Class “E” Enterprises

Class "E" Enterprises

Class “E” Enterprises includes;-

  • Local traditional boat operators;
  • Professional safari photographers;
  • Curio vendors;
  • Private zoos;
  • Citizen tour leaders or guides; and
  • General vendors; and
  • Beach operators;
  • Submission of fully-filled license application form – Download Application form
  • Copy of lease agreement/ title deed of premises
  • Certificate of registration of company (new applicants)
  • Memorandum and articles of Association (new applicants)
  • Work/ entry permit for non- Kenyans involved in the business and copies of affidavit for non- resident director(s)
  • Letter of ‘no objection’ from NEMA
  • EIA for new facilities / environmental audit for existing facilities
  • Compliance to tourism or area development plans
  • Evidence of insurance cover for the premises
  • Current certificate of good conduct, letter of reference, professional certificates and copy of current entry permit and  passport in case of non-citizen tour leaders/guides
Enterprise License Application Fee (Ksh.) Annual License  Fee (Ksh.) License Renewal Fee (Ksh.)
1 Local traditional boat operators 500 2,000 2,000
2 Professional safari photographers 500 2,000 2,000
3 Curio vendors 500 2,000 2,000
4 Private zoos 500 2,000 2,000
5 Citizen tour leaders or guides 500 2,000 2,000
6 General vendors 500 2,000 2,000
7 Beach operators 500 2,000 2,000

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All Payments should be paid to;-

Account Name: Tourism Regulatory Authority
Account No. : 1178921034
KCB Bank: University Way Branch


  • Late payments for all licenses attract a penalty of 10% of the applicable license fee for every month delayed.
  • License fee clusters are provided for in the legal notice number 128 September 2014
  • All payments MUST be made by cash deposit into the above account
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