About Border Management Secretariat (BMS)

The Border Management Secretariat (BMS) was created by the Border Control and Operations Coordination Committee (BCOCC) following the Security laws (Amendment) Act of 2014 section 75, for the purpose of implementing its directives and strategic decisions.

BMS is a permanent Secretariat comprising officers from different Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).

Membership to the Secretariat include:

  • State Department of Interior and Citizen Services (Head and Deputy of the Secretariat)
  • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA).
  • National Intelligence Service (NIS).
  • Department of Immigration.
  • National Police Service (NPS).
  • Administration Police Service (APS).
  • And support staff from the State Department of Interior and Citizen Services.