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Opening of new UK Visa Application centre (VAC) in Nairobi

UK Visa Application Centre (VAC) in Nairobi moves to a new premises in Westlands effective July 1

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British High Commission - Nairobi
BHC Upper Hill

We are pleased to announce that from 01 July 2014 the UK Visa Application Centre (VAC) will move to new purpose built premises in Westlands, Nairobi. Our new offices will help deliver improved customer services, with access to a premium lounge and additional priority services.

Customers will continue to make their applications online and book appointments at the new visa application centre through

If you are submitting an application or collecting your passport and application decision, after 1 July, you will need to go to the new Visa Application Centre:

UK Visas Application Centre

9 West Building, 2nd Unit, 1st Floor

Ring Road Parklands, Westlands


For more information, please see

Published 30 June 2014