TSC number application in kenya is done online on the official TSC website. TSC number is a unique identification number given to qualified teachers in Kenya. Once you have successfully completed your studies as a teacher at university or college, you will be required to register with the Teachers service commission (TSC) before you teach in any public or private school.
After successful registration you will be issued with the TSC registration certificate that contains TSC number within 30 days of application.
Note that its a criminal offense to give false information willfully to TSC. If you are convicted of the offence, you will be required to pay fines of up to KES 100,000 or face 12 months imprisonment or both according to section 44 of TSC Act No. 20 of 2012.
Tsc number online registration requirements
Here are some of the requirements/documents you need to have when applying for TSC number in kenya.
- Certified copies of academic and professional certificates
- National identity card
- Bank deposit slip
- One passport size photos
- KRA pin
- GP69 form(medical form)
- Certificate of Good Conduct
- Entry and work permits for non-Kenyans.
During registration you will be required to scan and upload these docoments.
TSC number registration fee is KES 1,055. Payment of these fees should be made to the TSC Registration Bank Account National Bank of Kenya (Direct Banking to
A/C No. 01001000905001 or Simple Banking using m-pesa Pay Bill Business Number
For Duplicate Certificate Application (Duplicate TSC certificate is given to those who have lost, misplaced or whose TSC registration certificate has been destroyed),TSC registration fee is KES 2055/- deposited to the TSC Registration Account National Bank of Kenya Direct Banking to A/C No. 01001005707400 .Obtain the bank deposit slip after payment since you will be required to scan and upload it to the TSC website.
Without further adu, lets jump in and look in detail how to apply for TSC Number/certificate online in kenya.
How To Apply For TSC Number/certificate online
-TSC does not accept any paper work.
-Type in your ID/passport and surname and click NEXT
– Fill in all the required details.
-All sections of the TSC number registration MUST be completed in full.
-Attach the scanned copies of original documents where necessary.
_Select mode of payment and finalize the application.
How to check TSC number registration status
You can track the progress of your registration by visiting the TSC portal. Key in your id number or passport number to see your TSC number registration status.
Click on the TSC registration pdf guide to learn more on the current TSC minimum academic requirements, why they may refuse to register you, revoke certificate of registration, remove your name from the register among others.