Frequently Asked Questions

1. How much will it cost me to drill a borehole?

There is no standard cost for drilling a borehole. Kindly talk to us so we can give you a quote.


2. What is required of me?

  • Borehole license from the Ministry of Water
  • Nema Report
  • Geological/Hydrological Survey done by a Registered Geologist.
  • Authorization from Water Resource Management Authority ( WRMA )

Incase you do not already have these documents, kindly talk to us and we will guide you in acquiring them.


4. What is a hydro-geological report?

This is a report from the geologist that gives the accuracy of the depth of the water and best site to drill a borehole.


5. Why do I need a NEMA report?

A NEMA report is a mandatory requirement before drilling of the borehole for the purpose of conducting an environmental impact assessment test.


6. Why do I need water analysis report?

After drilling the borehole and doing test pumping, Kisima Drilling will take a water sample to the government laboratory for testing. The test results in a water analysis report that indicates whether or not the water is safe for domestic/industrial consumption.