History

  • The Commission dates back to 1954 when Civil Service Commission was established by British Colonial Government following Holmes Commission Report, 1948;
  • Civil Service Commission was advisory to the Governor in matters of appointments;
  • At independence in 1963 it was enshrined in the constitution and renamed Public Service Commission;
  • Independence Constitution had Regional PSC’s but abolished in 1964 following constitutional amendments;
  • It is the oldest Constitutional Commission and its mandate has expanded over the years.
  • The Commission then constituted of a chairman, a deputy chairman and fifteen members all appointed by the President.
  • The Commission, since then, has handled matters of human resource management in the public service especially the civil service and local authorities.
  • Constitution of Kenya, 2010 promulgated on 27th August 2010 reconstituted the Commission with a redefined and expanded mandate and a lean membership.

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Mission

missionhouseTo Reform and Transform the Public Service for Efficient and Effective Service Delivery.

Vision

missionhouseA Citizen-Centric Public Service.

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Physical Address:  Harambee Avenue Nairobi Kenya

P.O.BOX:   30095, 00100, Nairobi, Kenya

Telephone:   +254 (020) 2223901-5, 2227471-5

FAx:   +254 (020) 2214791

Mobile:   +254-724-253807,+254-724-253807, +254-735-800282,+254-735-800282

Email:   psck@publicservice.go.ke

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