Australian High Commission
Republic of Kenya

Services for Australians


Services for Australians Overseas

On-line registration for Australians overseas

We encourage use of this online registration service by all Australians travelling overseas. 

What we can and cannot do

Assisting Australians overseas within limits.

Frequently Asked Questions

Travel information for Australians

Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.


For all enquiries related to Centrelink, please refer to the following website.  You can also contact Centrelink International Services on:

Ph: + 61 3 6222 3455

Fax:  +61 3 6222 2799


Mail:  GPO Box 273, Hobart, TASMANIA 7001, Australia


From 1 July 2015 all passport applications must be lodged in person at the Australian High Commission Nairobi or an Australian Consulate (Dar es Salaam or Kampala).  Applications sent by courier or post will not be accepted.

From 1 July 2015 all passport applications lodged outside of Australia will incur an additional processing fee of AUD100 (adults) or AUD50 (children).

For fees on passports and travel documents, please refer to this link: Fees - April 2016 

Kindly note that passport fees are subject to change monthly due to fluctuating exchange rates. Consular and Passport Fees can be paid either in cash or via bank transfer (details can be obtained from the Consular section).

Apply for a passport online

List of qualified guarantors.
Further information/requirements on guarantors can be found in the Overseas Passport Application Form Page 83F No 11

Consular Privacy Collection Statement - The privacy of consular clients and their families is a fundamental aspect of managing consular cases. This statement outlines how DFAT collects, uses, discloses and stores personal information related to consular cases in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988. DFAT’s privacy policy can be accessed at

Living in Kenya

Former residents

A gateway to information about Australian benefits, payments and services 

Returning to Australia

Handy information for Australians or residents returning from a holiday or moving back to Australia.

Bringing cats and dogs (and other pets) to Australia