KISM is a national body for professionals in the practice of procurement and supply chain management in Kenya. The Institute draws its mandate from the Supplies Practitioners Management Act No.17 of 2007.
A member of the Institute is a person who holds a valid Registration Certificate. A person is entitled for registration if he or she undergoes a prescribed certificate, diploma, and degree or research course of training and passed the appropriate examinations from accredited institutions.
Individuals in the public, development /NGO and private sectors can apply for KISM membership. Persons practicing or students pursuing careers in procurement and supply chain management in Kenya are encouraged to enroll for KISM membership.