The Kenya Copyright Board registers copyright works of musical, audio visual, literary and artistic nature. 

  • The work must be of original authorship.
  • The work  should also be in tangible format, including digital format
  • Two copies of the work should be submitted with the application form
  • The application forms should be duly filled and commissioned by a Commissioner for Oaths.
  • The application form should be submitted with registration fee of Ksh1000 per work.  (The payment should be made at the Kenya Commercial Bank and the deposit slip remitted to KECOBO.)
  • A Certificate shall be issued where the application is successful.


      To pay for the Registration of Copyright Works via MPesa;

        1. Go to m-pesa menu
        2. Select lipa na m-pesa
        3. Select paybill
        4. Enter paybill no. 522052
        5. Enter account number:
                -To pay for the Registration fee: TYPE R/TITLE OF COPYRIGHT WORK
        6. Enter amount
        7. Enter pin and send