUESTIONNAIRE KC CHILDREN
PR QUESTIONNAIRE BY A SPOUSE
PR STATUS GI FORM
Entry-Departure Declaration form
Civil Registration Forms
GP138A-Application for Registration of a Late Birth
GP138B-Application for Late Registration of Birth
GP139A-Application for Registration of a Late Death