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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 3 expand_more expand_less

Energy Regulatory Commission (x 6)
Energy Regulatory Commission
Kenya Power and Lighting Company
Kenya Power and Lighting Company
Kenya Commercial Bank
Kenya Commercial Bank

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Electricity generation licence

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Feasibility study
Expression of interest
Environmental Impact Assessment license (x 3)
Environmental Impact Assessment license
Change of user
Change of user
Construction permit
Construction permit
Power purchasing agreement
Kenya civil aviation clearance
Special use licence
Wayleave consent
Wayleave consent
Engineer's report (x 2)
Engineer's report
Route sketch (x 2)
Route sketch
Certificate of compliance with the physical planning act (x 2)
Certificate of compliance with the physical planning act
Newspaper advertisement (x 2)
Newspaper advertisement
Approved power purchasing agreement (x 4)
Audited accounts (x 2)
Audited accounts
Printed application
Bank deposit slip
Bank deposit slip
Application forwarding letter
Electricity generation inspection checklist
Identity card
Identity card
KES 10,000
For licence application
  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 12 d 91 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 40mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 45mn 9h.
Waiting time until next step (sum): 12 d 90 d
Energy (Electricity Licensing) Regulations, 2012
Energy Act Energy Act
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