How to get a Kenyan passport.

How to get a kenyan passport

  1. Go to and register an account.
  2. Login to the ecitizen platform after successful registration and navigate to Department of Imigration Services then submit application then Passport and Temporary Permits.
  3. You should then click on Passport Application form. The page that opens has instructions on how to fill the application form.
  4. After reading the instructions nagivate downwards and then click on apply now.
  5. Fill the application form.
  6. Select the mode of payment and then pay the passport fees. The payment modes are: M-PESA, Debit/Credit Card, Airtel Money and eCitizen Agent.
  7. Download and print the application and three application receipts.
  8. Submit the application form in person plus the necessary documents to an immigration centre near you (Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu).

During the Submission you will need the following:

  1. An eCitizen pre-filled passport application form and three receipts.
  2. Original birth certificate and photocopy.
  3. Original National ID Card & copy.
  4. Three Current passport size photos.
  5. Recommender’s ID Card copy.
  6. Consent letter for minors.
  7. Old passport for replacement.
  8. Parents National ID cards and copy.

The Kenyan passport fees that apply are as follows

  1. 32 Pages – Kshs. 4,550
  2. 48 pages – Kshs. 6,050
  3. 64 Pages – Kshs. 7,550
  4. East African Passport – Kshs. 990
  5. Diplomatic passport (48 page) – Kshs 7,550
  6. Mutilated Passport – Kshs 10,050
  7. Lost Passport Ksh. 12,050