e-Passport Applications

Commencement of receiving e-passport applications in the Kenya High Commission Kampala

  1. The commencement date for receiving applications for e-passports in the Kenya Foreign Missions is 1st August 2021
  2. All applications for e-passports shall be made online through the e-citizen portal, (https://passport.ecitizen.go.ke)
  3. The e-passport applicant must appear in person before an Immigration Attaché who will ascertain the citizenship of the applicant and the completeness of the online application
  4. The e-passport applicant shall avail the following documents to the Immigration attaché who shall scan and send them to the Directorate of Immigration Services Headquarters in Nairobi for processing and issuance of e-passports alongside:
  • Duly filled e-passport application form printout (form 19)
  • The payment receipts
  • ICAO standard recent passport size photo (2 by 2 inches) on a white background bearing the true likeness of the applicant but not older than 6 months
  • Specimen signature on a white background

Important Note

The Mission is currently ONLY receiving applications for renewal of passports

To book for an appointment to present the documents kindly call:


Kindly send an email to book for an appointment to present the documents