To be the independent custodian of justice in Kenya


To deliver justice fairly, impartially and expeditiously, promote equal access to justice, and advance local jurispudence by upholding the rule of law

Our Mandate

The Judiciary derives its mandate from the Constitution of Kenya, Article 159 provides that:

  • Judicial authority is derived from the people and vests in, and shall be exercised by, the courts and tribunals established by or under this Constitution.
  • In exercising judicial authority, the courts and tribunals shall be guided by the following principles...