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Background

Sugar Directorate (SD) is one of the Directorates created under the Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA). The mandate of the Directorate is to regulate, develop and promote the sugar sub-sector in Kenya. The Directorate draws its mandate from the Agriculture and Food Authority Act (Act No. 13 of 2013) section 11(1) and the Crops Act (Act No. 16 of 2013). The Directorate is in the process of developing Sugar Regulations to streamline operations in the sub-sector. The functions of the Directorate are also aligned to the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and Vision 2030.

VISION

To be a World Class regulator in the Agricultural sector.

MISSION

To sustainably develop and promote scheduled crops value chains through effective regulation for economic growth.

CORE VALUES

Professionalism

  • Integrity
  • Customer Focus
  • Team work 
  • Innovativeness