Contact and Office Information

The High Commission provides consular services to Canadian citizens residing or travelling in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan, and Somalia.

General Contact Information

Street Address:
High Commission of Canada
Limuru Road, Gigiri

Postal Address:
High Commission of Canada
P.O. Box 1013
00621- Nairobi, Kenya

Telephone: (254-20) 366 3000
Fax: (254-20) 366 3900

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Service for Canadians

Street Address
Limuru Road
Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya

Postal Address
P.O. Box 1013
00621 Nairobi, Kenya

Telephone: (+254-20) 366 3000
Fax: (+254-20) 366 3900

Hours of Operation:
Passport Applications / Citizenship Applications / Registration / Consular Information:

Monday to Thursday: 08:00 – 12:00

Emergency Services:
Monday to Thursday: 07:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 07:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

After Hours Emergency Consular Services

For emergency consular assistance, contact the Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa at +1 613 996 8885 (call collect where available) or email

Canada also offers services to Canadians in:

Statutory Holidays - 2018

Our offices are closed on the following days:

Friday, January 2New Year’s Day
Friday, April 14Good Friday
Monday, April 17Easter Monday
Thursday, June 1Madaraka Day/National Day
Monday, July 3Canada Day
Monday, September 4Labour Day (Canada)
Monday, October 9Thanksgiving Day
Friday, October 20Mashujaa Day
Tuesday, December 12Jamhuri Day
Monday, December 25Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 26Boxing Day