Regulating the use of Radiation and Nuclear Technology to safeguard
Society and the Environment


Safe and Secure Nuclear Technology

Core Values

  • Professionalism
  • Reliability
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Integrity

Welcome to Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority.

Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority is a body corporate on radiation protection, nuclear safety, nuclear security, nuclear safeguards and non-ionzing radiation. KNRA hosts the EU-CBRN Regional Secretariat for the Eastern and Central African Centres of Excellence (CoE) Initiative, comprising 12 member states.


Our Tweets

Know @KNRAKenya operations: The Central Radioactive Waste Processing Facility function is to address the increasing public health and security concerns on radioactive waste,
orphan and disused radioactive sources and intercepted illicit radioactive/nuclear materials.

Know @KNRAKenya operations:
The JKIA/ICDN regional office comprises of two office stations namely: JKIA and Inland Container Deport.

Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority. Our new head office is situated at KASNEB Towers II 9th Floor (Off Hospital Road) in Upperhill. #nuclear #knra


Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority board meeting held on 20th June 2022 by the Human Resource, Administration and Finance Committee (HRAFC). The meeting's agenda was the proposed budget of the year 2022/2023. In attendance Mr. Kakai Kissinger, Ms. Pauline Moranga,

CHANGE OF VENUE: Kindly be informed that the scheduled In-person Public Participation Forum on the Draft Nuclear Regulatory Act Regulations in Nairobi County has been changed to KMTC Nairobi Campus- Clinical Medicine Hall on 6th May 2022.

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Our Strategic Objectives

  1. To strengthen the Regulatory Framework for the effective control of radiation sources,
    radioactive waste management and nuclear technology.
  2. To protect persons, society and the environment from the hazards associated with the use of
    radiation and nuclear technology.
  3. To strengthen national capability for responding to a radiological or nuclear emergency.
  4. Strengthen national, regional and international partnerships in radiation safety and nuclear


Radiation Protection service providers


Licence facility


Radiation workers


Regional Offices