This is a guide on How to Obtain a Permit for Expanding an Existing Industry in Kenya. To do that one Must be owning an industry and it is in operation to be eligible for expanding the Existing industry permit.
Start by Filling up the application form.
Submit the application form along with all the required documents.
Where the appropriate authority rejects the application submitted to it pursuant to sub Article (1) of this Article it shall notify the applicant in writing of the reasons of rejection.
A business person who has completed the expansion or the upgrading, before starting manufacturing or production or dispensing service, may apply to the appropriate authority by attaching the necessary documents, to obtain a business license to manufacture goods or produce agricultural products or to dispense services.
Where the appropriate authority ascertains that the expansion or upgrading is capable of manufacturing goods or producing agricultural products or dispensing services, should, issue business license to the applicant upon submission of documents specified under Article 32 of this Proclamation and by the payment of the appropriate fee prescribed in the regulation.
Once your application is approved you will received a Registration Certificate and Registration Notice.
commercial registration certificate,
Business license previously issued and
Passport size photographs taken within six months time. .
Office Locations & Contacts
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Direct Line : +254700021222/0701913 140/0701913723
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Postal Address : P.O. Box 21046-00100,
Must be owning an industry and it is in operation to be eligible for expanding the Existing industry permit.
Valid until the completion of the expansion or the upgrading,
Processing takes 21 days
The permit to be issued pursuant to sub Article 1, shall serve only until the completion of the expansion or the upgrading and it shall not be used for manufacturing or production and marketing or for dispensing services.
Full name of Applicant
Registered/Residential Address of the Applicant
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Nationality of the Applicant
Description and Location of Property
Condition of Property
Name, Address and Nationality of vendor
Need for the Document
Any person desiring to produce goods or dispense service by expanding or upgrading an existing industry, or agricultural development or a service business, may apply to the appropriate authority to obtain a permit by attaching the documents required for expanding an industry.
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