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(last modified: 14/03/2018)

Costs

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Timeframe ( ver detalles )

Espera hasta paso siguiente

KES 1000
15 mn  -  40 mn
20 days  -  30 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

Department of immigration: Foreign nationals management section

Nyayo House ground floor, Kenyatta Avenue/Uhuru Highway P.O Box 30191. , Nairobi 00100
Tel: +254 202 222 022/+254 202 217 544
Email: infomirp@kenya.go.ke
Website: http://www.immigration.go.ke

Unit in charge

Permit and passes application counter - Number 9

Mon: 08:00-17:00
Tue: 08:00-17:00
Wed: 08:00-17:00
Thu: 08:00-17:00
Fri: 08:00-17:00

Person in charge

Registration officer

Expected results

Notification of receipt 01 - Notification of receipt

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Permit application printout (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Permit cover letter (2 original )
It should be under the letter head of the company and addressed to the Director Immigration Services detailing the activities of the company
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Payment receipt for work permit processing fee (copy)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of compliance (copy)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certified academic and professional certificates (copy)
Certification is done by their respective institutions, notary public, high commissions and embassies. If in foreign language should be translated to English
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Company PIN (copy)
7. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
PIN certificate (copy)
For the applicant
8. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport photo (2 original )
9. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport (copy)
Showing bio data and Visa page
10. Permit checklist
Permit checklist (copy)

Cost KES  1,000

KES 1,000
For work permit processing fees
Payment methods: Bankers cheque
The bankers cheque should be addressed to the Principal Secretary Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government

Time frame

The duration depends on the workload of the immigration officers and the country of origin of the applicant with some countries undergoing thorough scrutiny
Waiting time in queue: Min.  10mn - Max. 30mn
Attention at counter: Min.  5mn - Max.  10mn
Waiting time until next step: Min.  20 days - Max.  30 days

Legal justification

1. Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act,2011
Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act,2011
Sections 2, 36, 40, 54
2. Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations 2012
Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations 2012
Sections 20, 21, 1st, 7th, 9thschedule
3. Permits and Passes checklist
Permits and Passes checklist

Who certified this information ?

Evans CHERUIYOT, Immigration work permit officer, 11/12/2015

Recourse: Department of immigration: Foreign nationals management section

Entity in charge

Department of immigration: Foreign nationals management section

Nyayo House ground floor, Kenyatta Avenue/Uhuru Highway P.O Box 30191. , Nairobi 00100
Tel: +254 202 222 022/+254 202 217 544
Email: infomirp@kenya.go.ke
Website: http://www.immigration.go.ke

Unit in charge

Foreign nationals management office

Mon: 08:00-17:00
Tue: 08:00-17:00
Wed: 08:00-17:00
Thu: 08:00-17:00
Fri: 08:00-17:00

Person in charge

Director- Immigration services

Tel: +254 719 792 631, infomirp@kenya.go.ke
Email: overseesection@gmail.com, dis@immigration.go.ke
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