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Kenya Consulate in New York

The Consulate General is open for full consular services. (passports, visas, and immigration).

866 UN Plaza Suite 308
New York, NY 10017 U.S.A.
Tel: (646) 434 3273

      (202) 977 8609

website: https://kenyaembassydc.org/

email: newyorkconsulate@kenyaembassydc.org

Hours: Monday to Friday (9:30 - 13:00)


ALERT: Change of deadline for E-passports https://kenyaembassydc.org/deadline-extension-for-migration-to-second-generation-e-passport/



You can apply for new or replacement passports through ecitizen.go.ke

New Passport

Please note that it takes 6-8 weeks to get a new passport from the date the application is received in Nairobi. Kindly ensure that the application forms are properly signed and dated. As any incomplete application will not be processed.

*No Expedited service available for new passports.



Fees in USD

32 page ordinary passport


48 page ordinary passport


64 page ordinary passport


48 page diplomatic passport


Lost passport


Mutilated passport


 Apply for a new passport


Lost or mutilated passport

If you have had a passport for 10 years from the date of issue it cannot be renewed. You are required to apply for a new passport. You may apply for a new passport 6 months before expiry.  Replace a lost or mutilated passport here.



You can apply for a visa on evisa.go.ke

A visa is required prior to entry into Kenya. Visas are usually issued valid for six months from the date of issue. Visas are issued within 10 working days from date of application and 12-16 working days during the peak season of May - August. Applicants must allow for the ten days to elapse from the date the application was received at the Embassy before they can follow up on their individual cases.


Type of visa

Fees in USD

Single Entry visa


Multiple Entry Visa


Transit visa





All holders of travel documents should apply for visas to Kenya 90 days prior to the intended date of travel. In addition to the normal visa charges, an administrative referral fee of $10 should be submitted with the application.


You can apply for a visa here