Online Application for East Africa Visa Only

Application for East Africa visa should be completed online.

Visa Requirements

  1. Passport( Not photocopy ) which is valid for at least six(6) months -To be submitted along with the application form.
  2. Completed (Filled in) Application form duly signed.
  3. Copy of flight Itinerary / Letter from travel agent on company letterhead confirming booking.
  4. Two Passport size photos, 2 inches by 2 inches (NB: Computer generated pictures are not acceptable)
  5. Visa Fees: (Money order / Cashier's Cheque Only Payable to Embassy of The Republic of Kenya)
    • US$100.00 East Africa visa
  6. A self-addressed stamped return courier envelope for Fedex, Express Mail, Certified Mail or Priority Mail with delivery confirmation (NB: UPS, Metered stamps and Regular mail envelopes are not acceptable).

  7. PLEASE NOTE:
    • ONLY MONEY ORDERS/CASHIERS CHEQUES PAYABLE TO THE EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA ARE ACCEPTED. NO CASH OR PERSONAL CHEQUES ,
    • East African visas are valid for three (3) months from the issuance date
    • Visas are issued within 14 (Fourteen) business days from date of receipt of the application being sent by mail and courier services
    • Those travelling to Kenya with their pets must obtain pet permits
    • Holders of East African tourist visa cannot engage in any form of employment whether paid or unpaid
    • Applicants who intend to conduct temporary business, trade or profession must apply for a special pass from the Director of Immigration Services in Nairobi
    • Applicants seeking to undertake Internship/placement or academic research should liaise with their host organizations, institutions or companies to make applications for the necessary pass to the Director of Immigration Services in Nairobi prior to their engagements
    • After completion, please download, print and sign the application before mailing it to the Embassy of The Republic of Kenya, Washington, D.C. .

    NB: Any incomplete application will be returned..