The core function of the Permits Section is the processing and issuance of work permits and passes. There are various classes of permit as provided under the enabling regulations.

The Section derives its mandate mainly from the Sections 36, 40, 41, and 42, of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act 2011 and the attendant Regulations.

Applications Submission and Collection

  • All applications for Permits and Passes are made and submitted online accompanied by all the necessary requirements which should be uploaded.
  • Applicants can print out their own Permits and Passes from their eFNS Accounts once they are processed and issued