British High Commission Nairobi

Upper Hill Road
P.O. Box 30465-00100, Nairobi


Opening Hours : Monday to Thursday: 7am to 4pm and Friday 7am to 1pm

General Enquiries

Opening hours:
Local time: Monday to Thursday: 7:45am to 2pm
Closed on Friday (except for emergencies)

For Visa Enquiries

For Passport enquiries
Email correspondence should be submitted via the online enquiry form at the following web address:

Passport collection Opening hours: 10am to 11am Tuesday and Thursday

Public Holidays 2017

Date Holiday
Monday 2 January New Year’s Day (in lieu)
Friday 14 April Good Friday
Monday 17 April Easter Monday
Monday 1 May Labour Day (May Bank Holiday)
Monday 29 May Spring Bank Holiday
Thursday 1 June Madaraka Day (Privilege)
Monday June 26 Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadhan) in lieu
Monday 28 August Summer Bank Holiday*
Friday 1 September Eid Ul Adha*
Friday 20 October Mashujaa Day
Tuesday 12 December Jamhuri Day Holiday
Monday 25 December Christmas Day
Tuesday 26 December Boxing Day
  • Staff will have to choose to either take the Summer Bank Holiday or Eid Ul Adha but not both.