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Summary of the procedure

Where to go? (1)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
Communications Authority of Kenya (x 8)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
 Communications Authority of Kenya

What you will get (1)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
Broadcasting licence
Broadcasting licence

Required documents 

The documents with green band will be provided to you during the procedure.

Application form for commercial broadcasting licence
Certificate of incorporation
Certificate of incorporation
List of shareholders and directors- CR 12
List of shareholders and directors- CR 12
Payment instruction form
Payment instruction form
Communication Authority official receipt (x 2)
3 7
Communication Authority official receipt
Offer acceptance letter
Programming schedule
Programming schedule

How much?

Cost of the procedure  KES  210,000

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

KES 10,000
Application fees for broadcasting licences
KES 200,000
For Commercial free to air television on DTT Platform broadcasting licence

How long ?

The estimated total time is calculated by adding the time spent: 1) waiting in queue, 2) at the counter and 3) between steps.
  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 74 d 145 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 25mn 1h. 30mn
Attention at counter: 25mn 1h.
Waiting time until next step (sum): 74 d 145 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
The Kenya Information and Communications (Broadcasting) Regulations, 2009 The Kenya Information and Communications (Broadcasting) Regulations, 2009
  Article II
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