InfoTradeKenya is an official website of the Kenyan government managed by KenTrade More information
Official uses

A website belongs to an official government organization in Kenya.

Secure websites use HTTPS

A lock ( ) or https:// means you're safely connected to the website.

Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


Preview & Print


Preview & Print


Steps (4) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain import permit  (4) expand_more expand_less

arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 1 expand_more expand_less

Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) (x 4)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

KWS import permit

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application for capture/export/import/re-export permit
Individual PIN certficate
Identity card
KWS payment advice
KWS payment receipt


expand_more expand_less

Total Duration 30mn - 1h. 25mn  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 30mn 1h. 25mn
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 50mn
Attention at counter: 15mn 35mn

Laws 1 expand_more expand_less

Wildlife Conservation and Management Act (2013) Wildlife Conservation and Management Act (2013)
  Sections 79, 80, 81, 82, 85, 86, 87, 91, 95, 99
Powered by eRegulations ©, a content management system developed by UNCTAD's Business Facilitation Program and licensed under Creative Commons License