List of steps
(Total number of steps: 3)
Business name reservation  (3)

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Summary of the procedure

Where to go? (0)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
No office

What you will get (1)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
Name reservation letter
Name reservation letter

Required documents 

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

Passport photo
Passport photo

How much?

Cost of the procedure  KES  150

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

KES 100
For a single business name search
KES 50
eCitizen convenience fee

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): 1 d 1 d
of which:
Attention at counter: 15mn 30mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0 d 1 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
Companies Act 2015 Companies Act 2015
  Sections 19
Legal Notice No.80 of 2003- Companies Act Legal Notice No.80 of 2003 Companies Act (schedule of fees)
Registration of business names act 2012 Registration of Business Names Act 2012
  Section  17
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