The Cost of printing promotional/campaign posters & flyers in Nairobi, Kenya

Color & black ‘n’ white printing is a vital part of publishing, transactional -printing whether on large scale processes or individual use it is crucial in our day to day lives. Serving a dynamic purpose in communication, from newspapers, books, flyers, posters, brochures, signs, ID and business cards.

newspapers, books, flyers, posters, brochures, signs, ID and business cards printing.

Moreover, we have come to accept this industry in professional fields such as court offices, banks, universities, schools and in government and non- government agencies. Even so when it comes to printing student’s notes or project work.

In Kenya, every 5 years the importance and scale of this industry comes to light as the country is plunged into an electioneering period. It is at this time that vibrant posters, flyers, brochures and handouts litter the streets, walls and basically any unrestricted surface.

newspapers, books, flyers, posters, brochures, signs, ID and business cards.

The volume of color & monochrome campaign posters produced during this period is immense and the cost of production can be overwhelming. To add insult to injury, basic economics comes to play in that demand outstrips supply. This in turn provides some firms with a leeway to hike prices leading to greater incurred costs to the consumer.

Below is an outline of the average rates in the Nairobi metropolitan area following a 2022 survey.








Black & white printing



5Kes- 15Kes

Black & white printing


A4/A3 Glossy paper

8Kes- 25Kes              

Black & white printing



5Kes- 20Kes

Full color printing




Full color printing


A4 Glossy paper


Full color printing


A3 Glossy paper


Full color printing

Comprehensive Technical Providers has been in this service industry for over 15 years. With great expertise and top notch production quality, they set the bar in this competitive industry with printing costs as low as Kes 2/= per page and even lower for photocopying.

The company is certified under Kopiken & KEKOBO while providing secure and strict confidentiality in its operations. The company follows best practices and follows water-tight privacy policies.

Good news even as the prices seem high, there are printing shops in Nairobi, Kenya that have mastered this operation coming up with the best printing services offers .Having your own photocopying or printing machine might be expensive if it is not in your budget or unnecessary if your workload is not frequent (Here is a link to affordable photocopier and printers in Nairobi) Therefore getting the best photocopying and printing dealer is the best decision you can make.

For individuals, organizations, companies and NGOs looking for competitive rates in the production & delivery of bulk posters, flyers and supporting document. CTP should be on top of their list.