Permanent Residency

Permanent Residency Information Pack
Permanent residency is a status granted under section 37 of the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act of 2011 as read with the regulations to former citizens of Kenya, children of Kenya citizens born abroad, spouses to Kenya citizens and persons who have held work permits in Kenya for at least 7 years, their spouses and children.
(Category A) Application of Permanent Residency by Ex-Citizens of Kenya
This category applies to applicants who were Kenya citizens by birth but have since renounced or lost citizenship status and/or are denied the opportunity by their countries of domicile to hold dual citizenship. Children and spouses of these applicants can also apply.
(Category B) Application of Permanent Residency by holders of Work permits
This category applies to applicants who have held Kenya work permits for at least 7 years and have been continuously resident in the country for three years immediately preceding the permanent residence application. It also includes their spouses and children.
(Category C) Application of Permanent Residency by Children of Kenya Citizens
This category applies to Children of Kenya Citizens born outside the country and have acquired foreign citizenship of their country of residence/domicile.
(Category D) Application of Permanent Residency by Spouses of Kenya Citizens
This category applies to Spouses of Kenya Citizens married for at least three years.
Contact us for more information, all our PR cases are handled directly by our Director who shall advise you accordingly.