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Obtain sworn affidavit  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain coffee dealer's licence  (9) expand_more expand_less

Pay for coffee buyer's licence
(last modified: 27/09/2021)

You can pay for this step online

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Where to go?

Entity in charge

Mobile Money Platform

What do I get?

MPESA confirmation message

Cost KES 10,000

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For new applicants or for annual purchases less than 1,000 bags
KES 10,000
For coffee buyer's licence.
For annual purchases between 1,000 to 4,999 bags
or  KES 25,000
For coffee buyer's licence.
For annual purchases between 5,000 to 9,999 bags
or  KES 35,000
For coffee buyer's licence.
For annual purchases over 10,000 bags
or  KES 50,000
For coffee buyer's licence.
Payment methods: mobile money platforms
For payments made via MPESA. 1. Login to the System 2. Go to 'License Payment & Appeal' menu 3. Open 'License Payment' window. 4. Click Pay Now. 5. You will receive an MPESA prompt via the phone number provided during registration.
For payments made via the bank, through direct deposit/RTGS/Cheques, applicants will be required to upload the reference document on the System.

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. Legal Notice 102 - The Crops (Coffee) (General) Regulations 2019
Legal Notice 102 - The Crops (Coffee) (General) Regulations 2019 Second schedule

Additional information

Once the application is made, the applicant is required to make payment under the ' License Payments and Appeal' tab after which a notification will be sent on IMIS and the licence is made available on the system for download.

Recourse: AFA Coffee Directorate

Entity in charge

AFA Coffee Directorate

Coffee Plaza Building, Haile Selassie Avenue, P.O. BOX 30566, Nairobi 00100
Tel: +254 710 670 026 / +254 788 109 426
Website: https://coffee.agricultureauthority.go.ke/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Regulations and Compliance Department (9th floor) (Room 3) (AFA Coffee Directorate)

Mon: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Bernard N. Gichovi

Interim Senior Officer, Regulations and Compliance Department
Tel: +254 788 109 426 / +254 710 670 026
Email: bengichovi@gmail.com
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