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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) (x 6)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Standardization Mark Permit

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Standardization mark permit application form (x 2)
Certificate of incorporation (x 2)
Bank deposit slip
KEBS receipt
Routine inspection report (STA 10)
Identity card

Estimated cost KES  35,000

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This is an estimate based on a series of assumptions which you can modify to calculate your own costs:

Cost detail

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KES 0 -
0.2 % ex factory
For standard levy registration, per year subject to a minimum fee of KES 1,000. Ex-factory price is the selling price less VAT and discounts, if any.
KES 20,000
For factory inspection.
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KES  7,500 per brand/ product/site
For a firm.
KES 10,000
For the first three brands.
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KES  5,000 per brand
For each additional brand.
KES 5,000
For the first three brands.
KES 0 -
KES  5,000 per brand
For each additional brand.

Total Duration 15d - 38d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 15d 38d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 30mn 1h. 20mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 15mn 1d 1/2
Waiting time until next step (sum): 14d 36d

Laws 1 expand_more expand_less

Standards Act Standards Act
  Sections 10, 10B, 14
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