Preview & Print


Preview & Print


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

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 1 expand_more expand_less

Government of Kenya eCitizen Portal (x 3)

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Name reservation letter
Certificate of business registration

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Passport photo (x 2)
Identity card
Signed statement of particulars print out
PIN certificate

Estimated cost KES  1,000

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KES expand_more expand_less
  • KES 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 1d 1/2 - 3d   expand_more expand_less

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

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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