Courts

Establishment of the Court

The Supreme Court is established under Article 163 of the Constitution as the final arbiter and interpreter of the Constitution

Composition of the court

The Court comprises of the Chief Justice, who is the President of the Court, the Deputy Chief Justice, who is the Vice-President of the Court and five other Judges

Jurisdiction

Exclusive original jurisdiction to hear and determine disputes relating to the elections to the office of President arising under Article 140 of the Constitution.

The Court has appellate jurisdiction to hear and determine appeals from the Court of Appeal and any other court or tribunal as prescribed by national legislation.

However appeals can only be;

As a matter of right where the case involves interpretation or application of the Constitution or a matter certified by the Supreme Court or the Court of Appeal as one that involves a matter of general public importance.

The Supreme Court may review a certification by the Court of Appeal and either affirm, vary or overturn it.

Render advisory opinion at the request of the National Government, any State organ, or any County Government with respect to any matter concerning County Government

Determine the validity of a declaration of a state of emergency; an extension of such a declaration or any legislation enacted or action taken in consequence of a declaration of a state of emergency.

Appeals from a tribunal constituted under Article 168 of the Constitution on removal of Judges from office.

 

Objective of the Court

These are provided for in Section 3 of the Supreme Court Act, No. 7, of 2011

  1. Assert the supremacy of the Constitution and the sovereignty of the people of Kenya;
  2. Provide authoritative and impartial interpretation of the Constitution;
  3. Develop rich jurisprudence that respects Kenya’s history and traditions and facilitates its social, economic and political growth;
  4. Enable important constitutional and other legal matters, especially matters on transition to the new Constitution be determined with due regard to the circumstances, history and cultures of the people; and
  5. Improve access to justice.

 

Seat of the Court

The Court sits in Nairobi at the Supreme Court building and is deemed to be properly constituted for purposes of its proceedings when five of the judges are sitting. Being the highest court in the land, all other courts are bound by its decisions

(L-R) Hon Lady Justice Njoki Ndungu, Hon Justice Prof J.B. Ojwang, Hon Lady Justice Philomena Mwilu,  Hon Justice David Maraga, Hon Justice Mohammed K. Ibrahim, Hon Justice Dr Smokin C. Wanjala and Hon Justice Isaac Lenaola.

