How do I apply for a Petroleum License
To apply for a license, visit our online licensing portal https://portal.erc.go.ke:8443/site/login. You will be required to register as a user and then access credentials will be sent to the indicated email address.
Using the access credentials, you will be required to log into your profile. Fill in the required details with correct information. Depending on the licence category selected, you will be required to attach soft copies of the documents as listed by the system.
You are cautioned not to leave any space blank without attaching the requisite document. On completion of attachment and after being satisfied with the filled in information, you will be required to click “submit”.
How much does a petroleum business license cost?
No licensing fees are charged at the moment for petroleum business licenses
How long does it take for one to obtain a petroleum business license?
An application will take a maximum of 30 days from the date of successful submission of the application to the response either by grant or deferral of a license. In case a license is deferred one will be notified the specific reasons.