Kiambu County building approval rates (How to get building permit).

Kiambu County building approval rates (How to get building permit).

Kiambu County building approval rates (How to get building permit).

 Kiambu County Building Approval  Process and Rates

Kiambu county building approval rates  and process summarized here. Here is the steps;
A) Obtain a survey plan from Survey Kenya

You need to visit the Survey of Kenya offices in the Ministry of Land departments to obtain a survey plan. A survey plan from Survey of Kenya is a required document when applying for a building permit. This process takes one day to complete.

B) Submit the drawings  online on County  eDevelopment Application Management System

NOTE: The following documents are required here;
i. Architectural drawings
ii. A survey plan from Survey of Kenya;
iii. Ownership documents
iv. Up-to-date rates payment receipts.
v. Structural plans (for maisonette/commercial/apartments)

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The Architect (registered in the county online portal) submits all the structural and architectural drawings  for approved using an online platform eDevelopment Application Management System . These are the steps;

  1. Register with County self-service portal
  2. Submit the plans
  3.  Pay for permit fees. The County Council will issue an invoice that must be paid, this can take up to 2-3 weeks to be obtained
  4. Obtain architectural plans approval notification
  5. Submit architectural plans for signing
  6. The drawings are reviewed by all relevant departments simultaneously. Once the structural and architectural drawings are approved and are signed by the planning officer.
  7. Obtain authenticated architectural plans and construction permit


Building Plan Approval Fees

Building permit fee is based on the size of the building and done per square metres/fts . The fees includes:

  • Building plan approval fee
  • Construction sign board fee
  • Application fee
  • Inspection of building
  • Occupation certificate

Also Check: Construction approval process; NEMA, NCA Approval

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