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Supreme Court Cause List as at May 10, 2019
 1 file(s)  181 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 10, 2019 Download
Updated as 30 Jan CAUSE LIST – Supreme Court
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Cause List, Downloads February 1, 2019 Download
NAIROBI CIVIL APPLICATION No. 201 of 2018
 1 file(s)  223 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts Decisions, Rulings November 19, 2018 Download
Petition (Application) No. 27 of 2018
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Supreme Court November 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Causelist as at 2nd November 2018
 1 file(s)  326 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court November 2, 2018 Download
In the Court of Appeal, Nairobi. Decisions delivered on Oct 12, 2018.
 1 file(s)  87 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions October 19, 2018 Download
Updated Supreme Court Cause List – From 5th oct 2018
 1 file(s)  106 downloads
Cause List, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court October 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court decision delivered on September 19, 2018
 1 file(s)  158 downloads
Courts Decisions, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions October 3, 2018 Download
Petition 7 of 2018 between Mohamed A.Mahamud and Ahmed A. Mohamad & 3 others – Wajir Application to Adduce Additional Evidence
 1 file(s)  249 downloads
Applications, Courts Decisions, Election Petitions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions October 2, 2018 Download
Court of Appeal, Nairobi – Cause List – September 2018
 1 file(s)  81 downloads
Cause Lists, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Downloads September 6, 2018 Download
Cause List as at 3rd August, 2018
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court August 1, 2018 Download
Court of Appeal decisions delivered on July 27, 2018.
 1 file(s)  112 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions July 27, 2018 Download
Martin Wanderi & 9 others vs Engineering Registration Board & 4 others
 1 file(s)  306 downloads
Courts Decisions, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions July 27, 2018 Download
Causelist July 13- Sept 21, 2018
 1 file(s)  172 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court July 13, 2018 Download
SUCCESSION CASE FLOW CHART IN SUBORDINATE COURTS
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Magistrates Courts July 6, 2018 Download
CRIMINAL – TRAFFIC CASE FLOW CHART IN SUBORDINATE COURTS
 1 file(s)  30 downloads
Magistrates Courts July 6, 2018 Download
Causelist July – September 2018
 1 file(s)  138 downloads
Cause List, Supreme Court, Supreme Court July 5, 2018 Download
Causelist July 2- August 6, 2018
 1 file(s)  49 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court July 3, 2018 Download
Civil Application No (1). 13 of 2018 Alfred Mutua_
 1 file(s)  213 downloads
Courts Decisions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions June 27, 2018 Download
Causelist June to August
 1 file(s)  60 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court June 22, 2018 Download
In the Court of Appeal, Nairobi. Decisions delivered on June 22, 2018.
 1 file(s)  173 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions, Downloads June 22, 2018 Download
Nairobi Election Petition Appeal No 12 of 2018
 1 file(s)  93 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions, Downloads June 22, 2018 Download
Simplified Resource Tool on Inheritance and Related Family Law Practice in Kenya
 1 file(s)  6761 downloads
Downloads, Family Court Matters, High Court, Publications, Reports, Reports June 14, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Causelist
 1 file(s)  90 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court June 13, 2018 Download
Nairobi, Court of Appeal Election Petition Appeals decisions delivered on Friday, June 8, 2018.
 1 file(s)  121 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Downloads June 8, 2018 Download
ANTI-CORRUPTION CASE NO 8 OF 2018
 1 file(s)  330 downloads
Courts Decisions, Downloads, Magistrates Courts, Rulings June 5, 2018 Download
CAUSE LIST 4TH JUNE TO 30TH JULY 2018
 1 file(s)  130 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 30, 2018 Download
Chief Magistrate’s Court Machakos Law Courts CM’s Civil Registry Causelist for Dismissals
 1 file(s)  55 downloads
Cause Lists, Magistrates Courts May 24, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Causelist May 16-June 29, 2018
 1 file(s)  57 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 15, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List as at May 3 2018
 1 file(s)  47 downloads
Cause List, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List as at 27 April 2018
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List as at 26 April 2018
 1 file(s)  21 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 4, 2018 Download
In the Court of Appeal, Nairobi. Decisions delivered on April 20, 2018
 1 file(s)  99 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts Decisions, Downloads April 20, 2018 Download
Election Petition Appeal No. 1 Of 2018. (Consolidated With Election Petition Appeal No. 3 Of 2018). Japthet Muroko & Zacheus Okoth Oliech Vs Independent Electoral & Boundaries Commission, Joseph Mele Eroo, Returning Officer Nairobi County & Kioko Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion. (Coram: Nambuye, Gatembu & M’inoti, JJ.A.).
 1 file(s)  54 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Downloads April 17, 2018 Download
Cause List. Service Week. Monday, 16 April 2018. Employment and Labour Relations Court, Nairobi.
 1 file(s)  343 downloads
Cause Lists, Downloads, ELRC, Employment and Labour Relations Court, Employment and Labour Relations Court, Notices April 13, 2018 Download
Frequently Asked Questions on Election Appeals to the Court of Appeal
 1 file(s)  48 downloads
Court of Appeal, Downloads, Notices April 4, 2018 Download
Form 110 – Summons for Rectification of Grant.
 1 file(s)  806 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 109 – Summons for Confirmation of a Grant within six months under section 71 (3) of the Act.
 1 file(s)  518 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 108 – Summons for Confirmation of Grant ( General Form).
 1 file(s)  1019 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 104 – Summons (General Form).
 1 file(s)  2270 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 103 – Return of Grants made or confirmed.
 1 file(s)  245 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 93 – Petition by Attorney of Executor for letters of administration with written will annexed, executor being absent from Kenya and there being no executor within Kenya willing to act.
 1 file(s)  193 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 90B – Limited rant of Letters of Administration ad litem (L. N. 39 of 2009)
 1 file(s)  913 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 89 – Petition for Letters of Administration intestate or with will annexed for sole use of person of unsound mind.
 1 file(s)  218 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 87 – Petition for Letters of Administration with written will annexed of assets unadministered.
