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Employees to contribute to Govt housing fund - 7 months ago, 14 June 18:37

By: Citizen Reporter

The National Treasury has announced plans to set up a fund to raise capital to finance the construction of social housing units across the country.

The envisioned National Social Housing Development Fund will finance the construction of low cost houses, as the housing sector remains a key development pillar for the government.

Treasury cabinet secretary Henry Rotich said the move would ease pressure on the National Housing Corporation (NHC) to focus on mobilizing resources to fund other housing projects.

To finance the new body, the Treasury will make changes to the employment act, which will see employers and employees contribute monthly to the fund.

The Treasury plans to deduct a maximum of Ksh5,000 from an employee’s gross salary with employers also contributing a similar amount.

“I propose to amend the Employment Act to provide that an employer shall contribute to the National Housing Development Fund, in respect of each employee’ in his or her employment ...
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