The attention of all applicants for visas should be drawn to immigration requirements set out below:
A bona fide visitor may be issued with a visitor’s pass on arrival at a port of entry into Kenya valid for a period not exceeding three months in the first instance provided that he is in possession of a valid passport or other travel document acceptable to the Government of Kenya, has a valid visa where required, is in possession of sufficient funds for subsistence while in Kenya and a return, or onward ticket to his country of origin, domicile or destination.
Nationals of East African Partner States holding valid passports and other acceptable travel documents may be issued with a visitor’s pass on arrival at a port of entry into Kenya valid for Six Months.
Travelers entering Kenya by road are advised to pass through the gazetted entry points and report immediately to an Immigration Officer.
Guidelines for visa applications referred / submitted to the Department of Immigration Headquarters for approval: