The Immigration and Deportation 2010

Act Number: 
Act Number 18 of 2010

Date of Assent: 13th April, 2010

An Act to consolidate the law relating to immigration; provide for the appointment of a Director-General of Immigration and other immigration officers and provide for their powers and functions; promote a human rights based approach and culture in respect of immigration controls; regulate the entry, exit and remaining within Zambia of immigrants and visitors; provide for prohibited immigrants and other specified persons and their deportation from Zambia; provide for, and regulate, immigration consultants; create an environment of cooperation with other public institutions and promote an integration of functions and harmonisation of operations among public institutions controlling borders and activities at ports of entry; repeal and replace the Immigration and Deportation Act, 1965; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.

[16thApril, 2010

ENACTED by the Parliament of Zambia

Acts of Parliament (Post 1997)