eFNS - Alien Card - Information Pack

Application for registration as a citizen of Kenya for a person with disability

Section 13(4) of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act, 2011 provides :

  • A child or person with disability who is a dependant of any biological parent or legal guardian who is a citizen of Kenya by registration shall upon an application made on their behalf in a prescribed manner be registered as a citizen, upon—
    • production of documents conferring Kenyan citizenship to any of the parents or the legal guardian;
    • production of the child’s or the person with disability’s birth certificate; and
    • proof of lawful residence of the child or person with disability in Kenya.

How to apply

You need to:

  • Create a log in account within the Government of Kenya Single Sign On portal
  • Log in using the account you have created above to access eFNS portal
  • Once logged in the eFNS portal, select the "Apply now" Link
  • Click on the "Submit Applications" tab and select the persons with disability tab. If you are already logged in to eFNS, you can click here to make an application.
  • After your application is processed, an invoice will be generated which you can see by clicking on "Dashboard" then "Payments" Tab. If you have already logged in eFNS, you can click here to make a payment.
  • If unable to pay using any of the online modes, print your application form by clicking on "Dashboard" then "My Applications" Tab (If you have already logged in eFNS, you can click here to print your application). Present your application with all the requirements at the Immigration Counter at Nyayo House, Nairobi for payments and processing
  • You shall receive automatic notifications via email and on your online account about the progress of your application


  • Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
  • Registration fee is non refundable
  • Application print-outs must be presented to the Immigration headquaters

What are the requirements

  • A printed online application form 12 (Print the form after completing your application)
  • Copy of Passport
  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • Proof of lawful residence in Kenya
  • Copy of parent’s/legal guardian certificate of registration
  • Medical certificate on disability
  • Certificate of good conduct for children above 18 Years
  • Copy of the Police Clearance Certificate
  • Copy of Checklist. click here to download

Requirements verification

Verify that you have the required document/pre-requisites and you meet the relevant criteria before you apply. Click on the "Apply Now" button on your right to apply.