KEPHIS Kisumu Regional Office

Welcome to KEPHIS Kisumu Office

Service Regions

KEPHIS Kisumu regional office is situated at Kenya Ports Authority-ICD office along Kisumu-Kibos Road.  The regional office covers nine (9) counties in Nyanza and part of the Western Region namely; Kisumu, Siaya, Homabay, Migori, Kisii, Nyamira, Kakamega, Vihiga and Busia counties.

The office has other affiliated offices including Busia Plant Inspection Unit located at Busia Custom’s yard, Isebania Plant Inspection Unit located at Isebania Custom’s yard, Kisumu Pier office situated at Kisumu Pier and Kisumu International Airport office located at Kisumu International Airport.

The regional office has been in operation in the region since January 2006.

The major services offered include;

1. Seed Certification services
  • Licensing of seed sellers
  • Registration of seed crops
  • Seed Field Inspections
2. Phytosanitary services
  • Plant Inspection and the border points
  • On-farm inspections
  • Issuance of Phytosanitary Certificates (PC)
  • Issuance of Plant Import Permits (PIP)
  • Nursery inspection and certification
  • Facility inspection/ certification
  • Farm visits (pest management)
3. Plant Variety Protection
  • Establishment of NPT and DUS trials and data collection
4. Farmer Advisory Services
  • for walk-in customers/farmers, farm visits, and during exhibition, field days, and Agricultural shows


Kisumu Regional Office Contacts:

P.O. Box 7094-40100 Kisumu
PH: 254-057-2024776 | 020-3597209
Cell: 0728-607098
Fax: 254-057-2024727
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