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Obtain veterinary paraprofessional registration certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Apply for registration
(last modified: 20/08/2020)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Kenya Veterinary Board (KVB)

P.O. Box 513 - 00605, Upper Kabete, Nairobi
Tel: +254 722 305 253 / +254 701 581 718
Email: info@kenyavetboard.or.ke
Website: http://kenyavetboard.or.ke/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Registration Unit (Kenya Veterinary Board)

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

Registration Officer

Registration Officer

What do I get?

Application number

What are the requirements?

1. Application form for registration as a veterinary paraprofessional
Application form for registration as a veterinary paraprofessional (original)
Filled and signed by the applicant.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Payment receipt (copy)
From a recognised professional Association such as, Kenya Veterinary Paraprofessionals Association or Kenya Animal Scientist Professionals Association.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of completion (original + copy)
Of a one year internship program.
4. Veterinary paraprofessional's oath
Veterinary paraprofessional's oath (original + copy)
Signed by the applicant and the registrar.
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate in animal health and production (original + copy)
For veterinary technicians.
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Diploma in animal health and production (original + copy)
For veterinary technologists.
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bachelor of science in animal health and production (original + copy)
For veterinary technologists.
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (K.C.S.E) Certificate (original + copy)
For more information on the minimum requirements, click here.
7. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Identity card (original + copy)
Of the applicant.
8. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport photo (original)
Of the applicant.

Cost KES 1,000

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KES 1,000
Registration certificate application fees.
Payment methods: cash, mobile money platforms
MPESA paybill number 787888. Account number will be the applicant's National I.D. number.

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  30mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   30mn

Legal justification

1. Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary ParaProfessionals Act CAP 366
Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary ParaProfessionals Act CAP 366
Section 17 Fourth schedule
2. Legal Notice 48 - Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary ParaProfessionals Regulations 2013
Legal Notice 48 - Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary ParaProfessionals Regulations 2013 First schedule (Form 31)

Additional information

All animal health certificates must be from an institution that is recognized by Kenya Veterinary Board. Applicants are advised to apply for registration after successful completion of the academic qualifications and a one year internship program.
First time applications must be made in person and renewals for retention on the Kenya Veterinary Board register can be done via email: info@kenyavetboard.or.ke.

Who certified this information ?

Dr. Indraph RAGWA, Chief Executive Officer, 16/02/2018

Recourse: Kenya Veterinary Board (KVB)

Entity in charge

Kenya Veterinary Board (KVB)

P.O. Box 513 - 00605, Upper Kabete, Nairobi
Tel: +254 722 305 253 / +254 701 581 718
Email: info@kenyavetboard.or.ke
Website: http://kenyavetboard.or.ke/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Senior Registration Officer

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

Dr. Muinde Martin

Senior Registration Officer
Email: mdmuinde@gmail.com
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