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Obtain name reservation
(last modified: 19/02/2018)

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Expected results

Name reservation letter 01 - Name reservation letter
Email notification of approval 01 - Email notification of approval

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.  5mn - Max.  10mn

Legal justification

1. Companies Act 2015
Companies Act 2015
Section 19
2. Registration of Business Names Act 2012
Registration of Business Names Act 2012
Section 17

Additional information

If you get a rejection it means that your name is already in use or is contrary to public policy and therefore you should reapply using a different name .

Recourse: Companies Registry

Entity in charge

Companies Registry

Harambee Avenue P.O Box 30031 , Nairobi 00100

Unit in charge

Customer care - Companies registry

Mon: 08:00-17:00
Tue: 08:00-17:00
Wed: 08:00-17:00
Thu: 08:00-17:00
Fri: 08:00-17:00

Person in charge

Samuel Wairegi Wahome

Customer care officer
Tel: +254 020 2227461, +254 (0) 202 251 355
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