The Export Processing Zones Authority (EPZA)
The Export Processing Zones Authority (EPZA) is a State Corporation under the Ministry of Investments, Trade & Industry (MITI), established in 1990 by the EPZ Act CAP 517, Laws of Kenya.
The Mandate of the EPZA includes:
- Development of all aspects of the Export Processing Zones (EPZ) with particular emphasis on the provision of advice on the removal of impediments to, and creation of incentives for, export-oriented production in areas designated as export processing zones;
- Regulation and administration of approved activities within the export processing zones;
- Protection of government revenues and foreign currency earnings.