Welcome to KMLTTB

Making Testing a Safe reality...

KMLTTB is an agency established by the Act of Parliament No. 10 of 1999 to provide regulation of the medical laboratory sciences practice in Kenya. 

The board plays a critical role in the National Health infrastructure by assuring that medical diagnostic services holistically meet expected standards, from personnel, equipment, reagents to safety requirements.

KMLTTB works with local, regional, international, regulatory and scientific partners to ensure that Kenya’s Medical Laboratory Science Sector is reliable and fully compliant to current and emerging  capacities.

Our Partners


An accountable, effective and efficient regulatory body promoting quality medical laboratory services for all.


To protect the health of all Kenyans by ensuring compliance with standards for training, research, practice and business in Medical Laboratory Services sub-sector.

Core Values

  • Professionalism
  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Accountability and Transparency
  • Innovation
  • Ethical
  • Team work


Head Office

ACK Gardens House, Fouth Floor, First Ngong Avenue

P.O. Box 20889-00200,
Nairobi, Kenya.

+254 20 273 1391, +254 714 702 685

ethical medical laboratory practices..

“Our call is a sacred commitment to a set critical duties defined by Medical Laboratories’ function in the National Health Services.. There is no room for complacency we have to deliver quality based services every time”

Dr. Abdulatif Ali,

Registrar, CEO - KMLTTB



Registered Personnel


Accredited Training Institutions


Accredited Labs

Our Business

In a nutshell, the business of KMLTTB can be summarize into three broad functions. These functions are executed through various services provided by the board. 


KMLTTB formulates policies and operational guidance in regards to laboratory officers, utilities and practice standards in Kenya.


The board is charged to ensure that Medical Lab Sciences sector complies with all established laws, policies and practices requirements


The board sets and regulates standards  for safety, training, registration and licensing of medical laboratory practitioners and facilities in Kenya.

Our Online Services

KMLTTB has been a pioneer innovator. We have deployed various services to enhance our service delivery. 

Facilities Registry Directory

View details of facilities licensed details to offer Medical Laboratory services

Practitioners Register

Search details of technicians and technologist as registered with the Board

TUP eCampus

Learner/Instructor? Log in to the Technicians Upgrades project eLearning portal

Verify Staff Details

Enter warrant card number to Verify details of the field and technical staff

The Team

The leadership of the Board comprises of dedicated professionals.

Ms. Caren Kavere

Head of Shared Services

CPA. Koech Kipkemoi

Head of Finance and Accounting

Dr. Abdulatif Ali


Mr. Musa kadenge

Head of Procurement

Mr. Patrick Kisabei

Executive Officer

Ms. Binta Tsala

Head of Validation

Report Unethical Practices

KMLTTB enforces regulatory deterrence on unethical practices in Medical Laboratory Sciences sector. The board collects information from a variety of sources  including members of the public, surveillance, inspection, enforcement officers and the media.

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ACK Gardens 1st Ngong Avenue, Nairobi

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+254 20 273 1391, +254 714 702 685

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