What are the requirements?
Application for bankers cheque (original)
Filled and signed by the applicant. This form is available and provided at the bank.
Cheque leaf (original)
This can be purchased from the bank.
Identity card (original)
Of the applicant.
For traders with cheque books
Cheque book (original)
The applicant will be required to issue the bank with a cheque from their cheque book.
Waiting time in queue:
- Max. 30mn
Attention at counter:
- Max. 15mn
There is a service charge applicable for issuance of the bankers cheque estimated at KES 500.00 and these charges vary between banks. The trader's bank account will be credited for the amount as payment for the bankers cheque. Some banks only issue bankers cheques to account holders while others issue to non-account holders as well.
Who certified this information ?
Brian NGWIRI, Trade Development Manager,