Registrar General

Mrs. Mary Njuya OGW- Registrar General

The division is responsible for:

  • Safekeeping and maintenance of marriage records in Kenya.
  • Licensing and Gazetting church ministers to perform marriages under the Marriage Act.
  • Performing Civil marriages under the Marriage Act.
  • Registering adoptions under the Children’s Act.
  • Registrar of the College of Arms.

Functions and responsibilities:

  1. Registration of Societies under the Societies Act.
  2. Registration of building societies.
  3. Registering of Books and Newspapers under the Books and Newspapers Act