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.


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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 - 2020

Our offices are closed on the following days:

Wednesday, January 1New Year's Day
Friday, April 10Good Friday
Monday, April 13Easter Monday
Monday, May 18Victoria Day
Thursday, July 1Canada Day
Monday, August 3Civic Holiday
Monday, September 7Labour Day (Canada)
Monday, October 12Thanksgiving Day / Moi Day
Monday, December 14Jamhuri Day
Friday, December 25Christmas Day
Monday, December 28in lieu of Boxing Day