 1 file(s)  231 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 86 – Petition for Letters of Administration intestate of assets unadministered.
 1 file(s)  413 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 85A – Petition for Special Limited Grant.
 1 file(s)  1242 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 84 – Petition by way of cross-application for a grant.
 1 file(s)  285 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 82 – Petition to High Court by Attorney of the personal representative for sealing of a grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  289 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 81 – Petition to High Court by personal representative for the sealing of a grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  311 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 80 – Petition for letters of administration intestate.
 1 file(s)  41379 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 79 – Petition for letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  606 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 78 – Petition for probate of written will or for proof of oral will.
 1 file(s)  1042 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 76 – Objection to making of Grant (General Form).
 1 file(s)  936 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 73 – Notice to Principal Registry of Application for a Grant.
 1 file(s)  371 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 72 – Notice to High Court of another country of sealing a grant.
 1 file(s)  166 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 71 – Notice by High Court Registry of Application for sealing a grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  159 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 66 – Notice of withdrawal of Objection.
 1 file(s)  248 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 65 – Notice of withdrawal of Application for Grant.
 1 file(s)  174 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 64 – Notice of withdrawal of answer and cross-application.
 1 file(s)  147 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 63 – Notice of Appointment of Advocate by a personal applicant for a Grant.
 1 file(s)  411 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 62 – Notice of amendment of Application for Grant
 1 file(s)  316 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 61 – Notice by Registry of Objection to Application for Grant.
 1 file(s)  250 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 60 – Public Notice by the Registry of Application for Grant.
 1 file(s)  359 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 59 – Index card – Particulars of application for grant.
 1 file(s)  383 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 58 – Guarantee by sureties for personal representative on sealing for personal representative on sealing of grant of probate or letters of administration issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  185 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 57 – Guarantee by personal sureties (General Form)
 1 file(s)  1447 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 56 – Guarantee by a corporation as surety.
 1 file(s)  142 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 54 – Certificate of Confirmation of Grant.
 1 file(s)  1386 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 50 – Limited grant of Letters of Administration with will annexed to Attorney of Executor absent from Kenya.
 1 file(s)  255 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 45 – Grant of probate of written will.
 1 file(s)  405 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 44 – Grant of probate of oral will.
 1 file(s)  242 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 43 – Grant of letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  202 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 43 – Grant of letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  271 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 42 – Grant of letters of administration with the terms of oral will annexed.
 1 file(s)  253 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 41 – Grant of letters of administration intestate.
 1 file(s)  1408 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 38 – Consent to making a grant.
 1 file(s)  1857 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 37 – Consent to confirmation of grant (General Form).
 1 file(s)  5495 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 37B – Consent of mode of distribution of estate.
 1 file(s)  834 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 30 – Certificate of Principal Registrar that no grant has been made or applied for.
 1 file(s)  368 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 26 – Entry of appearance (General Form)
 1 file(s)  725 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 25 – Answer to petition for a grant.
 1 file(s)  37757 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 17 – Affidavit in support of summons by a child of the deceased ( or if a minor, his representative) under section 35 (3) of the act.
 1 file(s)  278 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 14 – Affidavit in support of summons for the revocation or annulment of grant.
 1 file(s)  763 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 14A – Affidavit in support of petition for revocation of probate of a will and issue of new probate of the same will and a codicil thereto discovered since the grant.
 1 file(s)  243 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 13 – Affidavit in support of summons for rectification of grant.
 1 file(s)  409 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 12 – Affidavit of justification of proposed administrator.
 1 file(s)  1692 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 11 – Affidavit of justification of proposed sureties.
 1 file(s)  1600 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 10 – Affidavit of protest against confirmation of grant.
 1 file(s)  768 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 9 – Affidavit in support of summons for confirmation of grant of administration intestate.
 1 file(s)  975 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 8 – Affidavit in support of summons for confirmation of grant of probate or letters of administration with will annexed.
 1 file(s)  675 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 7 – Affidavit in support of petition by personal representative for sealing of grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  80248 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 5 – Affidavit in support of petition for letters of administration intestate
 1 file(s)  2948 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 4 – Affidavit in support of petition for proof of oral will.
 1 file(s)  578 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 3- Affidavit in support of petition for probate or for letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  5814 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List Upated as at 15 – 3 – 2018
 1 file(s)  15 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists March 15, 2018 Download

