Schemes in Kenya are required under section 23 to apply for registration in order to be allowed to operate. The application for registration shall be made in a prescribed form. The Authority shall consider the application and proceed to register the scheme and forward to the applicant a certificate of registration. Where the application is not acceptable the applicant will be notified in writing the reason(s) for refusal.

For more details on registration of a retirement benefit scheme refer to the relevant legislation (The Retirement Benefits (Occupational Retirement Benefit Schemes) Regulation, 2000 & The Retirement Benefits (Indivual Retirement Benefit Schemes) Regulation, 2000)