Registering Your Private Limited Company in Kenya

Registering Your Private Limited Company

 Registration of Private Limited Companies is currently done online via https://www.ecitizen.go.ke

What You’ll need for the registration

Form CR 1

 which contains the proposed name of the company, the proposed name of the company; the proposed location of the registered office of the company; whether the liability of the members of the company is to be limited, and if so whether it is to be limited by shares or by guarantee; and state that it is a private company [Companies Act no.17 of 2015 section 13(2)]. Correctly completed and duly signed.

Form CR2

Model memorandum for a company limited by shares- [Companies (general) Regulations Act 2015 Second Schedule].

Articles of Association (if those provided in the Regulations have not been adopted).

A copy of national I.D. card, KRA PIN certificate and recent colored passport photograph of each director and the company secretary. [Companies (general) Regulations Act 2015 section 5].

Form CR8

Notification of directors’ residential address

 Copy of I.D card of person lodging documents

Statement of nominal share capital form

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