Renewal of the Annual Practicing License for contractors is now open until June 30th 2018. All penalties have been waived
You can now access NCA services at all Huduma Centers across the country.
Following a successful pilot programme in 15 centers, the Authority has now rolled out the services in all Huduma Centers.
“NCA is dedicated to optimizing service delivery for our clients,” NCA Executive Director Dr. Daniel Manduku said, shortly after the new staff were assigned to their respective stations. “In addition to our regional and liaison offices, you can now access our services alongside other critical governRead More
The taskforce in charge of drafting the Construction Industry Policy was officially commissioned by the Principle Secretary, State Department of Housing, Urban Development and Public Works Mr. Charles Hinga. The taskforce is chaired by the Institution of Engineers of Kenya’s Eng. Jane Mutulili and vice-chaired by Kenya Institute of Public Policy and Research’s Victor Mose. Other institutions represented in the 46 man taskforce in addition to the National Construction Authority (NCA) include the State Departments of Infrastructure, Public Works and Housing, the Architectural AssociationRead More
The National Construction Authority has officially waived all penalties attached to renewal of the Annual Practicing License for contractors, dating as far back as 2014. the renewal period commenced on 1st May and will close on 30th June 2018. This follows the activation of the contractor renewal portal on the same date, a month sooner than it has previously done so to give ample time for the carrying out of the process, as the financial year winds down to a close. Previously, penalties for those who fail to renew within the stipulated period are charged at thrice the renewal fee as setRead More
National Construction Authority’s Executive Director, Dr. Arch. Daniel Manduku represented the Authority at the 5th Devolution Conference held from 23rd -27th April, 2018 in Kakamega County.
Dr. Manduku and Kiambu Governor, Hon. Fredinand Waititu were among the officials on the panel during the Urban Development, Housing, Infrastructure and Energy session and contributed to the discussion on bridging the gap towards affordable housing for all, a pertinent topic in line with the government’sRead More
The NCA Continuous Professional Development (CPD) trainings continued last week with two separate trainings in Nairobi and Athi River.
The first training took place on the 5th and 6th of April at the Sportsview Hotel, Kasarani, and was open to all registered contractors, covering the Nairobi and Kiambu regions. Over 650 contractors were in attendance at the two day training, themed Project Cash Flow Management. Contractors present were sensitized on opportunities in and requirements for performancRead More
The proposed joint demolition exercise of unsafe buildings and structures by the National Building Inspectorate (NBI) commenced on Wednesday, 14th March, 2018 in the Imara Daima area. Since then, further demolitions have taken place in Sinai and Zimmerman on 15th March and 21st -23rd March, 2018 respectively. Heavy rainfall experienced across the country in the last two weeks caused delays in completion of the exercise. NBI is a multi-sectoral agency formed through a presidential directive to inspect already occupied buildings in order to ensurRead More
The National Construction Authority on Thursday, 15th March signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Finance Corporation, allowing for a legal and operational cooperation framework for the implementation of the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Road Construction project by the World Bank in Kenya. NCA Executive Director Dr. Arch. Daniel Manduku appended his signature to the agreement during the launch of the SME Road Construction project at the World Bank's Delta Centre offices in Upper Hill, Nairobi .The event was presided over by IFC Country Manager forRead More
The Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS), Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban Development Hon. Chris Obure on Wednesday, March 14th 2018 paid a visit to the National Construction Authority Headquarters’ in Upper Hill. The visit was part of the CAS’s familiarization tour of the Ministry’s departments and agencies as he takes up his new role of enhancing the coordination of activities within the Ministry. Hon. Obure was received by NCA Executive Director Dr. Daniel Manduku, accompanied by Eng. Henry Amaje, Ms. Anne Kiusya and Qs. Jennifer Musyimi, allRead More
The National Construction Authority has called for the collapsing of processes in order to ease the procedure of doing business in the construction industry. Speaking at a media stakeholder’s breakfast at the Intercontinental Hotel, NCA Executive Director Dr. Daniel Manduku sought the support of the Chief Guest Mr. Charles Hinga, who has just assumed the office of the Principal Secretary, State Department of Housing and Urban Development. “There is need to push for radical legislation in order to collapse the numerous procedures within the industry,” he said. “In Kenya, it takesRead More
The National Construction Authority held a stakeholders meeting in Narok town on Friday, 9th March 2018. The meeting, held at at the Mara Frontier Hotel, was attended by representatives from the County Commissioner's Office, the Narok County Government, the National Environmental Authority (NEMA), the Narok Contractors Association and the Narok Vocational Training College. Also present were contractors, suppliers, developers, consultants and construction workers all based in the county. Speaking at the event, NCA Regional Offices Manager Arch. Stephen Mwilu emphasised on the need for comRead More