Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) is a Government parastatal under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The Institute was established on 2nd May 2002 upon the coming into force of the Industrial Property Act 2001. Previously the Institute existed as Kenya Industrial Property Office (KIPO), which was established in February 1990 after enactment of the Industrial Property Act, CAP 509 of the Laws of Kenya.
VISION: To be a centre of excellence in training, protection and promotion of Industrial Property Rights in a competitive global market.
MISSION: To administer industrial property rights through; protection, provision of information and training, and promotion of inventive and innovative activities for social economic development.
Location and Contacts: We are located in at Weights and Measures Premises, Nairobi’s South ‘C’, Popo Rd., Off Mombasa Rd. Tel: , 0702-002020, 0736-002020, 0706-357664, 0706-358049