Consulting Firm Registration
PROCEDURE FOR REGISTRATION OF CONSULTING FIRMS
- An Applicant for a consulting firm shall lodge an application by filling Form R.B. 12 ( IN BLOCK LETTERS) available at the EBK’s customer information desk and the website
- The Application shall be accompanied by the following documents certified by commissioner of oaths:-
- Copy of Memorandum and Articles of Association for body corporate
- Copy of Partnership Agreement for partners
- Statutory Declaration for the directors drawn by a commissioner of oaths
- Copy of certificate of incorporation for body corporate
- Copy of Business registration
- Copies of practising licenses of the engineers employed
- Copies of academics and professional certificates
- Signed copies of Curriculum Vitae for the directors
- Copy of PIN certificate
- Copy of VAT certificate
- Copy of valid Tax Compliance certificate
- Copies of ID/Passport
- Passport size photographs
- CR 12- List of Directors/ Shareholders from company registry
- List of Equipment’s
- All shareholders must be professional engineers. One principal shareholder should be a consulting engineer and should be the one to have the power of attorney.
- In case of a foreign firm incorporated in Kenya a minimum of 51% shares to be held by Kenyan citizens. The rest of the engineers,if foreign must be registered by respective bodies of their country of origin and also Engineers Board of Kenya as Temporary Engineers. The rest of the details remain the same as per 1 & 2 above.
- The Applicant shall pay 2,000/= as processing fee and Kshs. 20,000/= as registration fee for local firms. Foreign firms to pay 150 USD as processing fee and 600 USD as registration fee.
- The Board will approve or reject the application and the applicants will be notified in writing.
- Upon registration the local firm will be required to fill renewal form of registration and pay renewal fee of 15,000/= and USD 600 for foreign firms annually.
- Payment should be made to :
BANK: NATIONAL BANK OF KENYA
ACCOUNT NO. 01001031539000
ACOUNT NAME: ENGINEERS BOARD OF KENYA
BRANCH: HILL PLAZA