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Submit samples for analysis
(last modified: 29/07/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

National Cotton Classing Laboratory

Kaptagat Rd, Loresho, P.O.Box 00200-57811, City Square, Nairobi
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Regulations & Compliance Department (AFA Fibre Crops Directorate)

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

Dominic Obiero

Laboratory Technologist
Tel: +254 202 331 767
Email: dobiero@agricultureauthority.go.ke

What do I get?

Cotton classing invoice
Signed sample received note
Signed client and sample information sheet

What documents do I need to bring?

1. Client and sample information sheet
Client and sample information sheet (original)
Filled and signed by the applicant. It is issued when submitting the samples.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Cotton samples
A minimum of 400g of cotton from each bale will be required for analysis.

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  15mn
Attention at counter: Min.   10mn - Max.   30mn

Legal justification

1. The Crops (Fibre Crops) Regulations (2016)
The Crops (Fibre Crops) Regulations (2016)
Section 19

Who certified this information ?

Enosh AKUMA, Manager, Regulations and Compliance Department, 30/11/2020

Recourse: AFA Fibre Crops Directorate

Entity in charge

AFA Fibre Crops Directorate

West Riverside Lane, Off Riverside Drive, P.O. Box 66271, Nairobi 00800
Tel: +254 203 530 908 / +254 202 339 830
Email: infofibre@afa.go.ke, fibrecrops@gmail.com
Website: http://www.agricultureauthority.go.ke/cotton-development-authority/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Senior Regulations and Compliance Officer (AFA Fibre Crops Directorate)

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

Alex Mungai

Senior Regulations and Compliance Officer
Tel: +254 203 530 908/+254 202 339 830 (Ext. 108)
Email: amungai@cottondevelopment.co.ke, info@cottondevelopment.co.ke
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