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  • Application for a Certificate of no Impediment to Marriage

The following documents are required:

  1. Application form N° 7 duly filled
  2. Copy of Birth Certificate
  3. Copy of Kenya Passport
  4. Proof of legal stay in country of residence (residence permit)
  5. 70 euros in cash if the applicant comes to the Embassy or by postal money order (payable to Kenya Embassy Paris) if the application is mailed to the Embassy.
  6. Clearly indicate IN FULL, your residential and or postal address for any correspondences from the Mission.

NB: Applications may be submitted through the Embassy for onward transmission to Nairobi, or may be submitted in person (by applicant or applicant’s family members) to:

The Registrar of Marriages

A.G.’s Chambers

P.O. Box 40112


  • Certificat de Coutume

The document is issued by the Embassy. It is only issued upon presentation of a Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage.

This can be done within 3 working days.

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