Tag: Immigration

How to apply for an alien ID card in Kenya

How to apply for an alien ID card in Kenya

Alien ID card is a document for foreign nationals which enables them to have an ID recognized by Kenyan government institutions and gives access to services such as KRA PIN, applying for work permit, opening a business bank account, applying for Company KRA PIN, making tax returns and many more. ...

How to apply for a US Green Card

How to apply for a US Green Card

A Green Card is a Permanent Residence Visa of The United States. Green Card holders “also known as permanent residents” are people given the authority (legal right) to live and work in the United States permanently. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) provides proof of this status through a ...

How to apply for a work permit in Kenya

How to apply for a work permit in Kenya

A work permit is a document issued to allow a person (s) to take a job within a foreigner country. In Kenya, it’s issued by the Director of Immigration Services, under the provisions of section 40 of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act, 2011, to enable foreign national (s) enter ...

How to apply for a student pass in Kenya

How to apply for a student pass in Kenya

A student pass is a document issued to applicants (foreign students) (section 30(1) of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations 2012, who wish to purse their education in Kenya’s Education or Training Institutions where they have been accepted or admitted. The applicant (foreign student) must be accepted as a student/pupil ...

How to apply for a research/internship pass in Kenya

How to apply for a research/internship pass in Kenya

Edit A research/internship pass is issued to foreigner(s) seeking to enter and remain in Kenya for the purpose of undertaking internship or an academic research within Kenya. The applicant must be accepted as researcher or intern in an institution within Kenya. Note: Before you proceed to apply for a research/internship pass, ...

How to apply for a dependant pass in Kenya

How to apply for a dependant pass in Kenya

A dependant pass is issued to a person whose spouse, parent or guardian is lawfully entitled to enter Kenya ( 27 (1) of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations, 2012). The applicant must be Kenyan holder of valid entry permit exempted person under Immunities Act (Cap. 179) and who are ...

Requirements for a work permit in Kenya

Requirements for a work permit in Kenya

A work permit is a document issued to allow a person (s) to take a job within a foreigner country. In Kenya, it’s issued by the Director of Immigration Services, under the provisions of section 40 of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act, 2011, to enable foreign national (s) enter ...

Requirements for a research/internship pass in Kenya

Requirements for a research/internship pass in Kenya

A research/internship pass is issued to foreigner(s) seeking to enter and remain in Kenya for the purpose of undertaking internship or an academic research within Kenya. The applicant must be accepted as researcher or intern in an institution within Kenya. To apply for a research/internship pass, follow this procedure. Requirements for ...

Requirements for a student pass in Kenya

Requirements for a student pass in Kenya

A student pass is a document issued to applicants (foreign students) (section 30(1) of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations 2012, who wish to purse their education in Kenya's Education or Training Institutions where they have been accepted or admitted. The applicant (foreign student) must be accepted as a student/pupil ...

Work processes for permanent residency in Kenya

Work processes for permanent residency in Kenya

Permanent residency is a person's resident status in a country of which they are not citizens. This is usually for a permanent period; a person with such status is known as a permanent resident. In Kenya, a person may apply for permanent residency if; they were Kenya citizens by birth ...

Types of passes and their fees in Kenya

Types of passes and their fees in Kenya

A pass in a document issued to person (s) seeking to enter and remain in Kenya for the purpose of receiving education or training, whose spouse, parent or guardian is lawfully entitled to enter Kenya or those who wish to enter or remain in Kenya for a limited period for ...

Classes of work permits and their fees in Kenya

Classes of work permits and their fees in Kenya

A work permit is a document issued to allow a person (s) to take a job within a foreigner country. In Kenya, it's issued by the Director of Immigration Services, under the provisions of section 40 of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act, 2011, to enable foreign national (s) enter ...

How to apply for a special pass in Kenya

How to apply for a special pass in Kenya

A special pass is issued under regulation 34 of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations, 2012 to person(s) to foreign nationals or businesses. This type of pass is issued for a duration of one month or a period not exceeding three months, and cannot be renewed or transferred after three ...

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