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Obtain type approval authorization  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Pay for type approval
(last modified: 05/07/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Communications Authority of Kenya (CAK)

CA Centre, Waiyaki Way, P.O Box 14448, Narobi 00800
Tel: +254 (20) 4242000 2441081-4 / +254 703 042000, +254 730 172000
Email: info@ca.go.ke
Website: https://ca.go.ke/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Cash Office (CAK)

Mon: 08:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Accountant

Accountant

What do I get?

Communications Authority of Kenya receipt

What are the requirements?

Cost KES 36,000

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  • KES Add Name Here
Telephone Terminal Equipment
KES 2,000
Ordinary telephone, Executive telephone, Cordless telephone, Answer machine integrated into the telephone
Telephone Terminal Equipment
or  KES 4,000
2 line Executive telephone, Cordless executive telephone, Intelligent executive telephone, Answering machine unit, GSM terminal, CDMA terminal.
Low power terminal, WiMAX terminal, TV Set-Top Box
or  KES 2,000
For all types.
Call Monitoring Equipment
or  KES 2,000
For Call metering unit, Call monitoring unit, Call barring unit, Call recording unit, Subscriber private meter.
Private Exchange Equipment
or  KES 40,000
For PMBX, PABX, Voice messaging system, Switchboard equipment, Media convergence server
Tele-printer Equipment, Payphone Terminal Equipment, Facsimile Equipment, Paging Equipment
or  KES 1,000
For all types.
Data Equipment
or  KES 1,000
For Modem,Router, Switch, PAD, MUX.
Radio Communications Equipment
or  KES 1,000
For HF, VHF, UHF, Radio alarm transmitter, Citizen band, Amateur.
VOIP Network Equipment
or  KES 20,000
For E1 interface card, VoIP gateway, IP terminal.
Broadcast Transmitter Equipment
KES 20,000
For Radio broadcast transmitter, Television broadcast transmitter, Studio-to-Transmitter LinkSTL equipment
or  KES 10,000
For Community Radio transmitter
Network Equipment
KES 10,000
For Microwave transmitter
or  KES 20,000
For Base Station transmitter, Network Management System
Satellite Earth Terminal
KES 4,000
For GMPCS terminal without ITU MoU Mark. No charges for the GMPCS terminal with ITU MoU Mark.
or  KES 10,000
For VSAT
The fee payable will depend on the type of equipment and the intended use of the equipment i.e for individual or market use.
Direct deposits can also be made via KCB MPESA paybill number 522522, the account number will be 1106738608.
For payments made at the bank, cash deposits can be made to Communications Authority of Kenya, account number 1106738608, KCB Sarit Centre Branch.
The bank deposit slips can be sent to the accounts office via email to, accounts@ca.go.ke.

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. Kenya Information Communications ACT, 1998
Kenya Information Communications ACT, 1998 Second schedule

Additional information

To facilitate processing of the type approval certificate, the trader will be required to submit the receipt to the Type Approval Unit.

Who certified this information ?

Liston KIRUI, Communications Officer , 30/06/2021

Recourse: Communications Authority of Kenya (CAK)

Entity in charge

Communications Authority of Kenya (CAK)

CA Centre, Waiyaki Way, P.O Box 14448, Narobi 00800
Tel: +254 (20) 4242000 2441081-4 / +254 703 042000, +254 730 172000
Email: info@ca.go.ke
Website: https://ca.go.ke/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Director, Licensing, Compliance and Standards Department

Mon: 08:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Matano Ndaro

Director, Licensing, Compliance and Standards Department
Email: ndaro@ca.go.ke
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