The Ministry in conjunction with Special Economic Zones Authority has developed Draft Amendments to the SEZ Regulations 2016 with the aim of increasing the efficiency of the Special Economic Zones programme in the country providing clarity in the operationalization of the Special Economic Zones Act and the programme implementation.

ThDraft Amendments to the SEZ Regulations 2016 , Stakeholder Comments Form (Feedback Template), and other reference documents namely; SEZ Regulation 2016 Legal  Notice  No. 147, and SEZ Act, No. 16 of 2015  are available for download.

All feedback to be submitted via email at by Tuesday 23rd February 2021.

Towards the finalization of amendments, the Ministry has organized three (3) virtual stakeholder consultation workshops via Zoom Webinar to be held on 24th, 25th and 26th February 2021 from 9:00 am – 12:00 noon for respective groups as shown below:

Day 1. 24th, February 2021: Ministries, Department and Agencies/ Council of Governors/ County Government/Development Partners
Day 2. 25th, February 2021: SEZ Developers/Operators/Enterprises/KEPSA/KAM/ KNCCI/AMCHAM/British Chambers
Day 3. 26th, February 2021: Academia/Experts and other interested Parties

Click here for the SEZ Regulations Amendments webinar registration.

Further inquiries regarding the consultative meetings could be channelled to SEZ Authority Tel: 0207863971 or email:

1. Draft Amendments to the SEZ Regulations 2016
2. Stakeholder Comments Form (Feedback Template)

Other reference documents for download
3. SEZ Regulation 2016 LN.147
4. SEZ Act, No. 16 of 2015