Kiambu Municipality

Kiambu is a town in Kiambu County, Kenya within the Nairobi Metropolitan Region. It has an urban population of 88,869. It is the capital of the Kiambu County, which bounds the northern border of Nairobi. Other proximate towns are Ruiru, Gatundu, Limuru and Kabete.

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ProjectStart DateEnd dateAmount Awarded (kes)
1Improvement of secondary sewerage system in Kiambu municipality (Procurement of 1no sewer flushing truck unit, sewer rod kits ,1no backhoe and 1no sewer root cutter01/08/201829/07/201950,696,600.00
2Upgrading of gravel roads to bituminous standards (Kiambu Bypass road 2km) and Kiambu Bus park01/08/201830/07/2019103,666,118.00Download

Municipal Annual Urban Investment Plan and Budget - FY 2018/2019

Municipal Annual Urban Investment Plan and Budget - FY 2018/2019

Kiambu Municipality Spatial Plan

Kiambu AUIP 2019-2020

Municipality Manager

Joshua Mwangi Muthee

Duties and Responsibilities

As provided in the Kiambu Municipal Charter, the Urban Areas and Cities Act, 2011 and the Urban Areas and Cities (Amendment) Act, 2019, the Municipal Manager has the following duties and responsibilities: 

  1. Secretary of the Kiambu Municipal Board and ex-officio member of the Board
  2. Implementing the decisions and functions of the Board of the Municipality;
  3. Preparing and presenting for approval of the Board of the Municipality an annual estimate of revenue and expenditure to fund and carry out the programmes and operations of the Board;
  4. Being principally responsible for building and maintaining a strong alliance and effective working relationships between the board of the Municipality and the civil society, private sector, and community based organizations;
  5. Causing to be prepared, transmitted to the Board of the Municipality, and distributed to the public at least an annual report on the activities and accomplishments of the departments and agencies comprising the executive branch of the Municipality;
  6. Acting as an ex-officio member of all committees of the Board of the Municipality;
  7. Fully responsible for the proper conduct of the executive and administrative work and affairs of the Municipality.

The Municipal Manager shall have the power and shall be required to:

  1. Exercise supervision over all departments and agencies of the Municipality and provide for the coordination of their activities;
  2. Enforce the provisions of this Charter, Municipal By-laws, and all applicable laws;
  3. Exercise powers granted to the Municipal Manager in this Charter, By-laws and applicable laws concerning the appointment and removal of certain officers, employees, and members of committees of the Board of the Municipality;

Kiambu Municipality

Physical Office Address;
Kiambu County Offices
Red Nova 1st Floor Room F13


Thomas Kimari Kamau

Vice Chairperson

Ruth Wanjiku Waithera


Joshua Mwangi Muthee