COMMENCEMENT OF THE ENGINEERS ACT

The Minister for Roads, Hon. Franklin Bett, has through a Special Issue of The Kenya Gazette commenced The Engineers Act 2011. According to the Legal Notice, the Act commenced on 14th September, 2012. However, the legal notice gave exemption to Section 46 of the Act which shall come into operation on 14th September, 2013. Therefore, the Engineers Act, 2011 repealed the Engineers Registration Act CAP 530 of the Laws of Kenya with effect from 14th September, 2012. The Act established the Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) whose powers and functions are outlined in the Act