Preview & Print


Preview & Print


Steps (3) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Business name reservation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Sole proprietor registration  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 0 expand_more expand_less

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Name reservation letter
Certificate of business registration

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Passport photo
Identity card
Signed statement of particulars print out

Estimated cost KES  1,000

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USD expand_more expand_less
  • USD Add Name Here
KES 100
For a single business name search
KES 50
eCitizen convenience fee
KES 50
eCitizen convinience fee
KES 800
For business name registration

Total Duration 1 d - 3 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1 d 3 d
of which:
Attention at counter: 3h. 15mn 6h. 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 1 d 2 d

Laws 4 expand_more expand_less

Companies Act 2015 Companies Act 2015
  Section 19
Legal Notice No.80 of 2003- Companies Act Legal Notice No.80 of 2003 Companies Act (schedule of fees)
The registration of business names Act - Legal notice No. 89 - 12th June 2003 Legal Notice No.89 of 2003 (Registration of business names Act)
Registration of business names act 2012 Registration of Business Names Act 2012
  Sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17
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