 

To access the Supreme Court Cause List, Visit http://kenyalaw.org

Title
Supreme Court Cause List as at May 10, 2019
 1 file(s)  181 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 10, 2019 Download
Updated as 30 Jan CAUSE LIST – Supreme Court
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Cause List, Downloads February 1, 2019 Download
NAIROBI CIVIL APPLICATION No. 201 of 2018
 1 file(s)  223 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts Decisions, Rulings November 19, 2018 Download
Petition (Application) No. 27 of 2018
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Supreme Court November 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Causelist as at 2nd November 2018
 1 file(s)  326 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court November 2, 2018 Download
In the Court of Appeal, Nairobi. Decisions delivered on Oct 12, 2018.
 1 file(s)  87 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions October 19, 2018 Download
Updated Supreme Court Cause List – From 5th oct 2018
 1 file(s)  106 downloads
Cause List, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court October 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court decision delivered on September 19, 2018
 1 file(s)  158 downloads
Courts Decisions, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions October 3, 2018 Download
Petition 7 of 2018 between Mohamed A.Mahamud and Ahmed A. Mohamad & 3 others – Wajir Application to Adduce Additional Evidence
 1 file(s)  249 downloads
Applications, Courts Decisions, Election Petitions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions October 2, 2018 Download
Court of Appeal, Nairobi – Cause List – September 2018
 1 file(s)  81 downloads
Cause Lists, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Downloads September 6, 2018 Download
Cause List as at 3rd August, 2018
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court August 1, 2018 Download
Court of Appeal decisions delivered on July 27, 2018.
 1 file(s)  112 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions July 27, 2018 Download
Martin Wanderi & 9 others vs Engineering Registration Board & 4 others
 1 file(s)  306 downloads
Courts Decisions, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions July 27, 2018 Download
Causelist July 13- Sept 21, 2018
 1 file(s)  172 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court July 13, 2018 Download
SUCCESSION CASE FLOW CHART IN SUBORDINATE COURTS
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Magistrates Courts July 6, 2018 Download
CRIMINAL – TRAFFIC CASE FLOW CHART IN SUBORDINATE COURTS
 1 file(s)  30 downloads
Magistrates Courts July 6, 2018 Download
Causelist July – September 2018
 1 file(s)  138 downloads
Cause List, Supreme Court, Supreme Court July 5, 2018 Download
Causelist July 2- August 6, 2018
 1 file(s)  49 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court July 3, 2018 Download
Civil Application No (1). 13 of 2018 Alfred Mutua_
 1 file(s)  213 downloads
Courts Decisions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions June 27, 2018 Download
Causelist June to August
 1 file(s)  60 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court June 22, 2018 Download
In the Court of Appeal, Nairobi. Decisions delivered on June 22, 2018.
 1 file(s)  173 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions, Downloads June 22, 2018 Download
Nairobi Election Petition Appeal No 12 of 2018
 1 file(s)  93 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts, Courts Decisions, Downloads June 22, 2018 Download
Simplified Resource Tool on Inheritance and Related Family Law Practice in Kenya
 1 file(s)  6761 downloads
Downloads, Family Court Matters, High Court, Publications, Reports, Reports June 14, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Causelist
 1 file(s)  90 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court June 13, 2018 Download
Nairobi, Court of Appeal Election Petition Appeals decisions delivered on Friday, June 8, 2018.
 1 file(s)  121 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Downloads June 8, 2018 Download
ANTI-CORRUPTION CASE NO 8 OF 2018
 1 file(s)  330 downloads
Courts Decisions, Downloads, Magistrates Courts, Rulings June 5, 2018 Download
CAUSE LIST 4TH JUNE TO 30TH JULY 2018
 1 file(s)  130 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 30, 2018 Download
Chief Magistrate’s Court Machakos Law Courts CM’s Civil Registry Causelist for Dismissals
 1 file(s)  55 downloads
Cause Lists, Magistrates Courts May 24, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Causelist May 16-June 29, 2018
 1 file(s)  57 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 15, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List as at May 3 2018
 1 file(s)  47 downloads
Cause List, Downloads, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List as at 27 April 2018
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 4, 2018 Download
Supreme Court Cause List as at 26 April 2018
 1 file(s)  21 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists, Supreme Court, Supreme Court May 4, 2018 Download
In the Court of Appeal, Nairobi. Decisions delivered on April 20, 2018
 1 file(s)  99 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts Decisions, Downloads April 20, 2018 Download
