The Kenya Communications Act 1998 vests the Communications Authority of Kenya with adjudicative powers in the discharge of its statutory mandate of licensing and regulating telecommunications, radiocommunication and postal services within the country. The Authority has on a number of occasions exercised these powers in a bid to ensure provision of communication services and effective competition in the provision of such services. 

Below are rulings and determinations made since the Authority’s inception.

Filename Size
An Adobe Acrobat file Determination No.2 of 2016 on Terrestrial Broadcast Signal Distribution on Pricing and Access Framework (1) 3.03 MB
An Adobe Acrobat file Determination on Essar Telecom Kenya Ltd vs. Air Touch Connections Ltd 8th January 2010 167.25 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Determination on Interconnection Rates for Fixed and Mobile Telecommunications Networks Infrastructure Sharing and co-location and Broadband Services in Kenya - 16th August 2010 99.65 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Determination on retail and Interconnection rates among the Fixed and mobile Telecommunications Networks in Kenya - 22nd February 2007 42.89 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Petition 14 of 2014-Supreme Court Media Summary 2 MB
An Adobe Acrobat file Ruling on Internet Service Providers dispute on services offered by Telkom Kenya Limited - 6th August 2004 96.82 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Ruling on shutdown of Royal Media Services broadcast transmitters 273.53 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Ruling on the appeal by KenCell Communications Limited now Celtel Kenya over interconnection rates for payphones in the matter between KenCell and Telkom Kenya Limited - 31st October 2001 69.93 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Short messages services SMS interconnection termination rates - Addendum to interconnection determination No 2 of 2010 - 1st January 2011 956.79 KB


Determination No. 1 of 2013 on Cost-Based Terrestrial Digital Broadcasting Signal Distribution Tariffs – 16th December 2013

Filename Size
An Adobe Acrobat file Addendum No. 1 to Determination No. 1 of 2013 548.6 KB
An Adobe Acrobat file Determination No. 1 of 2013 2.07 MB

  • Determination on Interconnection Rates for Fixed and Mobile Telecommunications voice service in kenya: "Addedum No.3 to Interconnection determination No.2 of 2010" -27th November 2012
  • Determination on Interconnection Rates for Fixed and Mobile Telecommunications Networks, Infrastructure Sharing and co-location, and  Broadband Services in Kenya - 16th August 2010 
  • Determination on Essar Telecom Kenya Ltd vs. Air Touch Connections Ltd, 8th January 2010