KEBS commenced its operations in July 1974. Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) is a State Corporation, whose Statutory mandate inter alia include the provision and promotion of standardization of the specification of commodities and codes of practice, calibration of precision instruments, examination and testing of commodities for conformity to set Standards and/or codes of specifications as well as the manner in which any material or substance may be manufactured, produced) processed or treated
Africert is in a partnership with KEBS to be auditing related activities referring to management system certification Standards including to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 22000 standards to clients since 2016 when the MOU was signed