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Teacher Registration is now online!!!

Teacher proficiency course 2012 results AT IV.download

Teacher proficiency course 2012 results P1.download

Teacher proficiency course 2012 results P2.download

The Teachers Service Commission Act 2012 Article 237, requires the commission to register all qualified teachers before they can teach in any public or private institution.  A teacher who meets the requirements for registration will be issued with the certificate of Registration bearing a TSC number within 30 days.  The names of all registered teachers will be published every year.


Applicants are required to apply for registration online and the user-guide is also available.

One should scan and upload the following documents:

  • Certified copies of academic and professional certificates ,the national identity card and(1) passport photo size.
  • Entry and work permits for non-Kenyans.

Deposit Ksh 550 through Direct Banking or Simple Banking .  (KSh 500 is a non refundable registration fee and ksh 50 for Bank Commission Charge to the TSC). For Simple Banking click M-pesa user guide.


The Bank Account details are:

Bank Name: National Bank 0f Kenya - Harambee Avenue Branch, Nairobi

Account Name: Teachers Service Commission - Teachers Registration Fees

Number: 01001000905001

M-pesa details are:

Business Number - 547700

Account Number - 01001000905001

Ensure you have either Bank Deposit Slip Number or Simple Banking generated Code before Proceeding with the application.

Read more onTeacher Registration Press Release ,
Teacher Registration Fees Collection Circular No.21/2012

TSC Act 2012.download

Teacher Registration Press Release.

Teacher Registration Fees Collection Circular No.21/2012.

Teacher Registration User Guide.

Get the list of approved transfers .

To search faster click Edit and then Find type your TSC number in that space and press enter, of your TSC is in the list it will highlight it for you.

Re-advertised posts in the  legal department.

Those who wish to apply for the advertised posts should fill the application form.

To access the Press Release on Cancellation of Teachers Promotion Adverts click here.

To access TSC Organization Structure click here

The New Code of Regulation for Teachers. download

TSC Identity

The Teachers Service Commission launched its logo on 9/11/2000 in a colorful ceremony at the Serena Hotel. Nairobi. The then Director of Education, Mr Sammy Kyungu represented the then Minister of Education as the Chief Guest. The Commission Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Hussein was the host. The then Commission Secretary Mr. Benjamin K. Sogomo was in attendance; the Master of Ceremony was Mrs. Lydia N Nzomo. From 2001, the new TSC logo replaced the Government emblem on TSC letterheads that the Commission had used since inception  1967. 

TSC symbols and Colors

The hands -symbolize TSC's authority in the teaching service. The embracing form of the hands is a sign of its warmth and compassion for its employees.

The motor board -duty to review teaching standards, training and fitness to teach of prospective teachers

Map of Kenya -TSC's area of jurisdiction .The black board -the teaching service. " The book -teachers registers, TSC policies, code, Act, records, knowledge and information.

TSC letters and the sun's rays -supply of TSC teachers to all public schools in Kenya

The circle and platform -the scroll with the TSC motto represents the unity of purpose in its mission, flexibility and adaptability to changes.

Black -national aspirations

Gold -leader in the teaching service

Blue -TSC's vision as in 'the blue sky is the limit'