Register a Small Business


In order to register a sole proprietorship company, you will need to the following requirements;

A name search result of the proposed name of the business. You can now perform a name search online HERE (LINK: E-Citizen Business Name Search Portal)

  • A short description of the nature of business.
  • Address of the principal place of business. i.e Plot Number, Section and Name of Street or Road, Name of Building
  • A Postal Address
  • A Physical Address
  • A National ID or Passport of the person(s) filing the application
  • A KRA PIN Certificate which you can apply for Online – HERE
  • You can now register your small business online HERE

County Licenses and Permits
Requirements to start a Business in Nyeri County are-:

  • A single business permit - This is issued by Nyeri county Government                                                                                                                
  • NEMA compliance certificate -Issued by NEMA                                                                                                       
  • Public health certificate-Issued by Nyeri county government

Quick Contacts

 Nyeri County Investment Promotion Unit , P.O. Box 1112-10100 | Nyeri, Kenya , Phone: +254 792 479 969 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Contact Info

Investor Relations
Harrison Ngari
County Investment Liaison
Nyeri Investment Promotion Unit
Mobile: +254 727 637 013
Email: harrison.ngari at

Nyeri Investment Promotion Unit
Address: P.O. Box 1112-10100 | Nyeri, Kenya
Tel: +254 792 479 969
Email: iportal at