What are the requirements?
KEPHIS inspection checklist for facilities (copy)
Traders are expected to comply with the requirements, and meet the standards in the checklist.
Of the owner or appointed technical personnel.
E.g., tea, coffee, cereals, grains, sisal, cotton etc.
The time taken to carry out the audit depends on the go-down facility and the number of inspectors.
Attention at counter:
- Max. 5h.
Waiting time until next step:
Min. 1 day
- Max. 3 days
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act No. 54 of 2012
The Agricultural Produce (Export) Act 319
Sections 3, 4
Crops Act (2013)
Sections 6, 8, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 40
The inspection can be done by one or two inspectors depending on the size the farm or go-down facility.
The inspection feedback is valid for three (3) months from the date of issue.
Who certified this information ?
Faith NDUNGE, Head, Biosafety & Phytosanitary Services,