Call US office +1 800-654-4238

Kenya: Inspections and delays in applications

Employers in Kenya must prepare for inspections and delays in applications amid plans for major immigration changes.

The secretary for immigration has announced that there are many upcoming changes to Kenyan immigration policies. A sixty day audit of foreign workers has been implemented nationwide to investigate and eradicate undocumented workers.

Other changes to the immigration framework in Kenya include:

  • Electronic work permits will be gradually introduced
  • Work permit applications will face increased scrutiny

Employers must prepare for inspectors and police officers to conduct inspections and site visits. The authorities will request company files, personnel files and site access.

More information

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Immigration team at immigration@sterling.com or call +44(0)20 8836 3359.

Sterling wins at the 2018 FEM EMMAs
News
12 Nov 2018

Sterling wins at the 2018 FEM EMMAs

Friday 9th November was award winning for the Sterling team at this year’s FEM EMEA EMMAs. The evening started well...

Learn More

WHAT THEY SAY...

You been an absolute godsend to us. Because of you, our transition to a new country was so positive; we have loved our time here. You will always hold a VERY special place in our hearts.
India: e-FRRO’s have been extended across all states
News
22 Oct 2018

India: e-FRRO’s have been extended across all states

Foreign nationals are now required to submit applications (residence permits and visa extensions) online rather than the previous process of...

Learn More
Wordpress | Drupal | Magento | plugins and themes | Developers IT Services | Consulting | Business Solutions