In the legal Notice 78 of 15/07/2005, KEBS (Kenya Bureau of Standards) signed a contract with JEVIC (Japan Export Vehicle Inspection Centre) Co ltd for pre-export verification of conformity to standards for used road vehicles.
KEBS has since issued a notice of termination of the contract with Jevic Co ltd. The contract which expires on 15th January 2015 will not be renewed. This means that only vehicles inspected by Jevic Co ltd that conform to the required standards, as of 15th allowed in the country.
New contracts for the inspection of motor vehicles will be implemented effective 16th January 2015 following procurement of the inspection agents through an open tender process. The public will be notified in good time of the selected inspection agents effective 16th January 2015.