The Border Management and Trade Facilitation Bill, 2018

Parliamentary Period: 
Third Session of the Twelfth Assembly

The objects of this Bill are to—
(a) provide for co-ordinated border management and control
for the efficient movement and clearance of goods;
(b) give effect to the provisions of agreements on one-stop
border posts;
(c) provide for simplified arrangements with adjoining States
relating to the movement and clearance of goods;
(d) establish control zones and provide for powers of officers
in control zones;
(e) provide for the development, management and
maintenance of border infrastructure;
(f) authorise the application of the Laws of Zambia and the
laws of adjoining States in onestop border posts;
(g) repeal and replace the One Stop Border-Control Act,
2009; and
(h) provide formatters connected with, or incidental to, the

Bill Stage: 
First Reading