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 Chair Hon Omondi Anyanga, DG Mr.James Keter and Director Compliance Mr.John Opar held talks with officials of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CSNC) led by President and CEO Rumina Velshi at the sidelines of the 67th Regular Session of the @iaeaorg General Conference.

The 67th IAEA General Conference starts today! If you couldn’t make it to Vienna, you can still be part of it online. Follow #IAEAGC or watch live here: https://atoms.iaea.org/3Ry3yed

The opening plenary of the 67th regular session of @iaeaorg General Conference kicked off today in Vienna, Austria. The Kenya delegation is headed by Ambassador @MaryMugwanjaKe, Kenya's Head of Mission in Austria.

Our Deputy Director for Licensing and Standards Michael Atogo and Senior Nuclear Inspector Sarah Thandi arrived in Cairo for an @iaeaorg technical cooperation scientific visit to the Egyptian Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Authority.

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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