Embassy of Kuwait in Nairobi


The Kuwaiti Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Kuwaiti interests in Kenya. The embassy of Kuwait also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Kuwaiti Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Mr Yaqoub Alsanad - Ambassador of Kuwait to Kenya.


Kuwaiti Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya Muthaiga Road P. O. Box 42353 00100 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) (20) 239 4439 (+254) (20) 376 1614


(+254) (20) 376 7053


kuwaitembassy@ymail.com kuwaitembassy@kenyaweb.com



Mr Yaqoub Alsanad - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09.00 - 15.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Kuwaiti 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 Kuwait

For all Kuwaiti visa related matters contact the embassy in Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) (20) 239 4439 (+254) (20) 376 1614 or email kuwaitembassy@ymail.com kuwaitembassy@kenyaweb.com

Consulates of Kuwait in Kenya

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

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

Kuwaiti Consulates in Kenya

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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