Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi

Tel.   : (+254) 20 273 2052
Fax   : (+254) 20 273 2054
Email   :
Website   :

Please Note:

Visits to the Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi are strictly by appointment. For specific services, visitors must visit the designated section at the embassy and book an appointment accordingly on the email addresses mentioned above. For instance, if you want to apply for consular services, you should visit the Consular Section. To book an appointment, you can directly mail the high commission or consular email section .

Consular Services:

The Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi offers a wide range of consular services, including the processing of visas and passports and document legalization. To apply for a new passport, renew your old passport, want to change the particulars on your current passport, or need to report about a lost or damaged passport, book an appointment with the high commission's passport service

These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Legalization of documents
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

Ethiopia and Kenya Relations-

The Ethiopia and Kenya enjoy cordial bilateral relations. The high commission's diplomatic mission's mandate is to forge stronger and closer ties between the two countries. Pursuing bilateral and multilateral cooperation in diverse sectors, including culture, defense, tourism, trade and investments, science and technology, security, and other fields while safeguarding mutual benefits, is vital for their relations. The countries are cooperating to resolve global issues like climate change, piracy, terrorism, cybersecurity, etc. The Ethiopia is the most important source market for tourism in Kenya.
*Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

Latest Comments

Abdulbahari Dina Ajeba

I want to renewed my passport

Julie Grundberg

Good morning - Could you please send me the requirements for an Ethiopia visa for a United States diplomatic passport holder? I am here in Nairobi and will need to get the visa from here. Thank you!


Hello I wondering how long it takes you guys t process new passport applications and what documents are required? I used to have the passport but I lost it and don't remember the passport number? thank you

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