The State Department is headquartered at Ardhi House in community where all National Lands matters and other concerns are managed. The Ministry has digitized over 3 million land records and also maintains a library full of the filed paper records for reference. We have records dating back to 1900, over 100 years old records are securely stored in both digital and paper records. We provide the online portal for land owners and buyers to carryout transactions such as search, transfer of ownership etc.
Survey of Kenya is established under the colonial government
Land registries across the Country are established
District Land registries are formed
New Constitution introduces community land management policy
Ministry of Lands is merged with Housing and Urban Development
Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning is retained