List of Credit Reference Bureaus in Kenya



There is a total of three Credit Reference Bureaus in Kenya as listed by the Central Bank of Kenya. The work of Credit Reference Bureau is to inform the citizens about outstanding loans and loan defaults.

In our modern Kenya,if you default HELB loan,your name will find its way to CRB,if you default a bank loan,your name will be forwarded to CRB.So CRB is a very important institution in Kenya.

For you to secure employment in any government office,you have to clear from CRB,HELB,CID and EACC.But you can begin with CRB,which we have listed below

  1. Credit Reference Bureau Africa Limited (Trading as TransUnion) Chief Executive Officer: Ms. Rose Kinuthia

Postal Address: P.O. Box 46406 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 3751799/3751360/2/4/5

Fax: +254 – 020 – 3751344

E-mail: [email protected]


Physical Address: CRB Centre, Prosperity House, 2nd Floor, Westlands Road, Nairobi

  1. Metropol Credit Reference Bureau Limited Managing Director: Mr. Sam Omukoko

Postal Address: P.O. Box 35331 – 00200, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 2713575

E-mail:  [email protected]


Physical Address: 1st Floor, Shelter Afrique Centre, Upper Hill, Nairobi

  1. Creditinfo Credit Reference Bureau Kenya Limited

Ag Chief Executive Officer: Mr. Stephen Kamau Kunyiha

Postal Address: P.O. Box 38941 – 00623, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 3757272

Mobile: +254 735 880880 / +254 718 842833

E-mail: [email protected] ; [email protected]


Physical Address: Park Suites, Suite 12, 2nd Floor, Parklands Road, Nairobi