Embassy of Canada in Nairobi


The Canadian Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Canadian interests in Kenya. The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Canadian Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Mr David Collins, High Commissioner of Canada to Kenya.


Canadian High Commission in Nairobi, Kenya Limuru Road Gigiri P.O. Box 1013 00621 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) (20) 366 3000


(+254) (20) 366 3900






Mr David Collins, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian embassy in Nairobi you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Canada

For all Canadian visa related matters contact the embassy in Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/kenya/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) (20) 366 3000 or email nrobi@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional Canadian consulates located in Kenya.

Please check below for the locations of the Canadian consulates in Kenya.

Canadian Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, Canada has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Canada does not have any consulates located in Kenya ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Canadian Embassy in Nairobi offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Kenya to Canada as wel as for Canadian citizens in Kenya. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Canadian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.