• Accreditation of Certification Bodies

    Accreditation of Certification Bodies

    KENAS offers accreditation to Certification Bodies offering Management Systems Certification, Process, Product & Service Certification, and Personnel Certification
  • KENAS – The Sole National Accreditation Body (KENYA)

    KENAS – The Sole National Accreditation Body (KENYA)

    KENAS is committed to providing competent and cost-effective accreditation services that meet and exceed expectations of Conformity Assessment Bodies (CABs).
  • Our Competent Staff

    Our Competent Staff

    Our pride is our competent staff, whose service assures transparency, quality and utmost integrity.
  • Our Customer Service

    Our Customer Service

    “Accreditation helps consumers get assured on the confidence in quality products and services you purchase”
  • Testing & Calibration Laboratory Accreditation

    Testing & Calibration Laboratory Accreditation

    Accreditation by KENAS provides formal recognition that testing and calibration laboratories are competent for specific tasks following the ISO/IEC 17025 Standard.
  • Medical Laboratory Accreditation

    Medical Laboratory Accreditation

    Accreditation: Supporting medical laboratories achieve quality healthcare services.



Accreditation is the third-party attestation related to a conformity assessment body conveying formal demonstration of its competence…

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Click here to access the e-learning modules which are a valuable resource for gaining insights into accreditation.



  1. 1
    Directory of Accredited CABs
    The following is a list of conformity assessment bodies that KENAS has accredited
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  2. 2
    Testing and Calibration
    The Testing and Calibration pillar in KENAS provides accreditation for the recognition of the technical competence of a testing and calibration laboratory for a specific task following ISO/IEC 17025:2005…
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  3. 3
    Health and Safety
    The Health and Safety Pillar of KENAS has five accreditation schemes…
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    Inspection and Verification
    The KENAS Inspection and Verification accreditation program, provides Inspection bodies and  Verification conformity assessment bodies with a means of demonstrating to their customers their superior competence and professional excellence skills in executing inspection and verification mandates in conformance to ISO/IEC 17020 international standard…
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    The Certification Pillar in KENAS offers accreditation to management systems, product, process and service certification bodies..
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Read the latest issue of the newsletter here: Issue No. 20

Issue No. 20

Click here to access previous issues of the Accreditation Newsletter.


  1. 1
    Public Notice: KS372 Passenger Vehicle Body Construction
    KENAS, NTSA, and KEBS entered into a MoU in 2016 to enhance quality in vehicle body inspection. The KS372 Standard for Passenger Vehicle Body Construction is to be implemented in May 2017. Click here for more details.
  2. 2
    Suspension of Agriq-Quest Lab Accreditation
    Click here to access the official statement in regards to the Suspension of Agriq-Quest Laboratory Accreditation.
  3. 3
    2017 is the African Year of Quality Infrastructure
  4. 4
    Launch of Accreditation of Point of Care Testing (ISO 22870 & ISO 15189)
    Click here to access the Press Release on the Launch of Point of Care Testing (POCT) Accreditation.
    Click here to access the presentation on UNITAID/EGPAF Project to Optimize Early Infant HIV Diagnosis through the Introduction of POCT.
    Click here to access the POCT In Canada and at ISO/TC 212 Presentation.
    Click here to access the presentation on CDC and support for POCT Accreditation.
    Click here to access Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CSLI) Presentation on POCT.
  5. 5
    Public Sector Assurance Website
     www.publicsectorassurance.org. Visit the Public Sector Assurance website to access case studies that illustrate the value of conformity assessment, from around the world in key policy areas. These studies are backed up with research.
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    ISO 17021- 2015 Transition Document