1. Development and review of the regulatory framework for the tea sub sector;
  2. Licensing of tea manufacturers and registration of tea dealers along the value chain;
  3. Compliance monitoring, inspections/audits of tea factories and tea traders to enforce relevant laws and standards;
  4. Surveillance inspections on illegal dealings in tea;
  5. Development and review of tea Standards in collaboration with Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) and other international standards development bodies;
  6. Tea quality analysis to enhance market access.
  7. Capacity building and technical assistance to Counties.
  8. Pre-import conformity assessment and approval of tea imports;
  9. Dissemination of information to stakeholders on tea matters.
  10. Consultation with tea industry stakeholders in the development of policies and regulations;