Vision, mission & Core values2018-05-24T09:15:44+00:00


To be a comprehensive and reliable source of personal legal records and vital statistics for the country


To create, maintain and preserve records of all births and deaths events occurring in Kenya and of Kenyans occurring abroad for planning, research and enhancement of security.

Core values

In discharging its functions, the department is guided by the following core values

  1. Professional integrity and excellence
  2. Transparency and accountability
  3. Zero tolerance to corruption
  4. High standards of safety and security
  5. Discipline and courage
  6. Teamwork
  7. A strong commitment to quality customer service
  8. Respect for human rights
  9. Fairness and impartiality
  10. Timely, efficient and ethical service delivery