Published On: Thu 13 , April, 2006

IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred by section 3 of the Petroleum Development Fund Act, 1991, the Minister for Energy makes the following Order:-


THE PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ORDER, 2006
1.  This Order may be cited as the Petroleum Development Levy (Amendment) Order, 2006.

2.  The Petroleum Development Levy Order, 1992, in this Order referred to as the ‘principal order', is amended by deleting paragraph 3 and replacing it with the following new paragraph -

  1. There shall be paid a levy on all petroleum fuels consumed in Kenya with a tariff code and description specified in the first and second columns, respectively, of the Third Schedule, at the rates specified in relation thereto in the third column of that schedule.
    Provided that the levy shall not apply to petroleum fuels in the first column purchased by the Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) and supplied for the generation of electricity to M/S Aggreko International Projects Limited, contracted under the Government of Kenya funded Emergency Power Supply Project before 31st December, 2007.

3. The principal Order is amended by deleting the Third Schedule and substituting therefor a new Third Schedule as specified in the Schedule to this Order.

THIRD SCHEDULE                                                                         (para .3)

Tariff Code                 Description                                   Rates of Levy KSh

2709.00.10               Condensates                           400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710.00.21               Aviation spirit (gasoline)            400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710.00.22               Motor spirit (gasoline),              400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
   premium

THIRD SCHEDULE                                                                         (para .3)

Tariff Code                      Description                                    Rates of Levy KSh

2710.00.23                  Motor spirit (gasoline),               400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
                                 regular
2710.00.24                  Jet fuel (spirit type)                   400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710.00.25                  Special boiling point spirit          400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
                                 and white spirit
2710.00.29                  Other light petroleum oils          400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
                                 and preparations                    
2710.00.32                  Kerosene                                 400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710.00.39               Other Medium petroleum                400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
                              oils and preparations
2710.00.41              Diesel oil (industrial, heavy,          400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
                              black, for low speed marine
                               and stationery engines)
2710.00.43                Other gas oil                              400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710.00.44              Residual fuel oils (marine               400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
                                Furnace similar fuel oils
                               engines) of 125 cSt
2710.00.45                  Residual fuel of 180 cSt            400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710.00.46                  Residual fuel oils of 280 cSt       400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2710000.47                 Other Residual fuel oils              400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2711.11.00                  Liquefied natural gas                 400.00 per 1,000 litres at 20°C
2711.12.00                  Liquefied propane                     400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
2711.13.00                  Liquefied butanes                      400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C

THIRD SCHEDULE                                                                         (para .3)

Tariff Code                    Description                                      Rates of Levy KSh

 

2711.14.0                   Liquefied ethylene,                    400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
                                 Propylene, butylenes and
                                 Butadiene
2711.19.00                  Other liquefied petroleum          400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
                                 gases
2711.21.00                  Natural gas in gaseous state      400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
2711.29.00                  Other petroleum gases              400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
2713.20.00                  Petroleum bitumen                    400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
2713.90.00                  Other residues of petroleum        400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
                                 petroleum oil or oils obtained
                                 from bituminous minerals
2714.10.00                  Bituminous or oil shale and          400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
                                 sands
2714.00.00                  Bitumen and asphalt or               400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C
                                 asphalts and asphaltic rocks

2715.00.00                  Bituminous mixtures                  400.00 per 1,000 Kg at 20°C

4.  This Order shall come into effect on 1st May, 2006.
Dated the 10th April, 2006.
H O OBWOCHA,
Minister for Energy.

 
 
 
 
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