Food Directorate is  mandated to;

  1. Registration of growers , grower associations and dealers in food crops or food crop products
  2. Licensing of Processors,
  3. Licensing of warehouses and warehouse operators
  4. Licensing imports and exports
  5. Quality assurance of food and food crops produce through:
  • Development of food safety standards in collaboration with other Government agencies.
  • Capacity building of county Governments and food crops stakeholders.
  • Development of a food crops produce and products traceability system
  • Development and promotion of  best practices across the food crops value chains