The Directorate of Immigration Services is a Directorate under the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government. It is charged with the responsibility of issuance of Passports and other Travel Documents, Regulation of Entry and Exit from the country, Foreign Nationals Management and Registration of Kenyan Citizenship.


To be the lead immigration services provider in the world


To contribute to security and socio-economic development of the country by facilitating international travel and regulating entry, exit, residency and citizenship.

Core Values

  • Efficiency and Effectiveness
  • Patriotism
  • Teamwork
  • Integrity (honest, accountable, transparency, impartiality, fairness)
  • Customer focus