Diamond Export Permit


Head Office

Tel: +254-020-558034, 558787, 556326, 650825
Physical Address: Madini House, Machakos Road, Industrial Area
Postal Address: P.O. Box 30009-00100,Nairobi Kenya
City: Nairobi City County
Email Address: cmg@bidii.com
Website: http://www.minesgeology.go.ke
Operating Hours: 8.00am - 1.00pm and 2pm - 5pm excluding weekends & public holidays.
  • Agency: Mines & Geology department
  • Purpose: Authority to Export a given diamond consignment.
  • Application Fee: No Fee
  • License Fee: No Fee
  • Maximum Processing Time: Within a day
  • Statutes:
  • Gazetted On: 2006-12-31
  • Related Websites: www.minesgeology.go.ke
  • Validity: 14 days
  • Enactment: 1991-12-31
  • Contact Office: Commissioner of Mines & Geology, Chief Mining Engineer & Warden of Mines
  • Resolution Criteria: (1) Approval of the export permit by the Commissioner (2) Lodging (on-line) and passing of the Customs' documentation for the export consignment through the Customs' Simba System
  • License Type: License/Permit
Requirements for obtaining license
  • (i) Licensed diamond miner or holder of a special diamond dealers license incorporating export license
  • (ii) Lodge with the commissioner five copies of dully filled export permit for the diamond
Downloadable Application Forms