1. Facilitation of sugar imports and exports.
  2. Surveillance activities – monitoring sugar imports at Mombasa port, recording impounded sugar and making periodic visits to border points.
  3. Ensuring compliance with regulations by monitoring development of registered sugar projects and carrying out bi-annual inspection of licensed sugar mills to ensure adherence to licensing conditions.
  4. Ensuring compliance with COMESA safeguards and EAC, bilateral and tripartite treaties.
  5. Annually evaluate and license sugar and jaggery mills and issue molasses procurement permits for effective regulation of the sugar industry.
  6. Conducting verification of industrial sugar users’ capacities.