Issuance of Kenya National Identity Cards (IDs)

APPLYING FOR THE FIRST TIME (Submit all documents in duplicate)

  1. Fill in application form 136A (1) and form 136A (2)
  2. Copy of Kenyan birth certificate
  3. Copy of passport
  4. ID copy AND passport copy of one of the applicant’s parents
  5. Recent 2 colour passport size photos (with white background and pictures are to show all facial features clearly, no ear rings, no head bands)
  6. Payment of R150 (See payment options above)
  7. Takes approximately 4 to 6 weeks

LOST ID/REPLACEMENT OF ID (Submit all documents in duplicate)

  1. Fill in application form 136A (1) and form 136A (2) AND
  2. Fill in declaration form for lost Kenya ID
  3. Copy of misplaced /lost ID
  4. Copy of passport
  5. Recent 2 colour passport size photos and pictures are to show all facial features clearly, no ear rings, no head bands.
  6. Payment of R250 (see payment options above)
  7. Takes approximately 4 to 6 weeks