How to Get a Diplomatic Visa for Kenya

Kenya Diplomatic Visa

Kenya Diplomatic Visa

The Diplomatic Visa for Kenya is issued to holders of Diplomatic Passports on official visits to Kenya.

Go to my Kenya visa page for information on other types of visas for Kenya.

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting the Kenya Diplomatic Visa.

Find your closest consulate

If you’re inside the U.S.:

Embassy of Kenya

You also have consulates in New York and Los Angeles.

If you’re outside of the U.S.:  Click here.

Gather documentation

The website or embassy of your embassy or consulate will have the list of required documents that you will need to get. The best list of required documents if you are applying within the U.S. is here at the Embassy of Kenya in Washington D.C. website.

Visa fee

No visa fee.

Submit materials
  • Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the embassy or consulate you found in Step 1.
  • Your embassy or consulate website will have detailed application submission instructions.
Receive your visa

Congratulations!  The Embassy or Consulate of Kenya will give to you your brand new Kenya visa.

  • If you applied in person, go pick it up.
  • If you applied by mail, wait until it gets to you.
Vaccination information

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