Election Petition Appeal No. 1 Of 2018. (Consolidated With Election Petition Appeal No. 3 Of 2018). Japthet Muroko & Zacheus Okoth Oliech Vs Independent Electoral & Boundaries Commission, Joseph Mele Eroo, Returning Officer Nairobi County & Kioko Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion. (Coram: Nambuye, Gatembu & M’inoti, JJ.A.).
 1 file(s)  54 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Downloads April 17, 2018 Download
Cause List. Service Week. Monday, 16 April 2018. Employment and Labour Relations Court, Nairobi.
 1 file(s)  343 downloads
Cause Lists, Downloads, ELRC, Employment and Labour Relations Court, Employment and Labour Relations Court, Notices April 13, 2018 Download
Frequently Asked Questions on Election Appeals to the Court of Appeal
 1 file(s)  48 downloads
Court of Appeal, Downloads, Notices April 4, 2018 Download
Form 110 – Summons for Rectification of Grant.
 1 file(s)  806 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 109 – Summons for Confirmation of a Grant within six months under section 71 (3) of the Act.
 1 file(s)  518 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 108 – Summons for Confirmation of Grant ( General Form).
 1 file(s)  1019 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 104 – Summons (General Form).
 1 file(s)  2270 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 103 – Return of Grants made or confirmed.
 1 file(s)  245 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 93 – Petition by Attorney of Executor for letters of administration with written will annexed, executor being absent from Kenya and there being no executor within Kenya willing to act.
 1 file(s)  193 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 90B – Limited rant of Letters of Administration ad litem (L. N. 39 of 2009)
 1 file(s)  913 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 89 – Petition for Letters of Administration intestate or with will annexed for sole use of person of unsound mind.
 1 file(s)  218 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 87 – Petition for Letters of Administration with written will annexed of assets unadministered.
 1 file(s)  231 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 86 – Petition for Letters of Administration intestate of assets unadministered.
 1 file(s)  413 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 85A – Petition for Special Limited Grant.
 1 file(s)  1242 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 84 – Petition by way of cross-application for a grant.
 1 file(s)  285 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 82 – Petition to High Court by Attorney of the personal representative for sealing of a grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  289 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 81 – Petition to High Court by personal representative for the sealing of a grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  311 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 80 – Petition for letters of administration intestate.
 1 file(s)  41379 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 79 – Petition for letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  606 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 78 – Petition for probate of written will or for proof of oral will.
 1 file(s)  1042 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 76 – Objection to making of Grant (General Form).
 1 file(s)  936 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 73 – Notice to Principal Registry of Application for a Grant.
 1 file(s)  371 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 72 – Notice to High Court of another country of sealing a grant.
 1 file(s)  166 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 71 – Notice by High Court Registry of Application for sealing a grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  159 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 66 – Notice of withdrawal of Objection.
 1 file(s)  248 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 65 – Notice of withdrawal of Application for Grant.
 1 file(s)  174 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 64 – Notice of withdrawal of answer and cross-application.
 1 file(s)  147 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 63 – Notice of Appointment of Advocate by a personal applicant for a Grant.
 1 file(s)  411 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 62 – Notice of amendment of Application for Grant
 1 file(s)  316 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 61 – Notice by Registry of Objection to Application for Grant.
 1 file(s)  250 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 60 – Public Notice by the Registry of Application for Grant.
 1 file(s)  359 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 59 – Index card – Particulars of application for grant.
 1 file(s)  383 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 58 – Guarantee by sureties for personal representative on sealing for personal representative on sealing of grant of probate or letters of administration issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  185 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 57 – Guarantee by personal sureties (General Form)
 1 file(s)  1447 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 56 – Guarantee by a corporation as surety.
 1 file(s)  142 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 54 – Certificate of Confirmation of Grant.
