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Request for sampling
(last modified: 24/11/2021)

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Where to go?

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) Laboratory Complex

P.O. Box 001100-49592, Nairobi
Tel: +254 709 891 000 / +254 770 704 096
Email: kephisinfo@kephis.org
Website: www.kephis.org

Unit in charge

Sample Reception Office (KEPHIS)

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

Ivan Obare

Plant Inspector
Email: iobare@kephis.org
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) Laboratory Services Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) Laboratory Services

What do I get?

Signed sample receipt form

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Sample receipt form
To be filled by the applicant. The form will be given to the client by KEPHIS.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Maize grain sample
2kg per sample.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Details of the sample
Seed variety and lot number of the sample.
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Company contact details

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  10mn
Attention at counter: Min.   10mn - Max.   20mn

Legal justification

1. Seeds and Plant Varieties Act CAP 326
Seeds and Plant Varieties Act CAP 326
Sections 11, 12
2. The Seeds and Plant Varieties (Seeds) Regulations, 2016 - Legal Notice No 220
The Seeds and Plant Varieties (Seeds) Regulations, 2016 - Legal Notice No 220 4th Schedule (2)

Additional information

Once the samples have been received by the laboratory officer, the client will be issued with a sample receipt form that will be signed by the client and laboratory officer. The request for sampling can be done via e-mail.

Who certified this information ?

Faith NDUNGE, Head, Biosafety & Phytosanitary Services, 18/10/2017

Recourse: Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS)

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS)

P.O. Box 00100-49592, Nairobi
Tel: +254 709 891 000 / +254 206 618 000
Email: director@kephis.org, kephisinfo@kephis.org
Website: www.kephis.org
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Managing Director (KEPHIS)

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

Prof. Theophilus M. Mutui (PhD)

Managing Director
Tel: +254 206 618 000 / +254 709 891 000
Email: director@kephis.org
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