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Obtain food hygiene licence  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Pay and obtain for food hygiene licence
(last modified: 04/08/2020)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Port Health Services Kenya (JKIA)

JKIA, P.O. Box 00501-19072, Nairobi
Tel: +254 705 164 928 / +254 705 164 724
Email: porthealthservices@gmail.com

Unit in charge

Reception Counter (Port Health Services) (JKIA)

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

Edith L. Kavulavu

Senior Public Health Technician
Tel: +254 722 469 497
Email: edithlibaisi@yahoo.com

What do I get?

Food hygiene licence

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Health clearance certificate (copy)

Cost KES 2,000

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KES 2,000
For food hygiene licence.
Payment methods: cash, bankers cheque
Cheques should be made to Port Health Services, a/c name: UNICEF wash programme, a/c no: 1000014277 at NIC Bank, NIC Branch, Masaba road.

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  15mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. Public Health Act CAP 242 Public Health (Fees) Rules
Public Health Act CAP 242 Public Health (Fees) Rules
Section 2
2. Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances Act
Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances Act
Sections 3, 5, 6, 7
3. Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances (Food Hygiene) Regulations, 1978
Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances (Food Hygiene) Regulations, 1978
Section 5

Additional information

Payment for the food hygiene licence can also be made at Port Health Services office in JKIA.
The food hygiene is only valid for one calendar year, and renewal of the licence follows the same procedure.

Recourse: Port Health Services Kenya (JKIA)

Entity in charge

Port Health Services Kenya (JKIA)

JKIA, P.O. Box 00501-19072, Nairobi
Tel: +254 705 164 928 / +254 705 164 724
Email: porthealthservices@gmail.com

Unit in charge

Technical Department (Room 413) (Port Health Services)

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

Geoffrey Kebaki

Port Health Officer
Tel: +254 726 936 175
Email: gmisatikebaki@yahoo.com
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