 1 file(s)  1386 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 50 – Limited grant of Letters of Administration with will annexed to Attorney of Executor absent from Kenya.
 1 file(s)  255 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 45 – Grant of probate of written will.
 1 file(s)  405 downloads
Family Court Matters March 26, 2018 Download
Form 44 – Grant of probate of oral will.
 1 file(s)  242 downloads
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Form 43 – Grant of letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  202 downloads
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Form 43 – Grant of letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  271 downloads
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Form 42 – Grant of letters of administration with the terms of oral will annexed.
 1 file(s)  253 downloads
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Form 41 – Grant of letters of administration intestate.
 1 file(s)  1408 downloads
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Form 38 – Consent to making a grant.
 1 file(s)  1857 downloads
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Form 37 – Consent to confirmation of grant (General Form).
 1 file(s)  5495 downloads
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Form 37B – Consent of mode of distribution of estate.
 1 file(s)  834 downloads
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Form 30 – Certificate of Principal Registrar that no grant has been made or applied for.
 1 file(s)  368 downloads
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Form 26 – Entry of appearance (General Form)
 1 file(s)  725 downloads
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Form 25 – Answer to petition for a grant.
 1 file(s)  37757 downloads
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Form 17 – Affidavit in support of summons by a child of the deceased ( or if a minor, his representative) under section 35 (3) of the act.
 1 file(s)  278 downloads
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Form 14 – Affidavit in support of summons for the revocation or annulment of grant.
 1 file(s)  763 downloads
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Form 14A – Affidavit in support of petition for revocation of probate of a will and issue of new probate of the same will and a codicil thereto discovered since the grant.
 1 file(s)  243 downloads
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Form 13 – Affidavit in support of summons for rectification of grant.
 1 file(s)  409 downloads
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Form 12 – Affidavit of justification of proposed administrator.
 1 file(s)  1692 downloads
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Form 11 – Affidavit of justification of proposed sureties.
 1 file(s)  1600 downloads
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Form 10 – Affidavit of protest against confirmation of grant.
 1 file(s)  768 downloads
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Form 9 – Affidavit in support of summons for confirmation of grant of administration intestate.
 1 file(s)  975 downloads
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Form 8 – Affidavit in support of summons for confirmation of grant of probate or letters of administration with will annexed.
 1 file(s)  675 downloads
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Form 7 – Affidavit in support of petition by personal representative for sealing of grant issued in another country.
 1 file(s)  80248 downloads
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Form 5 – Affidavit in support of petition for letters of administration intestate
 1 file(s)  2948 downloads
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Form 4 – Affidavit in support of petition for proof of oral will.
 1 file(s)  578 downloads
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Form 3- Affidavit in support of petition for probate or for letters of administration with written will annexed.
 1 file(s)  5814 downloads
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Supreme Court Cause List Upated as at 15 – 3 – 2018
 1 file(s)  15 downloads
Cause List, Cause Lists March 15, 2018 Download

Click on the link below to download a summary of the fees and costs. 

Click on the link below to download the Service Delivery Charter

SERVICE DELIVERY CHARTER BROCHURE

Location

The Supreme Court Registry is located in Nairobi. The Court may have other sub registries as the Chief Justice may determine from time to time. 

General Values and Principles

The guiding principle in the registry procedures and processes is having due regard and utmost care for customers. The processes are informed by the following values

  • Professionalism
  • Respect
  • Courtesy
  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Humility
  • Openness
  • Patriotism
  • Timeliness
  • Sensitivity to persons with special needs and vulnerable groups

Working Hours

The Supreme Court Registry official working hours are 8.00am to 5.00pm or otherwise directed by the Chief Justice

Click on the link below for the steps in filing a case

STEPS IN FILING A CASE

THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE

Supreme Court Building
City Hall Way, Nairobi
P.O. Box 30041 – 00100, Nairobi
Tel. +254 20 2221221
chiefjustice@judiciary.go.ke
www.judiciary.go.ke

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