All about Visa

Here you find all necessary information you need for applying for a visa along with application forms for a short-stay visit (Schengen visa, up to 90 days) or a long-stay visit/permanent stay (residence permit) as well as country-specific leaflets.

Long term visa applicants from Burundi, Eritrea and Seychelles

Visa applicants from Burundi, Eritrea and the Seychelles, who want to apply for a long term visa (i.e. family reunion, study purposes etc.) have to apply in person from 1 November 2012, as the German Embassy has to take finger prints. It is no longer possible to send applications via courrier services to the German Embassy.

Applicants from KENYA and other Nationals residing in Kenya

Applicants from the SEYCHELLES and other Nationals residing in the Seychelles

Applicants from SOMALIA and other Nationals residing in Somalia

Applicants from ERITREA or other Nationals residing in Eritrea

Applicants from BURUNDI or other Nationals residing in Burundi

All about Visa

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VISA SECTION

The visa section can be reached by phone from:

Mo-Thu 14.00-15.00 h
[13.00-14.00 h German summer time]
[12.00-13.00 h German winter time]

At all other times by email:

E-Mail Visa Section

Organization
Please note: The German Embassy in Nairobi is not covering South Sudan. Applicants who live in South Sudan should apply at the German Embassy in Kampala/Uganda.
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Please note: Visa applicants must schedule an appointment ONLINE - appointments my NOT be scheduled by phone.

ALL ABOUT VISA and ONLINE APPOINTMENT

Phone:
+254-(0)20-42 62 140
Fax:
+254-(0)20-42 62 130