Legal Assistance - Refugee Consortium of Kenya

Refugee Consortium of Kenya



Legal counselling

representation in court of laws and police stations

watching brief in SGBV cases

Information about your rights

Information about the asylum procedure in Kenya

Helping filling out legal documents

Accompaniment to legal or administrative appointments - for matters related to immigration, SGBV and children

Help preparing for your asylum interview

Legal representation in courts and police stations

Criminal cases

Birth, marriage, death or other personal certificates

Family disputes

Legal services for survivors of violence

Legal services for people in detention

Legal services for people who are stateless

Referrals for lawyers

Eligibility Requirements

All services listed are free of charge.

Services are offered to refugees, asylum seekers and survivors of SGBV . Appointments are made within the working office hours and working days, Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm - Consideration is given to emergency cases that fall out of the official office working hours. 

Accessibility of Services

Services also available through calling 0703848641.

Calls can be made outside working hours, for urgent cases. 

Due to COVID 19, legal and counselling services is made by appointment by calling the number. Services are available without referrals.

Interpretation for Oromo, Somali, South Sudanese, English, and Kiswahili languages is consistently available at our premises.

Services are available in the following languages by phone interpretation - Oromo, Somali, South Sudanese, English and Kiswahili languages.

Female interpreters are available. 

The entrance to this location has a ramp.

This location has female staff. 

All services listed are free of charge. 

Services are available Monday to Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Offices are closed on public holidays. Calls can be made outside working hours, for urgent cases. 

Due to COVID 19, legal and counselling services is made through appointment by calling RCK numbers.  

Feedback Mechanism and Timeframe

Phone, email, physical

As soon as possible

Opening Hours

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM