Telephone

+ 33 156 62 25 25 

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday:

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Weekends, Kenyan &

French Holidays closed.

Address

3 rue Freycinet 
75116 Paris 
Metro 9 Stop: Alma Marceau

Email: paris@mfa.go.ke 

CERTIFICATE OF NO IMPEDIMENT TO MARRIAGE

The following documents are required

  1. Duly filled application form >>Download
  2. Copy of Kenyan Birth Certificate, ID and passport
  3. 110 euros in cash
  4. Copy of passport of the fiancé/future spouse 
  5. Copy of your  resident card/visa (Must be valid) 
  6. Translation to French 15 Euros

CERTIFICAT DE COUTUME

The French authorities ask for "certificat de coutume" which does not exist in the Kenyan law.

However, the Embassy shall provide an attestation in this regard once the Certificate of no impediment is ready.

MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE TRANSLATION

The following documents are required

  1. Original marriage Certificate
  2. Copy of the marriage Certificate
  3. Copy of your Passport
  4. A letter addressed to the Embassy requesting translation (Kindy indicate your contact details on the letter.)
  5. 15€ in cash

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