To provide effective regulatory control in the utilisation of radiation and nuclear technology for social economic development


Safe and Secure and Peaceful utilisation of  Nuclear Technology

Core Values

  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Consistency
  • Teamwork
  • Innovation

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-ionizing 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

Our DG @chumba_james and Senior Principal Nuclear Inspector Eric Ngotho on a tour of the @knrakenya National Lab and Regional Centre for Radiation Safety and Nuclear Security in Oloolua, Kajiado County earlier today.


The @iaeaorg (IAEA) regional training course on the security of radioactive sources in use and storage held in Nairobi ended today.


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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