Kenya: Electoral legislation

Updated May 2022

Current Constitution

Constitution of Kenya; ratified by a Constitutional referendum on 4 August 2010,(accessed 1 April 2022).

Electoral laws

Elections Act No. 24 of 2011

The Elections Campaign Financing Act 2013

The Election Offences Act 37 of 2016

Electoral management bodies

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Act No. 9 of 2011

Political parties

Political Parties Act 11 of 2011


Publication of Electoral Opinion Polls No. 39 of 2012

Repealed legislation

Constitution of Kenya, revised 2009, [www] [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 15 July 2010).
Constitution of Kenya (Amendment) Act, 2009 [PDF document, opens new window] (offline 10 August 2022).