Application for a Kenyan Passport for a Child Under 18 Years
Pursuant to section 27(1) of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act 2011 as read with section 12 of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulation 2012, legal notice No. 64, all applicants are required to complete Form 19 (Fillable online) as the Kenya Passport application form set out in the first schedule of the Regulations.
  • Form 19 (Fillable online) fully completed and signed
  • After you download, print, complete and sign the application, mail it to the Kenyan Consulate in Los Angeles.
  • After reading the Requirements below, please follow the "Form 19" link to download the form.
  • If you have had a passport for 10 years from the date of issue it can not be renewed.You are required to apply for a new passport.You may apply for a new passport 6 months before expiry.


  1. Form 19 (Fillable online) fully completed and signed
  2. Parents passport where the child was previously endorsed (Original and 2 copies).
  3. Proof of father's Nationality if the child was not born in Kenya.
  4. Two passport size pictures (full face showing both ears). (NB: Computer generated pictures are not acceptable)
  5. A Money Order or Cashiers Check of: (Payable to CONSULATE GENERAL OF KENYA LOS ANGELES. Do not staple check/money order onto document)
    The cost is $120.00
  6. Original Child Birth certificate & a copy.
  7. A copy of the Father's Birth certificate (both Sides).
  8. A copy of the Mother's Birth certificate (both Sides).
  9. A copy of Parents marriage certificate.
  10. Written consent from father/legal guardian to issue the child with a passport.Click to download parent consent form
  11. A self addressed stamped envelope for the return of your passport (s). The envelope should have enough postage for: Fedex, Express Mail, Certified Mail or Priority Mail with delivery confirmation (NB: UPS, Metered stamps and Regular mail are not acceptable).

NB: Any incomplete application will be returned.

To avoid delays in processing your application please ensure that you have read all the requirements above. 

Form 19

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