eCitizen NTSA

eCitizen NTSA: Driving license checker[2019]

eCitizen NTSA Driving license checker is a tool that has been set aside by the government to assist individuals examine or inspect whether their driving license is valid or original. So in this short tutorial, all be showing you how to check whether your driving license is original or not. First what are the requirement to hold a driving license in kenya.No driving license will be provided to a person…

  • Under the age of sixteen years
  • Under the age of eighteen (18) years, except in respect of motor cycles; or
  • Endorsed in respect of matatus and motor-omnibuses, unless he

  1. Is over the age of twenty-four (24) years; and
  2. Has for not less than four (4) years held a license endorsed in respect of motor-cars or commercial vehicles.

Remember that you are required by NTSA to renew your driver’s license once a year or after three years depending on the option you took. Make sure to carry the driving license when driving since it may be needed by the police for inspection.

NOTE: Driving license may be endorsed to permit the holder to drive one or more classes of motor vehicle.

How to check driving license validity[NTSA]

1.By using the NTSA APP

Using the NTSA APP ,you can check the validity and status inquiry of your driving license. The National Transport and Safety Authority[ NTSA APP ] can also perform all other inquiries regarding the transport sector.


1)You can check the Inspection status of your motor vehicle.
2)You can check the status of your Driving Licence.
3)You can check your Road Service and Licencing status.
4)You can check the status of your Sacco Licence
5)You can check the Status of the PSV Licencing.
6)You can check the status of vehicle’s night travel license.

2. Through the eCitizen Driving licence status inquiry

The eCitizen portal also has a good driving license checker tool that anable you to check the status inquiry of your driving license. To do that visit the eCitizen portal for more information. The Portal also offers a variety of government services and payment of the services by having a single account.

3.KRA RTD driving licence checker

This tool enables you to check whether your Driving Licence is ready for collection. This is another way to know if your driving license is valid. To do that visit KRA RTD driving license checker website and use your interim driving license number to check your status.


NTSA Vehicle search enables individuals to search the details of a motor vehicle using the car registration number or the Chassis number.

NTSA contact information

National Transport and Safety Authority
Hill Park Building; Upper Hill
Nairobi Kenya
P.O Box 3602 -00506, Nairobi
Safaricom: 0709 932 000
Telkom:      020 6632 000Call Center:
Safaricom Line: 0709 932 300
Telkom Line: 020 6632 300
Complains:complaints@ntsa.go.keReport corruption here:
integrity@ntsa.go.keE-Citizen Queries:
Safaricom Line: 0709 932 300
Telkom Line: 020 6632 300
NTSA Thika Thika House building, 1st roundabout to Thika from blue Post Hotel, Nkuruma street
NTSA Nyeri Regional Commissioners complex Nyeri, block C, third floor,Opposite the Nyeri Law Courts.
NTSA Meru Angaine Plaza 2nd floor
NTSA Embu Mugo House, Ground Floor
NTSA Nakuru Motor Vehicle Inspection Centre along Nakuru Ravine Road near Show Ground junction
NTSA Eldoret Motor Vehicle Inspection Centre along Police Line Road
NTSA Kericho Kericho County Commissioner’s compound, NTSA MVI Centre
NTSA Kakamega Posta, KRA offices
NTSA Kisii Umoja Plaza, KRA Building
NTSA Kisumu Swan Centre, 1st floor
NTSA Machakos Machakos inspection center,along people’s park road.
NTSA  Voi Porters House, KRA Offices 1st Floor
NTSA Mombasa IMAARA Building, 1st Floor, on Dedan Kimathi Avenue opposite Pandya Memorial Hospital
NTSA Garissa KRA Offices, 1st Floor


Hope the article helped you check the validity of your driving license and understand a few things about eCitizen NTSA portal. Until next time, BYE.

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