Embassy of Kenya in Ottawa


The Kenyan Embassy in Canada is a bilateral mission in Ottawa and promotes Kenyan interests in Canada. The embassy of Kenya also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Canada. The Kenyan Embassy in Ottawa is headed by Mr Simon Wanyonyi Nabukwesi, High Commissioner of Kenya to Canada.


Kenyan High Commission in Ottawa, Canada 415 Laurier Avenue East Ottawa Ontario K1N 6R4 Canada


(+1) 613 563 1773


(+1) 613 233 6599






Mr Simon Wanyonyi Nabukwesi, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Canada require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Kenyan embassy in Ottawa 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 Kenya

For all Kenyan visa related matters contact the embassy in Ottawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.kenyahighcommission.ca ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 613 563 1773 or email kenyahighcommission@rogers.com

Consulates of Kenya in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa there could be additional Kenyan consulates located in Canada.

Please check below for the locations of the Kenyan consulates in Canada.

Kenyan Consulates in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa, Kenya has consulates in the following cities: Toronto and Vancouver

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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